World Health Assembly Endorses Global Plan To Tackle Antimicrobial ResistanceThis has become a worldwide issue, and it's getting worldwide attention.
Health: The Great Germ DebateAre you a germaphobe? No one wants to get sick, but what makes sense and what doesn't?
Health: Study Says An Intimate Kiss Is Actually Loaded With BacteriaA kiss is just a kiss - unless you're worried about germs. A new study was released Monday that says an intimate kiss is actually loaded with bacteria.
Study: Red Wine Prevents CavitiesIt might turn your teeth blue, but it turns out red wine actually prevents cavities.
Local Beach Reopens After Previously Failing Water-Quality Test The 25th Street Bay Beach in Barnegat Light, Long Beach Island has reopened.
WHO Report: Antibiotic Resistance Has Spread Worldwide, Posing Major Public Health RiskAccording to WHO’s first-ever global report on antibiotic resistance, antimicrobial resistance is no longer just a threat – it’s happening in every region of the world, and it could pose a major public health risk.
Cringe-worthy Study Reveals Stethoscopes May Be Covered In BacteriaIt seems obvious now that it’s mentioned, but you’ve probably never considered the germs that could be congregating on the most rudimentary of medical tools.
Study: Nearly Half Of Water Taps May Contain Bacteria That Causes Legionnaires' DiseaseWhile the study was small -- researchers only sampled 67 public and private water sources such as kitchen sinks and drinking fountains – it’s the first one to chart the presence of the potentially deadly bacteria in water taps.
Mothers Turn To The Internet To Buy Breast MilkSome mothers who aim to provide breast milk for their babies are turning to the internet, but is it safe to buy breast milk online?
Bacteria Found In Breast Milk Sold On Internet Human breast milk is sold for babies on several online sites for a few dollars an ounce, but a new study says buyer beware: Testing showed it can contain potentially dangerous bacteria including salmonella.
New Jersey, Delaware Ranked Among Top 10 States For Beach Water QualityThe Natural Resources Defense Council has released its guide to water quality list and Delaware and New Jersey have ranked within the top 10.
CDC Research Shows Majority Of Public Pools Contaminated By FecesPublic pools will soon be opening up for the season, but there’s some disgusting new research you might want to consider before you dive in.