Time to give up the hand shake and replace it with…

In these times of contagion fear perhaps we should reconsider our traditional meeting gesture. Research shows that the strong handshake is responsible for sharing twice as many “bugs” as the moderate handshake or high five.

The lowest risk contact is the brief fist bump. It might take a little bit of patient education but it’s the way to go.

The men from Aberystwyth did the research a few years ago.

If it’s good enough for the Obamas…

 

 

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