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Experts: You Probably Don’t Need A Shower Every Day

Some people take a shower several times a day, while others wait to wash and get in once a week.



Officials Advise Precautions After New York City West Nile Discovery

The first cases of mosquitoes infected with the West Nile virus were reported in New York City this week, and officials have been reminding people to take precautions.


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Study: Handbags May Have More Bacteria Than A Toilet Seat

Many ladies love their handbags and will spend a lot of money for the latest and greatest, but a new study said what is inside those bags may be covered in germs worse than what you’ll find in the bathroom.


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The Flu Vs. The Cold: Experts Help Debunk The Myths About Both

A cold and the flu are tough to tell apart, but there are important distinctions that can help you know the difference.


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Seen At 11: Eating The Right Foods Could Protect You Against Getting Sick

New evidence was released Tuesday on how bad the flu season has gotten already, but you don’t have to get sick. Some of the best weapons to fight colds and the flu might be in your very own kitchen.