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New Germ-fighting Catheter Coating May Protect Against Infections

NEW GERM-FIGHTING CATHETER COATING MAY PROTECT AGAINST INFECTIONS

New antibacterial coating for intravascular catheters could one day prevent catheter-related bloodstream infections, reveals a new...

52 'Gross' Things On Amazon That Are Shockingly Popular

52 'GROSS' THINGS ON AMAZON THAT ARE SHOCKINGLY POPULAR

In my opinion, "gross" is often just synonymous with "oddly satisfying". Yeah, some people get embarrassed about bodily functions or...

 
 
 
‘Germs aren't real': Fox host says he hasn't washed hands in 10 yrs, Twitter freaks out

‘GERMS AREN'T REAL': FOX HOST SAYS HE HASN'T WASHED HANDS IN 10 YRS, TWITTER FREAKS OUT

Fox & Friends host Pete Hegseth made a truly extraordinary remark on Sunday's program that has Twitter in a frenzy of shock, disbelief...

Could Germs in Your Gut Send You Into Depression?

COULD GERMS IN YOUR GUT SEND YOU INTO DEPRESSION?

Researchers found that people with depression showed differences in specific groups of gut bacteria. And those with higher concentrations...

 
 
 
The Germs' Lorna Doom Has Died

THE GERMS' LORNA DOOM HAS DIED

Germs bassist Lorna Doom, born Teresa Ryan, has died. Her former bandmate Don Bolles confirmed the news in a Facebook post. “She left...

Gut Microbes from Healthy Infants Prevent Food Allergy

GUT MICROBES FROM HEALTHY INFANTS PREVENT FOOD ALLERGY

When gut microbes from healthy human infants were transplanted into germ-free mice, the animals were protected from an allergic reaction...

 
 
 
Breathe easy with these air purifiers on sale for Black Friday

BREATHE EASY WITH THESE AIR PURIFIERS ON SALE FOR BLACK FRIDAY

Not to mention that flu season is here, you're going to want to protect yourself from nasty germs and illnesses. These Black Friday...

Part Those Curtains: Letting Sunlight In Your House Actually Kills Germs

PART THOSE CURTAINS: LETTING SUNLIGHT IN YOUR HOUSE ACTUALLY KILLS GERMS

Sunshine can help kill germs in dust Open those curtains, raise those shades, and maybe consider installing that skylight you've always...

 
 
 
You can prevent cancer by eating more fermented wheat germ extract

YOU CAN PREVENT CANCER BY EATING MORE FERMENTED WHEAT GERM EXTRACT

Wheat germ is quite healthy by itself. But put it through the fermentation process and it turns into a cancer-fighting food. German...

 
 
 
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...