Shaking Hands With A Small Cut

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stressful hand shake.,.,please helppp.,

i was in th meeting this morning with several Arab people.,after the meeting i hand shake with each and everyone of them.,but all of a sudden my nose got itchy so i inserted my small finger inside my nose,.after that i realized that the hands that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...keep your fingers out of your nose. Not only is it a distasteful habit, but I can assure you no one will want to shake your hand if it's covered with boogers.Dr. Bob Read more »

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I'm in healthcare. While in the ER, a known Hep C patient grabbed my hand and shook it before I... Read more »

Follow up HIV OCD.

Dr Bob, please ignore my previous email as this is the correct one. I am sorry to write to you... Read more »
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