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