Are infectious diseases caused by people not washing their hands?

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No, but the microbes which cause the diseases can spread on people's hands, so good hygiene is an important element of disease control.
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What are the causes of infectious diseases?

Infectious diseases are generally caused by microbes calledpathogens that enter into the body and prevents it from functioningproperly. Infections are caused by bacteria , wh

An infectious disease is a disease that is caused by what?

Infectious diseases are those diseases which are caused by infectious agents (which include microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi, protozoa and virus, as well as some multice

How can infectious disease be caused?

Infectious diseases are caused by the invasion of a microorganism to the body in sufficient concentration /number to produce disease. The severity of the disease is depend up
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Which disease is caused when you don't wash hands?

pretty much any disease or virus that is caught by entering the body. HIV or AIDS can only be caught if you have a cut on your finger, and it's bleeding, and someone's blood t