germs

Remember When You Had To Share A Bathroom Cup? Ewwwww
Years ago it was not uncommon to see a toothbrush holder in the bathroom with the family's toothbrush standing at attention around one cup that everyone would use when they wanted a drink of water or to rinse their mouth when brushing their teeth.  Plain and simple, that. is. gross.  …
Combat Flu Season By Making Your Own Hand Sanitizer
It's cold and flu season (and has been for a while).  We heed all the warnings.  Wash your hands, cough and sneeze into your elbow instead of your hands and stay home if you are feeling ill.  Of course, people are also using an abundance of hand sanitizer, which makes your hands dry out.  But, I fou…
7 Ways I Deal With Public Restrooms, A View From A Germaphobe
I admit that I have a problem with germs.  I'm not a perfect person, and perhaps this is one of my biggest flaws.  I'm unreasonably afraid of germs.  There are far more severe cases than myself, but I had a moment of clarity the other day and realized I definitely do things …
Are You Washing Your Hands?

We all know that washing our hands is a key to staying healthy and avoiding the spreading of germs.  I'm not a germaphobe, but I make sure to wash my hands a lot, especially when using a restroom.  Should we safely assume everyone is washing their hands too?  Well, at first glance it looks good...…