Tagged With Germs

What would happen to you if you never washed your hands


Does ocean water kill germs? You can get some infections from contaminated ocean water


Copper will not protect you from the coronavirus, despite its germ-killing properties, a microbiologist says



The dirtiest, most bacteria-infested places in the gym


Is it safe to leave hand sanitizer in your car? Yes, but it's not the best place to store it long-term


A new video shows how fast one person's germs can spread at a buffet



The dryer does not kill all germs, so here's how to keep your clothes germ-free


Baby wipes are not meant to kill germs or viruses


How to kill germs: Everything you need to know to protect you and your loved ones from infection


The differences between bar soap and liquid soap


The difference between sanitizing and disinfecting. One kills more germs than the other


Does dish soap kill germs? Here's the best way to clean your dishes



Does shampoo kill germs? Yes, it washes them away


What are zoonotic diseases, how they spread, and how to prevent them


How long do flu germs live on hard surfaces, fabric, and skin


Money carries a whole host of germs, so wash your hands after handling currency



Can drinking alcohol kill germs? Definitely not — here's why


Does ammonia kill germs? It isn't effective against viruses


Does sweat carry germs? It's unlikely to transmit viruses


Does witch hazel kill germs? No, it isn't a disinfectant