Global Handwashing Day is October 15

Global Handwashing Day is an annual global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness and understanding about the importance of handwashing with soap as an easy, effective, and affordable way to prevent diseases and save lives. Celebrated annually on October 15, Global Handwashing Day was founded by the Global Public-Private Partnership for Handwashing, and is an opportunity to design, test, and replicate creative ways to encourage people to wash their hands with soap at critical times. Global Handwashing Day is designed to: Foster and support a global and local culture of [...] Read more »

What Healthcare Workers & Patients Need to Know about Staph Aureus & Hospital Acquired Infections

For Healthcare Workers and Patients - Staph aureus and Hospital Acquired Infections Nozin Nasal Sanitizer

  Approximately 30% of the population carry the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus in their noses. The Staph aureus residing in these nasal reservoirs can be a source for hospital acquired infections (HAIs). While Staph is not normally a problem in healthy individuals, those who are in hospitals are at a higher risk of acquiring a serious or even fatal Staph aureus infection. Patients with open wounds, weakened immune systems and with chronic conditions like diabetes, cancer, vascular disease, eczema, and lung disease are particularly vulnerable to Staph infections. These infections may be spread by touch: skin to [...] Read more »

Tips for a Healthy Winter Season

Tips for a Healthy Winter Nozin Blog

The Winter season is settling in and brings cold, cold temperatures, increased risk of infection and less activity. Maintain healthy and restorative patterns to boost your immune system this winter and create healthy habits that set you up for success! Get good sleep. When you sleep, all the internal organs that have been working on your behalf all day get rest, too. Sleep gives your body a breather from stressors and inflammatory processes, and gives good hormones a chance to kick into gear. Sleep deprivation, on the other hand, seriously stresses your [...] Read more »

Nozin is Everywhere You Are for Winter!

Nozin is Everywhere You are for Winter

As the Winter season descends, so does the Cough and Cold season which can make the holidays even more challenging.  The winter season includes increased exposure to disease causing germs as we increase our exposure with holiday parties, visiting friends and family, frequent holiday travel and gatherings, plus increased public crowds at the Malls, Holiday Concerts – all occurring with the extra stress of cold winter weather. Nozin is here to help you have a healthy winter!  Our Nozin® Nasal Sanitizer® is available in a 10 pack of POPswabs® or in the NEW [...] Read more »