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Germ Alert: Are women dirtier than men?

November 3, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Raise your hand if you think you have more than a hundred different kinds of germs growing on yours right now.A new study says you should all be raising your hands. A typical hand has about 150 different types of bacteria on them.

But the germs on women's hands appear to be more diversified than the one's on men's hands.

Scientists found a greater array.

But University of Colorado researchers say not all those germs are harmful, some may be healthy.


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