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Stethoscopes Are More Germy Than Docs&#39; Palms
Next time you ask your doctor to wash hands before an exam, you might want to ask him to clean the stethoscope, too, experts say. Health care workers&#39; hands are notorious for spreading germs in hospitals, but a new study suggests that the stethoscopes ...
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