Tag Archives: Hand

Lee Highway Pharmacy Homebrewing Hand Sanitizer and Buying Kabobs for the Hospital – ARLnow

An Arlington pharmacy and a neighboring kabob restaurant have partnered to help feed hospital workers. Preston’s Pharmacy (5101 Lee Highway) sits directly across the street from Arlington Kabob (5046 Lee Highway). While business during the pandemic has been active at Preston’s, an essential business, pharmacy owner Frank Odeh said he could tell it’s been hard on… Read More »

Safely Using Hand Sanitizer

Image Español  简体中文 Each of us can help stop the spread of COVID-19 disease by washing our hands regularly with soap and water for 20 seconds – especially after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after coughing, sneezing, or blowing your nose. If soap and water are not available, the Centers for Disease Control… Read More »

Does Your Hand Shake When You Write?

Is a shaking hand necessarily a sign of Parkinson’s disease. The answer is no! The most common cause of a shaking hand when writing or doing other activity is a condition called essential tremor. This problem affects up to 10 million Americans.   It is not associated with any illness and there is no medical… Read More »

By Gamifying Hand Washing, Soapy Might Just Save Civilization

By Yaron Carni of Maverick Ventures Israel The idea for this article germinated in a restaurant bathroom.  Before my meal arrived, I went to the men’s room and saw one of their employees leave a toilet stall and just walk by the sign we all know from public establishments: “Employees Must Wash Hands Before Returning to Work.” Talk… Read More »

Why You Need to Worry About Hand Sanitizer

Find out what type of hand sanitizer to avoid, and how to use hand sanitizers correctly. Elizaveta Galitckaia/Shutterstock You’ve heard the advice since you were young—wash your hands to avoid getting sick. And now hand sanitizer has swooped in as a way to keep our hands clean, even when we’re on the go. It comes… Read More »