Your skin is like realestate. There are some good neighbours (good bacteria) that you want to move in, and some bad neighbours (bad bacteria) you want to move out.

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Imagine you’re at your favorite seafood restaurant. You peruse the menu: tuna, shrimp, scallops, crude oil… oil?! 

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Yes! Timothy Ray Brown is cured of the human immunodeficiency virus, more commonly known as HIV. This is the first and only reported case in medical history where someone has been cured of this retrovirus.

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These days, it seems you can’t swing a cricket bat without hitting a zombie reference in the media. Zombies are in the theatres, on prime-time TV, and even invading our classic literature!

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The common cold is really just a collection of symptoms caused by the reaction of your immune system to viruses.

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There is nothing more frustrating than waking up the day of a special event to discover a big red pimple right on your face! To ward off the zits, check out a holistic approach to diet, topical treatments and cleansers.

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While reactions to this habit vary from indifference to disgust, researchers have concluded that double dipping is actually quite gross.

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Among the many sexually transmitted infections (STIs), you have probably heard of ‘the clap’. This infection is also called gonorrhea since it is caused by the bacteria Neisseria gonorrhoeae.

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Can that hand sanitizer effectively keep your hands clean?

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Winter is officially here, and we are trying to stay away from germs that make us sick; so finish washing your hands and read on.

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