2 Doctors Insight Into Pandemic Lock-down And The Importance Of Good Bugs

Doctors’ standings on micro flora (microbial ecosystem) damage from over-washing hands and surfaces. Washing our hands without replenishing the good micro flora on our body can result in our skin being vulnerable to pathogenic infections. It’s just basic microbiology. There are good micro-organisms and bad micro-organisms and, we need them both to have a balanced microbial ecosystem, otherwise the imbalance can cause devastating results, as these doctors explain. We often

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8 Of The Most Germ Infested Things In A Restaurant

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that each year roughly 1 in 6 Americans (or 48 million people) gets sick, 128,000 are hospitalized, and 3,000 die, all of food-borne diseases. Germs is the common term which refers to bacteria and viruses. Germs can live on every surface and therefore it can also be moved from surface to surface such as from a farm worker through a production

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Your Steering Wheel Is The Most Germ Infested Surface In Your Car

Only 1 out of 3 people clean their car interiors once a year. That leaves 66% of the car driving population with dirty car interiors. How many of those cars actually cleaned are truly clean, like disinfected clean? That’s a pretty sad statistic for something we spend so much time in, second to our home or work. As a matter of fact, AAA conducted a study which reveals that the

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Are You Gross or Yummy? Your Personal Bacteria Will Be The Judge of That!

Finally, a scientific thread connecting bacteria and romantic love. Bacteria, especially probiotic (good) bacteria is our passion here at Team Prōtëkt but, it will always only stand in the shadow of our passion for love. Today is the day you discover that the two work together. These microscopic cupids or deal-breakers may be what’s turning you on or off. “We’ve found that microbes actually drive the majority of our how

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So Why Exactly Do I Need To Take A Probiotic Supplement?

Taking internal probiotics is really good for you, especially if you are a first timer. Your intestines are filled with trillions of bacteria of which there are some that are bad (pathogens) and the rest that are good which are called probiotics. The good bacteria is good and essential for your digestion. With the traditional American diet being so poor, most people often have poor bacteria in their guts (intestines).

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28 Things Covered In Viruses and Germs That You Touch Everyday

Public restrooms bring shivers down our spines. They’re not always well-kept and they’re used by a lot of strangers throughout the course of a day, so, naturally they’re full of bacteria and germs. But what if you learned that germs like Salmonella, Staphylococcus, and E.coli are closer to you every day, right in your own home, in your back pocket, and under your purse? There are germs and viruses lurking

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How Biofilms and Microbes Affect You

As we walk through our daily environments, we’re surrounded by exotic creatures that are too small to see with the naked eye. We usually imagine these microscopic organisms, or microbes, as asocial cells that float around by themselves. But, in reality, microbes gather by the millions in biofilm to form vast communities. On a different note, biofilm is essentially the nearly indestructible apartment complexes they live in. Furthermore, there are

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Disgusting Discoveries Found On McDonald’s Self Serve Touch Screens

The McDonald’s franchise has been facing some stiff competition lately from new distrupters in the fast food space like Shake Shack and In-N-Out Burger. Plus, the public is demanding healthier and tastier options. McDonald’s, the once undisputed King of the fast food world has had to watch its throne, lately. The golden arches continue to lean on technology and cost reduction methods rather than food quality and healthy ingredients to

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A Probiotic That Acts Like a Toothbrush

I think we are going to start seeing a lot more of these scientific realizations of how nature’s probiotics are problem solvers for just about everything. In this article, you’ll learn (and be surprised by) how probiotics are working inside of our mouths to prevent oral diseases and even reduce tartar also known as biofilm. Get ready to pair up your toothbrushes with a probiotic solution coming at us in

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