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Should I use rubber gloves when cleaning my home?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Gloves can keep harmful chemicals from burning your hands and arms. So why don't people use them more often? Watch as Dr. Oz and expert Steve Laughlin explain in this video why gloves are important when cleaning your home.


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