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Those airport security bins carry more germs than the toilets, scientists say

THOSE AIRPORT SECURITY BINS CARRY MORE GERMS THAN THE TOILETS, SCIENTISTS SAY

Next time you go through airport security, it might be worth washing your hands afterward. According to the results of a new study...

Top Veterinary Articles of the Week: International Animal Disease Mapping, Different View on Cushing's Disease, and more

TOP VETERINARY ARTICLES OF THE WEEK: INTERNATIONAL ANIMAL DISEASE MAPPING, DIFFERENT VIEW ON CUSHING'S DISEASE, AND MORE

International Animal Disease Mapping Dr. Scott Weese/Worms and Germs Blog Any decision can be only as good as the information available...

 
 
 
Whole Wheat Applesauce Muffins Recipe

WHOLE WHEAT APPLESAUCE MUFFINS RECIPE

Substitute white flour for whole wheat in these applesauce muffins to increase the fiber and vitamins! Of all the muffins we have tried,...

Triclosan, a common antimicrobial found in toothpastes and soaps, promotes the development of colon cancer

TRICLOSAN, A COMMON ANTIMICROBIAL FOUND IN TOOTHPASTES AND SOAPS, PROMOTES THE DEVELOPMENT OF COLON CANCER

Where do you draw the line when it comes to avoiding germs? Maybe you're the type who politely declines shaking hands in business meetings,...

 
 
 
These Are the 5 Parts of the Airplane to Avoid, According to Experts

THESE ARE THE 5 PARTS OF THE AIRPLANE TO AVOID, ACCORDING TO EXPERTS

Even with periodic flight delays and crowded airports, I think we can all agree that airplanes are incredible vehicles. They serve...

Alexandra Daddario on the Workout That Keeps Her Physically and Mentally in Shape

ALEXANDRA DADDARIO ON THE WORKOUT THAT KEEPS HER PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY IN SHAPE

Alexandra Daddario is coming clean: She's a germaphobe. In between playing in the park with her two “really disgusting” jobs, traveling...

 
 
 
Lawrence and Jonathan Kasdan on Writing Han Solo's Origin and Figuring Out the Kessel Run

LAWRENCE AND JONATHAN KASDAN ON WRITING HAN SOLO'S ORIGIN AND FIGURING OUT THE KESSEL RUN

A couple weeks ago, I sat down with screenwriters Lawrence Kasdan and Jonathan Kasdan to talk about Solo: A Star Wars Story. I learned...

E. coli-infected salad saga rages on: 31 more sickened, bringing the total to 84

E. COLI-INFECTED SALAD SAGA RAGES ON: 31 MORE SICKENED, BRINGING THE TOTAL TO 84

E. coli linked to romaine lettuce has now sickened 84 people across the US. The CDC says the germ came from Arizona, but it is using...

 
 
 
The 11 Worst Mistakes You're Making When Cleaning the Kitchen

THE 11 WORST MISTAKES YOU'RE MAKING WHEN CLEANING THE KITCHEN

When you're cleaning your kitchen, you need to make sure you're clearing away those germs to keep it nice and tidy, because the kitchen...

48 million people in the U.S. get food poisoning each year; new report reveals the most common germs making us sick

48 MILLION PEOPLE IN THE U.S. GET FOOD POISONING EACH YEAR; NEW REPORT REVEALS THE MOST COMMON GERMS MAKING US SICK

No matter where you bought your food, be it a street vendor or a classy restaurant, if it wasn't prepared properly you can get food...

 
 
 
Your office sponge is gross - here's a better way to clean your coffee cup at work

YOUR OFFICE SPONGE IS GROSS - HERE'S A BETTER WAY TO CLEAN YOUR COFFEE CUP AT WORK

Flickr/Martin Lain If you rely on a cup of coffee or tea to get through the workday, you may wonder just how often it really needs...

NYC Mice Are Carrying Antibiotic-Resistant Germs

NYC MICE ARE CARRYING ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT GERMS

People who live in cities are used to the company of furry vermin. But a new study reveals that mice and men may be sharing much more...

 
 
 

TIMING IS EVERYTHING: RESEARCHERS DESCRIBE GENETIC CLOCKWORK IN GERM CELL DEVELOPMENT

The nematode C. elegans is truly an organizational talent: The tiny animals live for only two to three weeks, with sexual maturity...

Fast food chains might be your healthiest meal options at airports - and it has a lot to do with germs

FAST FOOD CHAINS MIGHT BE YOUR HEALTHIEST MEAL OPTIONS AT AIRPORTS - AND IT HAS A LOT TO DO WITH GERMS

VasenkaPhotography/Wikimedia Commons If you're struggling to decide what to eat before your flight, you're better off getting food...

 
 
 
Simple Ways To Stay Healthy & Always Feel Your Best

SIMPLE WAYS TO STAY HEALTHY & ALWAYS FEEL YOUR BEST

The first few weeks of the year are always the hardest. Long nights, cold days, empty bank accounts, festivities and endless prosecco...

Want to avoid the flu? Don't rush when washing your hands - minimum 20 seconds are needed to kill germs

WANT TO AVOID THE FLU? DON'T RUSH WHEN WASHING YOUR HANDS - MINIMUM 20 SECONDS ARE NEEDED TO KILL GERMS

Our hands are much dirtier than we think, warned a Daily Mail article that urged everyone to regularly and thoroughly wash their hands...

 
 
 
One in six post-operation infections resist antibiotics

ONE IN SIX POST-OPERATION INFECTIONS RESIST ANTIBIOTICS

The worldwide overuse of antibiotics has has meant many germs have evolved to resist the drugs, with some dangerous strains becoming...

Warm Blueberry Ginger Smoothie A.K.A Divine Immunity Boost Shots

WARM BLUEBERRY GINGER SMOOTHIE A.K.A DIVINE IMMUNITY BOOST SHOTS

It's been a dark, cold, wet and gloomy day here. It seems like the sun didn't come up at all! I've also been feeling like my body has...

 
 
 
CDC names top five foodborne illnesses in United States

CDC NAMES TOP FIVE FOODBORNE ILLNESSES IN UNITED STATES

The top five germs that cause illnesses from food eaten in the United States are norovirus, Salmonella, Clostridium perfringens, Campylobacter...

Attending CES 2018? TechCrunch wants to see your company

ATTENDING CES 2018? TECHCRUNCH WANTS TO SEE YOUR COMPANY

CES is a horrible, god-awful experience that will shave years off your life. The casinos, the food, the people, the germs. Horrible....