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Ocean Swimming Causes Skin Changes: Study

SATURDAY, June 22, 2019 — The population of bacteria on your skin changes when you swim in the ocean, potentially increasing your risk of infection, researchers report. They collected samples of skin bacteria from the legs of nine people before they took a 10-minute swim in the ocean, after they had air-dried completely following their… Read More »

The 12 Most Dangerous Bugs to Watch Out for This Summer and How to Protect Yourself

Brown Recluse Spider Sari ONeal/shutterstock Adult brown recluse spiders range from tan to dark brown, and they have six eyes in three groups of two. These spiders could bite and inject venom that requires a trip to the emergency room. The venom might cause dead tissue and may require plastic surgery, in some cases, Campbell… Read More »

What Is The Secret Of Longevity

Scientists who study longevity have long wondered about the secret of living longer. They have learned that there is not one secret to a long life. Instead they have zeroed in on nine contributing factors to longevity. They are: keeping physically active, taking time to relax, not overeating, following a plant-based diet, drinking wine moderately,… Read More »