5 Ways of Preventing Staph Infections
There are some things you can do to prevent a staph infection including:
- Washing your hands
- Not sharing personal items (ie. towels, razors, athletic equipment and clothes)
- Clean broken skin wounds using antibiotic ointment and keep them covered
- Changing tampons frequently
- Wash clothes and bedding using hot water
If you are experiencing any of the signs of staph infection above, it’s best to consult with a medical professional to get a proper medical diagnosis and treatment if appropriate.