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The Real Reason You Can’t Stop Getting Sick in the Winter

Recently, a colleague shared a story of going to the doctor for a cold and being asked if he was in a relationship. Puzzled, he…

How to Clean Up Puke From Absolutely Everywhere

Good morning. We know, you’re not quite sure what happened last night: All you know is that you invited a few buddies over to celebrate…

Growing a Beard Might Help You Fight Sickness (and Allergies)

Pass the Rogaine, please: Research published in the Journal of Hospital Infections suggests that beards may defend against infections, which might be reason enough for…

How Do I, An Average Guy Who Likes to Fake Being Sick Sometimes, Know Whether I Should Tell My Boss If I Have a Cold or the Flu?

‘Tis almost the season to call in sick: According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the flu generally strikes most often between December…