Why do you think it is important to cover your mouth when you cough? It’s important to cover your mouth when you cough because it stops the spread of germs.
Why should you always wash your hands before you eat? Washing your hands before eating a meal is a simple and effective method of infection prevention. When you eat without washing your hands, the bacteria and germs that are left on your fingers and palms can be transferred to the inside of your mouth. This can cause illnesses and infections.