Staying inside and social distancing is a great way to minimize the spread of COVID-19. But did you know that the items you buy at the grocery store could be introducing the virus to your otherwise safe home?
Dr. Jeffrey VanWingen took to YouTube to explain why wiping down the handles of your shopping cart is not enough.
According to the National Institutes of Health, COVID-19 is stable on cardboard for up to 24 hours, and 2-3 days on plastic and stainless steel.
In the short video, Dr. VanWingen demonstrates how to sanitize the products you buy, and how to protect your home from infection.
Check out the full video below!
Photo: YouTube/Jeffrey VanWingen