Right Diagnosis: "It is also important to avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth, which can transmit the virus from your hands into your body."

RightDiagnosis.com is one of the world’s leading providers of online medical health information. The site is an independent, objective source of factual, mainstream health information for both consumers and health professionals. Read what they have to say about touching your face:

http://www.rightdiagnosis.com/f/flu/intro.htm