Get to know how pool water can be a health risk.
A recently published study on parasites in Ancient Rome revealed startling evidence of prevalence of parasites across Roman-occupied Europe despite state-of-the-art sanitation technologies and other similar innovations.
A new strain of norovirus also known as ‘winter-vomiting disease’ is blamed for the recent upsurge of gastrointestinal illnesses across the US which is expected to increase by 50% as the winter season sets in.
Local health officials temporarily sealed off food service locations in downtown Seattle after confirmed reports of norovirus contamination and outbreak that left 200 people sick and two hospitalized
Hospital workers who deal directly with patients wash their hands less frequently as their workday progresses, according to a new study.
According to a new study, even though hospital visitors, staff members and medical professionals are sanitizing their hands, hospital patients are not doing it enough.
The presence of other health care workers improves hand hygiene adherence, according to a new study.
One in five U.S. hospitals don't adequately prevent health care- associated infections, a new study on hand sanitizers suggests.
Not properly cleaning reed instruments can lead to harmful "saxophone lung" in musicians, according to a new study.
Besides protecting you from germs, washing your hands may make you more optimistic, according to a new study,
"Employees must wash their hands before returning to work" signs are ineffective. A new survey revealed that one in five people don't wash their hands after going to the restroom.
Ladies, the next time a man offers you his bed- make absolutely sure he changes the sheets. Otherwise, you'll probably be sleeping on everything he's accumulated in bed over the past three months.
Researchers report that access to clean water and soap can help children under five-years-old grow.
A high school senior says he won't be dining at McDonald's anytime's soon after he found what appeared to look like a worm in his Sausage McMuffin.
Women's purses are dirtier than the average toilet, a revolting new study has revealed.