Fresh Start statistics on hygiene
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"Diarrheal Disease due to poor hygiene is the leading cause of death for the homeless."

"Hand washing can reduce the risk of respiratory infections.

"Feminine hygiene products can help reduce the transmission of blood borne diseases."

"Grooming or removing body hair can help inhibit bacterial growth."

At Fresh Start hygiene is important because for many homeless it can be make the difference between life and death.

 Fresh Start Homeless Project Can Help