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Does Vinegar Kill Germs?
Health & Wellness  (tags: vinegar, germs, acetic acid, white vinegar, disinfectant, deodorizer, cuts grease, humans, prevention, study )

- 30 days ago -
Yes. Acetic acid (a.k.a. white vinegar) is a great disinfectant. It also acts as a deodorizer and cuts grease.
Top 10 Scary Ways Deadly Ailments And Diseases Are Evolving
Health & Wellness  (tags: diseases, bacteria, viruses, germs, sickness, illness, epidemics, pandemics )

- 95 days ago -
Darwin's theory of evolution states that an organism will evolve and develop desirable variations and characteristics to ensure its survival. Disease-causing organisms like viruses and bacteria are living true to this theory.
Why You Should Never Refill a Plastic Water Bottle
Health & Wellness  (tags: refilling plastic water bottles, unhealthy, germs, H2O, toilet seat )

- 286 days ago -
Just when we thought we were feeling a bit smug with ourselves for always have a bottle of water on the Tube and that like we're told, we've been hit with the terrifying news that getting our recommended amount of H2O might be super, super unhealthy.
The Surprising Reason Americans Might Be Obese, Anxious and Depressed
Health & Wellness  (tags: hygiene, obesity, depression, sanitizers, germs, bacteria )

- 1504 days ago -
Do you remember the "hygiene hypothesis" of the late 1990s? It theorized that humans had so over-sanitized their environment with disinfectants and hand cleansers, our immune systems were no longer doing their jobs.
Don't Touch That! 8 Ways to Protect Yourself From Germs in Public Places
Health & Wellness  (tags: germs, germ warfare, health, warning, disease, prevention )

- 2580 days ago -
On average, an adult can touch as many as 30 objects within a minute, including germ-harboring, high-traffic surfaces such as light switches, doorknobs, phone receivers and remote controls. At home, you do all you can to keep germs at bay. But what...
Alcohol-Based Hand Disinfectants Improve Business Productivity, Study Finds
Health & Wellness  (tags: cold, flu, viruses, germs, hand sanitizer, office productivity, environment, health, medicine, prevention, protection )

- 2792 days ago -
The placement of alcohol-based hand disinfectants in businesses can reduce illness and absenteeism amongst the work force. A study published in the open access journal, BMC Infectious Diseases, has found that incidences of absenteeism in public admini
Mobile Phones Have 18 Times More Bacteria Than Toilet Handle Read More: Http://Www.Dailymail.Co.Uk/Sci encetech/Article-1298057/
Health & Wellness  (tags: mobile, phone, bacteria, bacterial infections, germs )

- 2821 days ago -
They are pretty much essential, but you may want to ditch your mobile phone for ever after reading this.The average handset carries 18 times more potentially harmful germs than a flush handle in a men's toilet, tests have revealed.
Germ Facts for Flu Season
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flu, Germs, Disease, Health, Fitness )

- 3012 days ago -
Ahead of the Flu season, you may want to set thing in order. From kitchen sinks to bathtubs and from office phones to make up kits, you will find germs everywhere. This infographic is an eye-opener for all of us.
Drug-Resistant Infections Lurk in Meat We Eat
Health & Wellness  (tags: warning, safety, risks, health, drugs, infections, animals, humans, antibiotics, food, germs, meat )

- 3032 days ago -
Animals routinely fed antibiotics harbor virulent germs that jump to people
New Research: Natural Exposure to Everyday Germs May Protect Kids From Disease as Adults
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthy, germs, children, interesting )

- 3040 days ago -
NaturalNews) Gone are the days when play time for kids often meant getting dirty making mud "pies", splashing in mud puddles and creeks, and climbing trees -- and when children washed their hands, mostly just before a meal, it was with plain soap and
Hospitals 'Are Wrong to Ban Flowers as a Health Threat'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Flowers, Patients, Germs, Hospitals, News )

- 3044 days ago -
Hospitals that ban flowers in an attempt to stop infections spreading are actually slowing patients' recovery, researchers have found.
Health & Wellness  (tags: clostridium difficle, hospitals, doctors, nurses, strain, mutant, germs )

- 3454 days ago -
Overuse of antibiotics has allowed the germ to develop resistance in recent years, doctors said, and this is the mutant strain they're afraid of. 78% percent of cleaned surfaces were still contaminated; only bleach will kill the germ.
Your House: The Most Toxic Places
Health & Wellness  (tags: toxic house, home toxins, germs, household chemicals, green alternatives )

- 3581 days ago -
Discover what areas of your house harbor unseen dangers. Good links to explore each place identified along with hints on how to detoxify. A must read!
Teddy Bears Banned From Hospitals
Health & Wellness  (tags: australia, hospitals, children, disease, infections, germs, teddy bears, toys, banned )

- 3614 days ago -
THE humble teddy bear and soft toys will be restricted in Melbourne hospitals because of fears they could harbour dangerous germs. The Royal Children's Hospital has banned donations of second-hand soft toys and restricts children from sharing toys they
Your Keyboard: Dirtier Than a Toilet
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, research, humans, illness, keyboards, staph, e-coli, germs, prevention )

- 3634 days ago -
How dirty is your Qwerty? It turns out that your computer keyboard could put a host of potentially harmful bacteria -- including E. coli and staph -- quite literally at your fingertips. Sure, it may sound like a hypochondriac's excuse to stay away

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