Up, Up and Away!

July 24, 2014

Summer is the most popular season for flying. While we are gliding above the atmosphere, we’re not alone. Germs are floating around in every aspect of a trip, and inside an airplane is no different. Recently in May, NBC News reported that bacteria can linger in an airplane for days. Microbiologists found bacteria such as MRSA and E. coli settled in on armrests, window shades, tray tables and toilet handles,…


Cruising with Germs? All aboard!

July 11, 2014

You’re not the only one cruising on vacation, germs are too! Each year, thousands of people flock to cruise ships for annual vacations. Cruises are one of the easiest ways to visit multiple countries while on a good budget, plus, they have every activity at your fingertips. Yet, thousands more will continue to shy away from embarking on a cruise- and this is why: Cruises are notoriously known to harbor…