Regarding the H1N1 scam (in my opinion, anyway):
RE: GERMS, germs.....
hand washing is important, hand sanitizers (alcohol based) have there concerns as well. they upset the "good" flora environment on our hands and can be toxic to children, as they always have their hands in their mouths. so go EASY on the squirts.
all i can say is DON'T believe EVERYTHING our media dishes us. follow your intuition not your tv. special thanks to Dr. Amell for the link.