Tagged With Germs

A video of Naomi Campbell’s extreme aeroplane sanitation routine has gone viral, and an expert says she might be onto something


6 gross reasons why you should wash your hands more often


A 'Fox & Friends' host said he hasn't washed his hands in 10 years, and people thought he was serious



Scientists want to build a doomsday vault of germs that could one day help save humanity


The gross reason why you shouldn't use the seat pockets on a plane, according to a flight attendant


This animation will make you think twice before going to work sick



5 little ways you could be spreading your germs to others


The dirtiest place in your kitchen might be the sink sponge


What your nightly routine should look like, according to science


There's a simple habit to avoid if you don't want to get sick this season


How often you should replace your mattress, according to a microbiologist -- and what happens when you don't


Blowing out candles on birthday cake is a disgusting tradition --  here's the scientific proof



Reports of faecal bacteria in drinks at chains like McDonald's are a red flag for bigger problems, a scientist explains


How often you should wash your bed sheets, according to a microbiologist -- and what happens when you don't


Reports of faecal bacteria in iced coffee suggest bigger problems, a microbiologist explains


A BBC investigation found faecal bacteria in iced drinks from Starbucks and 3 other chains



How often you should wash your bath towel, according to a microbiologist -- and what happens when you don't


RANKED: The dirtiest objects in your kitchen


The most popular way of avoiding toilet-seat germs is bogus -- here's what you should do instead


Here's the best way to clean your computer or laptop without damaging it