Hands, fingernails, jewelry – everything is covered with bacteria. Because bacteria are transmitted by touch, you should avoid touching certain parts of your body.
Avoid touching your face – Most of the time people are unaware that they are touching their face. However, this must be avoided because bacteria can cause skin infections. You can clean your face in the morning and apply cosmetics, but try not to touch your face throughout the day.
Avoid touching your ears – Ears are really sensitive and people should avoid using their fingers or different objects to clean or scratch them. In case you experience continuous ear itching, consult your doctor. Many diseases are linked to the itchiness.
Avoid touching your eyes – People who use contact lenses have a valid reason to touch their eyes. Or, if you have some dirt in your eye and you have to remove it. According to ophthalmologists, cases of dry eyes, rash and other should be treated by a doctor. Do not solve anything by yourself because redness of your eyes caused by touching leads to other serious problems.
Pay attention to what you put into your oral cavity – Boredom is the main reason why people put their fingers in their mouth. According to a study, one third of all bodily infections is caused by transmitting bacteria from your fingers into your mouth.
What happens when you pick your nose – There is 51 percent higher risk of the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus for those people who put their fingers in their noses.
Dangerous bacteria are also pilled under your nails – Nails must be cleaned or trimmed short in order to avoid risks of bacteria that are located under your nails. Pay attention to how you clean and wash the area under your nails.
Buttocks – It is strongly advised to wash your hands thoroughly after using the bathroom. Bacteria that are located in the anus area can potentially be dangerous to your health.