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You might be lifting germs, not just weights.

9 skin diseases you can pick up at the gym, and how to avoid them

Gym equipment, locker room floors, and community yoga mats can host germs that cause skin conditions like warts, staph infections, and athlete's foot.
Supermodel Naomi Campbell travels so often she relies on a special pre-flight routine to keep herself healthy.

A video of Naomi Campbell’s extreme airplane sanitation routine has gone viral, and an expert says she might be onto something

Airplanes of full of germs. Taking precautions like wiping down some surfaces and using hand sanitizer can help keep you healthy.

6 gross reasons why you should wash your hands more often

We touch our faces many times a day, so whatever is on your hands has a chance of making its way into your system and making you ill.

A deadly drug resistant ‘super fungus’ is spreading globally – here’s what we know so far

The first case of Candida auris was detected in Singapore in 2012 and involved a 52-year-old woman.

A ‘Fox & Friends’ host said he hasn’t washed his hands in 10 years, and people thought he was serious

Pete Hegseth made the claim after his "Fox & Friends" co-host Jedediah Bila called him out for eating day-old pizza on-set.
A 3D illustration of the bacteria Bacteroides fragilis, which is one of the major components of a normal microbiome in human intestines.

Scientists want to build a doomsday vault of germs that could one day help save humanity

A group of scientists says the rise in immune diseases is linked to a loss of microbiota diversity. They propose creating a vault to store good germs.
Seat pockets on planes are writhing with germs.

The gross reason why you shouldn’t use the seat pockets on a plane, according to a flight attendant

Never put anything in the seat pockets, according to a flight attendant, because they've held everything from toe nails to underwear.
You might be spreading your germs if you're washing your hands the wrong way.

5 little ways you could be spreading your germs to others

If you're sick, you could spread your germs by not washing your hands correctly, not staying home from work or school, or even just talking to people.

The dirtiest place in your kitchen might be the sink sponge

Wiping your countertops isn't enough.

What your nightly routine should look like, according to science

Wondering when to stop drinking coffee and using screens to avoid messing with your sleep? How often you should wash your sheets? We've got you covered.