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11 Slightly Horrifying Facts That Will Stop You Biting Your Nails

www.buzzfeed.com/mirandalarbi/facts-everyone-who-bites-their-nails-needs-to-know

Oct 19, 2015 ... One particularly prevalent germ found under nails is Staphlococcus ... nail biting had any real effect on transporting bacteria to the mouth.

BBC - Future - What lives under your fingernails?

www.bbc.com/future/story/20160622-what-lives-under-your-fingernails

Jun 23, 2016 ... Washing your hands is the first defence against all kinds of nasty bacteria. But do you wash under your fingernails? Maybe you should, says ...

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Mar 14, 2015 ... Dirty Fingernails Under a Microscope (Disgusting !!) WOW You must see that !

Why is there more bacteria under a fingernail than under a toilet seat ...

www.reference.com/science/bacteria-under-fingernail-under-toilet-seat-8b9e2443ff141d7c

How much bacteria your fingernails contain compared to a toilet seat, depends largely on nail biting habits, hand hygiene and how often the toilet seat is ...

Whatever You Do, Do NOT Bite Your Nails! - SiOWfa13: Science in ...

www.personal.psu.edu/afr3/blogs/siowfa13/2013/11/whatever-you-do-do-not-bite-your-nails.html

Nov 30, 2013 ... He let the bacteria grow for three days in which he concluded the short, painted nails had the least bacteria under them. Unlike those with long ...

Study Says Fingernail Germs & Bacteria Are A Serious Issue ... - Bustle

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Apr 29, 2015 ... Bugs that live in the gut for example are designed to survive in a warm wet environment, such as under fingernails.” And the longer your nails ...

Here's All the Disgusting Stuff That Grows Under Your Nails When ...

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Sep 15, 2016 ... Even when you can't see visible dirt under your nails, there's no shortage of gnarly bacteria. It's clinging to your claws like an underside French ...

Do you know which germs are lurking under YOUR fingernails?

www.femalefirst.co.uk/health/germs-under-your-fingernails-844093.html

Jul 13, 2015 ... We find out what sort of things are lurking under your fingernails and what ... False fingernails are more likely to hold on to harmful bacteria than ...

Is Biting Your Nails Dangerous - or Just Gross? - Mercola

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Jul 26, 2014 ... As you bite your nails, those bacteria easily transfer into your mouth ..... And many nail-biters have far more spirochetal microbes under their ...

How Much Bacteria Is Under Your Nails? - FitandFabLiving.com

www.fitandfabliving.com/health/health-tips/7569-how-much-bacteria-is-under-your-nails

We paint, polish and decorate them to perfection, but have you ever thought about the health risks associated with your nails?

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5 Frightening Truths About the Germs Under Your Fingernails (and ...

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Dec 17, 2008 ... Researchers found that bacteria that cause vomiting and diarrhea are often found under people's fingernails. The culprits? Changing diapers ...

Human Hands and Fingernails - MicrobeWiki

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Aug 20, 2010 ... Surprisingly, fingernails harbor the most bacteria found on the ..... of hand washing is also important for limiting bacteria under fingernail.

Here's What That Gunk Underneath Your Fingernails Is Really Made ...

www.womenshealthmag.com

Jun 10, 2015 ... "Certain bacterial organisms have a particular affinity to the nail and ... Ew. If you want to clean under your nails, use an orange stick to sweep ...