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Where the Germs Are Lurking in Your Home

Find out the best ways to disinfect your home.

Most people don’t realize that when it comes to spreading germs, the kitchen is a bigger culprit than the bathroom, says microbiologist Philip Tierno of New York University and author of The Secret Life of Germs. The kitchen faucet, refrigerator handle, and microwave buttons are some of the germiest things in your house, mainly because so many people touch them and yet they’re rarely cleaned. … Back to Article

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