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10 Ways You’re Washing Your Hands Wrong
People often don’t wash their hands long enough to effectively kill germs—that’s 20 seconds of scrubbing with soap and water.
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How Can I Prevent Coronavirus?
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10 Ways Doctors Protect Themselves From Coronavirus
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Coronavirus in Wuhan: A Nurse’s Story on Getting Sick, Quarantine, and a Friend’s Death
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9 Coronavirus Symptoms Everyone Should Watch for
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9 Coronavirus Myths You Should Stop Believing
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What SARS, MERS, and Covid-19 Have in Common
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ER Doctors Couldn’t Figure Out Why This Man Had Awful Headaches
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Coronavirus and Travel: What This Woman Packed for the Covid-19 Outbreak
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Coronavirus Face Masks: 9 Things Doctors Need You to Know
If you think face masks will protect you against coronavirus, think again. Here's what doctors...
7 Things That Can Happen If You Don’t Wash Your Hands
Handwashing is a simple act that you (hopefully!) do many times a day, but it's...
11 Things You Didn’t Know Were Contagious
Germs aren't the only things you have to worry about "catching."
This Man Thought He Had the Flu. Months Later, He Could Barely Eat or Talk.
He was incredibly lucky to find a doctor who had seen his condition before.
13 Surprising Reasons You Might Not Be Able to Donate Blood
Donating blood is a generous—not to mention necessary—act, but there are several restrictions...
12 Medical Conditions That Can Kill You in 24 Hours or Less
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13 Surprising Things Most People Don’t Know About HIV and AIDS
Thankfully, AIDS in the 21st century is nothing like it was in the decade that...
9 Ways to Protect Yourself Against the Next Viral Outbreak
With all the news about weird, scary, and even deadly illnesses, now is the time...
8 Places You Should Never, Ever Touch in Public Bathrooms
Yuck! You’ll want to hold it until you get home after reading this.
These 9 Diseases Are the Most Deadly in the World
You might be surprised by a few diseases on this list from the World Health Organization.