Coughing Without Covering

The Spread of Germs

Why spread?

The spread of germs can be prevented, but no matter what they will always be there. To help to try to stop this action, we can all participate in covering our mouths whenever we cough or sneeze.

Did You Know?

Facts about germs

  • Nearly 80% of germs that cause sickness are spread by our hands.
  • A single germ can multiply to become more than 8 million germs in one day.
  • One sneeze propels up to 100,000 bacteria in the air