It’s cold and flu season. Getting a flu shot is important, but you should also keep your hands clean. Washing your hands with soap and water is ideal, but using hand sanitizer is the next best option, according to Consumer Reports. The best way to clean your hands is to wash them with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Handwashing removes germs. Hand sanitizer can kill germs, but it doesn’t always get all of them. Happy washing! Read more here.