In 2018, there were 58,693 Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) cases reported up to September 6, 2018. This number was 127% higher than the total cases reported in 2017 for the same period.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates 80 percent of all infections are transmitted by hands. Thus, keeping hands clean can help to prevent the spread of communicable diseases. With good hand hygiene the risk of contracting communicable diseases such as influenza, food poisoning and Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD), can be reduced.
However, clean water and soap may not be available at all times for children to wash their hands. This is when a hand sanitizing kit can help.
Antabax Sanitizing Kit, Your Child’s Hygiene Partner
For ease-of-mind, equip kids with an Antabax Sanitizing Kit. The kit comprising of Antabax Antibacterial Cleansing Wipes, Instant Hand Sanitizer and Hand Sanitizer Spray, will fit well in your child’s back-pack. It is compact and convenient for situations in school and in class when water is
The Antabax sanitizing range can help to kill 99.9% of harmful germs. It is formulated with skin vitamins and Aloe Vera to keep skin healthy and moisturized. Its Derma Protect System contains Micro Moisture Serum which will leave hands soft, smooth and moisturised. Dermatologically tested to be gentle on the most delicate skin, the Antabax sanitizing range is suitable for daily use, even for the little ones.
According to Ms. Mandy Lee, Senior Product Manager, Household and Personal Care Department in Lam Soon’s Marketing Division mentioned that good hand hygiene should be practiced from a young age so that it becomes a habit.
“As a parent, I share the anxiety of kids picking up common infections at school. This is why it is important to teach our children the importance of hand hygiene, how to correctly wash hands and when to wash hands to reduce the spread of infectious diseases. Our aim is to make good hygiene a habit.”
“For times when clean water and soap are not available, the Antabax Sanitizing Kit is an alternative for a quick and easy clean-ups. The kit can be used for hands and also for surfaces such as their desks. Coming into the new year, we wanted to highlight the importance of making simple germ-busting habits a practice,” said Ms Lee.
The Antabax Sanitizing Kit is available at leading pharmacies and retailers nationwide. For your comfort and ease, it is also available online through the Antabax e-store on Lazada, www.lazada.com.my/antabax .
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