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The Global Hygiene Council is a group of the world's top experts in hygiene and hygiene-related fields, including microbiology, virology, infectious disease, immunology, and public health. The Council formed in 2006, and continues to reveal the science behind the hygiene headlines, along with practical advice to help the general public prevent the spread of infection at home and when out and about.

The Council currently has 18 members from all over the world, each bringing their own specific scientific expertise.

News

How to tell the difference between Ebola and Flu – the Global Hygiene Council provides reassurance ahead of the influenza season
10/11/2014

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CDC launches its annual ‘Get Smart About Antibiotics Week’ (17-23 Nov) to raise awareness of antibiotic resistance
10/11/2014

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Horizon investigates if decreased exposure to bacteria is responsible for an increase in allergies
28/08/2014

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FSA urges the public to stop washing raw chicken
16/06/2014

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FSA urge public to stop washing raw chicken – but what about safe handling of it?
16/06/2014

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WHO to develop global plan to tackle antimicrobial resistance
03/06/2014

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Saudi review finds over 100 more MERS infections
03/06/2014

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