Category: Health Benefits

Use of Disinfectant Wipes

Germs are found everywhere around us from kitchen to bathroom, from playing rooms to offices and even in laboratories and industrial settings. Germs are unavoidable and so are diseases caused by them.  You need a piece of cloth, towel or tissue paper to clean the mess, in order to avoid germs. Piece of cloth or tissue paper only clean the mess without killing the germs.

In such situation, you require disinfectant wipes. They are like tissue papers. They don’t only possess the property of cleaning contamination and germs but also disinfecting them. They come in plastic polymer bottles or packets. You can also carry disinfectant wipes in your First aid kits.

Using a towel, sponge or cloth spreads germs instead of killing them whereas as disinfectant wipes kill the germs. Disinfectant wipes can be used to clean kitchen and offices shelves, tables, swings, toys, bathroom floor and sinks. They kill the germs up to 99.9%. they are good against cold and flu and they prevent the growth of molds.

Here are some of the tips to use disinfectant wipes:

  1. Clean the dirty surface with the wipe
  2. After cleaning the surface, you need to keep it wet for at least 4 minutes to kill the germs.
  3. Now when the surface will dry, germs will be killed.
  4. And for solid surfaces, first remove the dirt and then clean it with the disinfectant wipe for effective results.

Disinfectant wipes are highly recommended for effective cleaning of the mess.

How to Choose the Best Littmann Stethoscope

Stethoscopes are the identity of doctors and serve as their companion. Good and stylish Littmann stethoscopes with impressive features are present in the market.
Choosing a suitable stethoscope out of them can be a great ordeal.

Let’s look at the important factors to keep in mind while choosing a Littmann stethoscope:

1.It should be high acoustic sensitivity to detect the heart beats of wide range frequencies.

  1. It must not be heavy to carry at all. This can burden the doctor.
  2. A good stethoscope is multipurpose and is able to detect body sounds from different parts of body apart from heart, which include lungs.
  3. The tubing of stethoscope should not collapse and should rather maintain its shape.
  4. Try to choose a stethoscope which is resistant to alcohol and is durable.
    6. Some stethoscopes come with extra pair of ear tips in case of emergency. Try to get a stethoscope like this.
  5. Prefer getting a stethoscope which is inside latex-free packaging.
  6. It should be easier to clean and should have a good appearance. Try getting it in a matte color which doesn’t get dirty easily.
  7. The ear tips of stethoscope should fit the ears easily and should have a strong grip.
  8. Lastly, the price of stethoscope should be budget friendly.

    These factors will surely help you buy a right stethoscope to fit to your needs and requirements. A good stethoscope is what all doctors need!