A Culture of Cleanliness: A Green Society is a Dirty One!

Everywhere you look nowadays, you find people paranoid about germs. Society is so focused on creating a culture of cleanliness that we are destroying our body's innate ability to protect itself from harmful organisms. I have a degree in Microbiology and about 15 years worth of experience in the healthcare industry. I can tell you right now that I am not worried about my dog licking the kids, the dirt on my floor, or whether my bathroom towel touches my face after it touches the rest of my body. Cleanliness is important, however, not to the … [Read more...]