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You’ve probably heard the recommendation several times by now: if you want to avoid getting sick, wash your hands more often. Indeed, proper hand-washing is seen as the primary way to avoid contracting any sort of virus, including the coronavirus. Now that more people are getting sick with the coronavirus in our country, we’re all
Do you have sensitive skin? How would you know? Most of us figure that if our skin reacts to certain products, develops inflammation or acne easily, or gets dry and irritated at the drop of a hat, we have sensitive skin. But that’s not always the case. If you think you have sensitive skin, you
The word “bacteria” doesn’t normally bring up sunny thoughts of spring and puppies. We associate the word with disease and infections, and it’s true that bacteria can cause these unpleasant things. But over the past few decades, we’ve also learned that there are a lot of good bacteria that actually help us live healthier lives.
Nina was having lunch with her girlfriend when she started to feel a little self-conscious. Her neck was itching and though she’d scratched a couple times it wouldn’t quit. She tried to ignore it but the itch continued until she had to scratch again, harder this time. Her girlfriend asked if she was okay, and