2 A Glasgow MP wanting us to greet each other with a fist bump
instead of a handshake as it's healthier.
The study found that nearly twice as many bacteria were transferred during a handshake compared to a high-five and significantly fewer bacteria were transmitted during a fist bump.
That study found that a handshake resulted in significantly greater bacteria colonization on the hand than a fist bump.
after which they gave a fist bump
towards the camera.
The spread of infectious diseases is lower with a fist bump because it is faster than shaking hands and there is less surface area exposed, meaning there is less chance for bacteria to spread from person to person.
When there's flu going round or coughs and colds, definitely if you want to touch someone as a greeting a fist bump is much better than a handshake.
Safest of all is a fist bump
, which reduces contagion by 90%.
The two former teammates came out for the opening tipoff in Houston with Bryant extending a fist bump
and O'Neal playfully slapping it away.