Antibacterial Soap News
Angelina Jolie's doctor shares top 10 breast cancer prevention tips
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, a renowned surgical breast care specialist -- and the doctor of Angelina Jolie -- discussed what to know about the recent advancements made in the battle to fight the disease that affects approximately one in eight women. Dr. Kristi Funk, the founder of
Hillary Clinton Says Campaigning for President Is 'Especially Tricky for Women'
Hillary Clinton on Friday opened up about the challenges of the campaign trail, which she said can be "especially tricky for women." During an interview on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon ," Clinton -- who on Thursday made her first public appearance since it was announced she had been
FDA Announces Ban of Many Antibacterial Soaps
The "GMA" team of insiders analyze some of the biggest stories trending this morning.
Consumer Alert: FDA Bans 19 Chemicals Used to Make Anti-Bacterial Soaps
Data suggests the ingredients could pose health risks such as bacterial resistance or hormonal effects.
FDA Bans 19 Chemicals From Antibacterial Soaps
The agency said soap makers had one year to remove the offending ingredients.
FDA Bans 19 Chemicals From Antibacterial Soaps , Citing Lack of Effectiveness
Your antibacterial soap might not be what you thought it was: antibacterial. Today, the Food and Drug Administration issued a rule banning 19 chemicals from wash-off antibacterial soaps, citing a lack of effectiveness and saying soap manufacturers would have a year to remove the ingredients from
5 Shower Mistakes That Can Wreck Your Skin
You probably don’t put too much thought into your daily shower—it’s just something you do every day to get clean and, depending on your routine, wake up or wind down. But certain habits may actually be leaving you with dry, itchy skin, or even prone to a raging infection. Nix these sudsy saboteurs
Here’s Why You Don’t Need to Shower With Soap
Most of us think of germs as ‘dirty’—and dangerous. But as you’ve probably heard, you’re crawling with bugs, and these microbes are crucial for digestion, skin health , and immunity. People now know to take it easy on antibiotics and eat lots of fermented foods, but our squeaky-clean lifestyle is
Giants players say they're not worried about MRSA infection spreading
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The New York Giants addressed the issue of MRSA with their players and are taking precautions to prevent the spread of infection on Wednesday. Tight end Daniel Fells is out for the season because of MRSA, a serious staph infection involving powerful bacteria resistant to
13 'Healthy' Swaps That Can Backfire
Losing weight, boosting your energy, eating better: Whatever your health goals may be, dropping bad behaviors and replacing them with healthier ones is the first step to achieving them. Sometimes, though, your "better" choice has its own downsides—and may not actually be good for you at all. Here,