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Are You TOO Clean?

You shower every day -- shampoo, suds up, rinse, wait 24 hours, and repeat. You may also wash your hands with antibacterial soaps regularly, all in the name of being hygienic, right? As it turns out, …

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Is Your Showerhead Making You Sick?

A good showerhead is supposed to deliver a satisfying jet of water. But if you have not changed or at least cleaned the showerhead in your bathroom for a long time, it could be adding a blast of bacte…

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3 Incredibly Easy Ways to Smell Good Throughout the Day

"Smells could bring a person back clearer than pictures even could." ― Anne Tyler, Breathing Lessons We all like to smell good. But sometimes, despite observing good personal hygiene, a non-pl…

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Are You Really Staying Clear of Germs?

Germs are everywhere, so we do our best to stay free of illness by washing our hands, brushing our teeth and scrubbing the toilet bowl clean. And yet, according to an article in the Huffington Post, "…

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Tinkerbell the Rat Takes a Bath (cute video)

Watch Tinkerbell, a family's pet rat, as she gets ready to take a bath. Her "dad" starts her out with gentle pats to get her comfortable in a sink with a shallow layer of water and gentle kitten shamp…

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It would be so much easier to eat healthy if the bad stuff didn't taste so darn good.

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