Home > Lifestyle > EnviroHealth > News News All sections in Environmental Health » 21st Century Life » FAQs » Animals » Climate and pollution » Hazards and disasters » EnviroHealth News » Green Tips One dangerous habit nursing home workers should not follow New research has found that nursing home workers don't change their gloves often enough. Start A Health24 blog » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Test Are you envirohealth savvy? » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Blood Lions: Bred for the Bullet movie trailer The amazing mountains on Pluto Hospitals not as sterile as we think Hospital workers play a large role in spreading germs. A new study investigated whether antibacterial scrubs made any difference. Air purifiers may protect your heart against pollution Indoor air purifiers may have significant health benefits for those who live in polluted areas. What are ‘endocrine disrupters’ and why are they so dangerous? These potentially harmful chemicals can cause a whole range of health problems. Air pollution increases heart disease risk A study has found an association between air pollution and undesirable changes in cholesterol. Here's why using the ATM is really gross You might want to wash your hands the next time you withdraw cash from an ATM machine, a new study suggests. Here's what your gym is cutting back on amid the water crisis In some Cape Town gyms, steam rooms and saunas are a thing of the past (for now), and two-minute showers may be the future. Running 7 continents to save water According to the United Nations 1.8 billion people will experience absolute water scarcity by 2025. One Australian woman, Mina Guli, is on a 7-continent run to change all that. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Symptoms differ from person to person, identifying what triggers your IBS Live healthier Cracked rib? » Here's why coughing can be good for you SEE: How long should a cough last? 7 ways coughing can injure your body The average cough lasts between two and three weeks and usually causes no serious physical damage – but beware when a cough turns violent! Heart health » Can you reverse your heart's age? Air purifiers may protect your heart against pollution You're not too young to have a heart attack How much do you really know about the things that can go wrong with your heart throughout the course of your life?