Will We Handshake Again?
COVID-19 has potentially ended a centries old gesture, the handshake.
Many doctors have said that our hands are a breeding ground for all kinds of germs. That’s why washing them for 20 seconds has been a cornerstone of coronavirus protection.
Infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci said, “You don’t ever shake anybody’s hands. That’s clear.”
So what could replace hand-shaking? The elbow bump? The tip of the hat? A slight nod? Just like most things right now, it will be a work in progress.
The full story really breaks down the number of germs you could have on your hands. You should dive deeper