Regular, thorough handwashing protects against all kinds of germs, including coronavirus. But should we really be showering every day?
Hand-washing is considered one of the best ways to protect oneself from coronavirus, but in India, water is scarce and people don't care much about regular hand-washing. Murali Krishnan reports from New Delhi.
Hygiene is currently a serious civil duty, but bathing is a cultural institution steeped in tradition. An exhibition in Baden-Baden peeks into the bathhouses of history, revealing insights into power and politics.
The new coronavirus could bring a renaissance to two everyday objects that have recently had a hard time holding their own: paper towels and copper coins. Why? Because they are good for hygiene.
Disposable gloves do not really protect against the new coronavirus. In fact, they can even increase the risk of an infection for several reasons.
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