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Old February 17th, 2012, 09:18 AM
Juggaloves Juggaloves is offline
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Alcohol based hand cleansers are effective at reducing the number of viral pathogens on human hands. Cleansing with soap and water is more effective however on cruise ships this is not always a option. Alcohol based hand sanitizer are commonly referred to as "anti-bacterial" hand cleansers but they do kill viruses. Not all hand sanitizer are created equal, try to purchase one made for the medical community not one that smells nice

Now for my opinion, Iím still cruising however these outbreaks may keep my best friend and her baby who will only be 18 months when Iím planning my next cruise from coming.

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