One person died and more than 170 others in 32 states became sick from eating the contaminated lettuce.
A multistate outbreak of E. coli linked to romaine lettuce is widening and has sickened at least 53 people so far. Here's what you need to know.
Chicken salad with a side of diarrhea and abdominal pain, anyone?
Raul Reyes woke up with a swollen foot. Four days later, it was amputated to save his life. Here's what you need to know. (Warning: This post contains graphic photos.)
[To the tune of "Shots"] Germs, germs, germs, germs, germs, germs — EVERY SURFACE.
Repeat after me: don't wash the turkey.
Don't act like you haven't peed in the locker room showers before.
Don't even act like you don't use your phone while on the toilet.
From nano-bots to super antibiotics the future is looking bright for us humans.
Sadly, it's not just about saying no to cookie dough and sushi.
Makeup addicts and lovers, brace yourself.
Mmm, tea with a side of bacteria and yeast.
Do you actually wash your bath mat or nah?
We apologize in advance for ruining your next soak.
Be honest about how often you clip those toe nails.
Besides a hermetically sealed bubble. The products in this post were updated in April 2018.
Being nasty pays. ;)
Spoiler alert: it's probably mono.
Stay outta my $40 foundation, E. Coli.
The FDA plans to tighten restrictions on poop samples used in a growing number of fecal transplants, but many patients are pushing back. “My colon. My choice,” one wrote.
WAIT. Before you eat that chip off the ground, read this.
Are you gross?
Our office is a literal petri dish, help.
The microbes living in our intestines are important for our health – and could even be used to diagnose disease one day. A new study has just told us much more about them.
BACTERIA AND FUNGUS IN YOUR EARS AND EVERYWHERE.
PEE AND POOP, EVERYWHERE.
If you love when a dog licks your face, you may not want to continue any further.
Researchers may have found a new way to target and kill certain kinds of bacteria – but new drugs are still over a decade away.
Get your rubber gloves and game face ready.
*touches genitals* *touches towel* *touches doorknob*
Spoiler: It’s pretty nasty!
Spoiler: It's pretty nasty!
Did you really just pass this complimentary cranberry juice with your fingers touching the rim of the cup?
Nikon just announced the winners of their annual "Small World in Motion" photo contest and the results are cool, creepy, cute, and everything else in between.
The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday said a diced onion and celery blend used in Costco's rotisserie chicken salads is believed to have been the source of the E. coli contamination that sickened 19.
A new study suggests that we're approaching a "post-antibiotic era" as bacteria evolve to become immune to the drugs we use to fight them. It could mean the end of modern medicine as we know it.
"Am I gunna trip?"
Unless you love washing your body with fungus and brushing your teeth with the stomach flu.
Smell ya later.
Life is a struggle.
Sharing is NOT caring.
What are you really smelling when you smell your armpits?
Mother Nature's Avengers
Sleep Tight :)
Don't worry, it's all totally normal.
And it's not because their asses are so fine.
Defense Department procedures for killing anthrax are under scrutiny after living spores were accidentally shipped to numerous labs. A tough outer shell makes anthrax one of the most resilient bugs on Earth.
Don't forget to wash your hands.
Are you the friendly gut kind? Or a more deadly one?
Artist Rogan Brown's sculptures are a hybrid of science and imagination, fueled by everything from pathogens and fossils to organs and relief maps.