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How hygiene habits have changed since we first Words Dr Lisa Ackerley, Director of Medical and Scientific Engagement, Hygiene, at Dettol Pro Solutions

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t’s been over two years since Australia’s first border closures and nationwide lockdowns. Since then, as a nation, we’ve emerged with a greater understanding of the importance of good hygiene and the role we all play in helping protect the community from the spread of germs. As we return to daily commutes, hot desking, shared kitchens, sports games, concerts, hotel stays, travel across the country and beyond our borders, how much have our hygiene habits changed? Let’s look back.