Ultra-Clean Homes Can Trigger Childhood Cancer, Study FindsA groundbreaking study into what triggers cancer has found that children who are "too hygienic" and are kept away from other kids were at greater risk for developing leukemia.
Study: Expensive Hotels Have More GermsThink that fancy five-star hotel you just booked is cleaner than others? According to a new study, think again.
Coffee Crud: Harmful Bacteria Found In Coffee MakersMillions of Americans wake up each day and enjoy a cup of coffee. But, you may be getting more than just caffeine.
When It Comes To Fighting Germs, What Is Sensible/Silly?What's sensible and what's silly when it comes to fighting the germs that can give you colds and the flu?
Robot Taking On Germs, Bacteria At UPMC Passavant HospitalIt's often said that the easiest place to get sick is in a hospital. But UPMC Passavant now has new technology that can take on the toughest germs and bacteria.
FDA Says Germ-Killing Soap Could Pose Health RisksThe Food and Drug Administration says there is no evidence that antibacterial chemicals used in liquid soaps and washes help prevent the spread of germs, and there is some evidence they may pose health risks.
Use Of Hand Sanitizer Linked To Fewer Sick DaysMissing work because you're sick? It's a big problem with 407 million days of lost time at the cost of $260 billion a year. There may be an easy way to avoid illness and it's within your reach.