Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Family medicine specialist Daniel Allan, MD, fields this one about how long norovirus lingers.
Are you washing your bras enough? Not even sure how often that should be? Dermatologist Alok Vij, MD, explains exactly what constitutes a “wear” of a bra — and how to balance proper care of the fabric with the removal of skin debris, oils and sweat.
If you think you’re getting extra protection from an antibacterial soap, you might be surprised to learn that these products offer no special prevention against germs — and may be harmful.
Every time you touch an unwashed brush to your face, you’re not just applying makeup. You’re also applying dirt, oil and old makeup.