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Germs

Bacteria, viruses, fungi: They're all germs found in your home, at the gym and in your makeup case. Here's your guide to staying safe and healthy, no matter the situation.

This marks the first reported case of bird flu this year.

Say goodbye to the bad food smells from your desk neighbor.

Expiration dates are often cryptic for makeup and skincare. This definitive guide lets you know when it's time to toss that mascara.

That hot tub might be more revolting than relaxing.

Should you think twice before diving in?

Sweaty cycling classes, communal yoga mats, crowded locker rooms: Gyms can be a hotbed for germs. But what about Ebola? Here's what you need to know.

From getting a manicure to going to the gym, everything you need to stay healthy.

When we get sick, we often blame it on our coworkers or that stranger on our commute who coughed and didn't cover his mouth.

Whether you're going by boat, plane, train, or automobile, travel bugs are bound to greet you.

You're exposed to millions of germs and bacteria every day. What's harmful — and what's just really gross? We investigated 12 germy claims to find out.

Your fitness club's dirty little secret: Bugs that cause colds and flu, athlete's foot, and skin infections are everywhere. Here's how to protect yourself.

Moisturizers, marinara and more: experts tell when to throw away 18 everyday items.