Here's when you should and shouldn't scrub down.
The dreaded airplane cold is one of the worst parts of air travel -- but there are simple tricks to make sure you don't get sick.
Don’t mess with these germs. Alcohol-based hand sanitizer just isn’t doing the trick to get rid of this potentially deadly bacteria.
There's no need to panic, but there might be a need for baby wipes.
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It's all about the kind of food and the kind of floor.
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Kids are gross. They are precious gifts who bring a joy you never knew existed, but they are disgusting. Have you seen children brush their teeth? It basically entails making faces in the mirror while they lick bubble gum-flavored toothpaste off a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle toothbrush.
I address vomit in my manuscript. Two to three chapters are dedicated to my contempt for the stomach bug, and I know I am supposed to save a lot of my material for the book, but oh well. The first publisher I met with asked me who my target audience was. I said, "Moms who hate the stomach bug."
And isn't it funny that zapping the zero sum virus happens through love, not war. See for yourself. Play with joy. Share with your friends and family. Let it ripple outward. The power to transform things has been in us all along. It's time to appreciate it.
Thanks to their natural curiosity and being positioned so freakishly close to the ground, little kids are constantly getting into (or trying to get into) gross things.
Don't be that guy (or girl).