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5.26.17

How Risky are Stick and Poke Tattoos?

This is how a stick and poke tattoo works and how risky it is to get one.

3.27.17

How Bad Is It to Leave Sweaty Gym Clothes On For Hours?

Have fun explaining that rash.

2.23.17

How Bad is it to Finger Someone Without Washing Your Filthy Hands?

The deal with dirty diddling.

6.30.16

What Actually Happens if You Never Wash Your Sheets?

Your "friend" is a dirty, shameless person.

11.1.15

Let's Just Calm Down About the Bubonic Plague—For Now

You have worse infections to be scared of.

5.29.15

Saudi Arabia Is the Hot New Destination for Food Poisoning

According to reports, some 2,745 restaurants in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia have been forced to close in the last four months due to food safety violations.

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2.23.15

The Breast Milk Black Market Is Strong in the Bodybuilding Community

Despite the risks of disease and bacterial contamination, some bodybuilders are turning to internet-sourced human breast milk in hopes of getting extra-ripped.

1.25.14

More Evidence that Space Travel Is Bad for Immune Systems

Nothing like an astronaut fungal pneumonia epidemic to sink a billion dollar mission.

8.4.13

The Key To Avoiding Antibiotic Resistance May Be Using Non-Lethal Force Against Bacteria

A new paper suggests a way of disarming bacteria without killing it. That's a very good thing.