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  • The Many Weird Germs You Can Catch at the Beach

    The Many Weird Germs You Can Catch at the Beach

    Earlier this month, South Carolina resident Brent Norman had an especially unlucky time at the beach. As reported by local outlet ABCNews4 last week, Norman stepped and cut his foot on several seashells while taking a barefoot walk on the sand. Within a week’s time, his injured foot had gotten so swollen and painful that…


  • A Common Yeast May Cause Trouble For Crohn’s Patients

    A Common Yeast May Cause Trouble For Crohn’s Patients

    A fungal yeast found in cheese and other foods may wreak havoc in the guts of people with Crohn’s disease, according to new findings. In study published Thursday, researchers have found evidence that Crohn’s patients are more likely to carry that yeast than people without the disease, and that this yeast is linked to the…