Tag Archives: Bacteria

Why Your Blender Is Likely Festering with Bacteria

Kitchen filth doesn’t always lurk where you think it does. NSF International, a public health and safety organization, conducted a study where they asked people to guess where the most kitchen pathogens hang out. The answers, which included places like microwave keypads, were mostly wrong. On microwaves: “Those keypads are smooth, and germs like cracks… Read More »

Medical News Today: Antibiotics disrupt gut bacteria, impact bone health

A new study about the side effects of antibiotic treatment reveals that it may dysregulate postpubertal skeletal development by interfering with gut bacteria. A new study examines bone health, antibiotics, and the immune system. The trillions of bacteria living in our bodies are crucial for our health. They support the gastrointestinal and immune systems. They… Read More »

Bacteria And You

Do you envision a germ free world?  Sorry it will never happen. The reason is that bacteria are everywhere. Some are harmless, some are beneficial and some are dangerous. Think about this. Your body is comprised of about 30 trillion cells. That is a big number, but it is estimated that there are about 39… Read More »