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Sometimes, the dirtiest spots in our homes are skipped during cleaning duty. Here are seven germtastic examples.
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While coughing coworkers and sneezing citizens on the sidewalk may seem like the biggest source of illness, we are actually exposed to a number of...
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Is our addiction to cleanliness making us sick? A steady increase in the number of people with allergies would suggest so. According to the UCLA Food...
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For years, the makers of certain prepackaged foods have touted the idea of “good bacteria” that can assist in the well-being, both physical and...
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The belief that human wounds can heal faster when licked by dogs dates all the way back to ancient Egypt, when dogs were used in healing practices ...
One of my favorite dinners — especially during the chilliest of months — is one that I only have to thaw (hopefully it’s homemade). Even the lousiest...
Germs are sneaky little suckers. We can’t see them with the naked eye, and what’s more, they like to nestle in the corners and crevices of our homes...
We’re willing to bet you don’t wash your grocery totes — a study released this month revealed that only 15% of Americans do. Here’s...
The weather’s increasingly heating up and a great way to cool down is a nice dip in the ocean. But before you don your swimsuit or trunks to hit the...