It's the time of year when germy kids come in contact with older relatives who may be more susceptible to illness. Putting kids in a hamster ball isn't an option, so how can parents ensure their kids are as germ-free as possible? And how long do germs last on surfaces?
Vaccine specialist and infection preventionist Joe Kurland of Children's Minnesota joined host Angela Davis to talk about all things germy.
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