California has been hit hard by norovirus this fall and winter.
Minnesota has passed a bill banning the use of triclosan, which can be found in many antibacterial products.
"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.
Researchers report that access to clean water and soap can help children under five-years-old grow.
Researchers observed that only five percent of people washed their hands long enough to kill germs and prevent infections.
A 42-year-old UK man was left screaming in agony when a cheap shower gel he was using burned off a layer of skin on his penis and testicles.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.