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Disease prevention is an important part of maintaining your child's overall good health. Many preventive strategies are so simple, safe, and effective, allowing you to guard against a variety of potentially serious illnesses, from food-borne diseases to infections caused by ticks and animal bites.

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Hand Washing: A Powerful Antidote to Illness

As early as possible, get your child into the habit of washing her hands often and thoroughly. Hand washing may be the single most important act you and your child have for disease prevention.