Health experts say washing your hands reduces the spread of viruses and other organisms that cause disease. This advice may sound simple; however, experts say a lot of people do not follow it. Infections can spread by touching surfaces that have harmful organisms on them. Shaking hands with another person also can spread infection.Harmful bacteria may enter your body if you touch your mouth, nose, or eyes. Please listen and watch closely as we're going to give you the inside story on hand washing and why it's so important in stopping the spread of bacteria and harmful illnesses. Runtime: 14 Min. WITH PURCHASE OF ANY ENGLISH VHS OR DVD YOU WILL RECEIVE A FREE WRITTEN MATERIAL CD-Rom. The CD-ROM of written materials may include: Leaders Guides, Questions & Answers, Manuals, and Power Points. Contents vary depending on program.