It feels like every day a new study comes out to tell us how we should live our lives. These “foolproof” studies declare the newest “magic” food to add years to our lives, or a miracle cure to treat an existing condition. However, like everyone else, you know there will always be a study not too far down the road telling everyone the exact opposite. However, some studies are blatantly false, and have been scientifically disproven. These 16 healthy habits are not only costing you money, but might be harming you in the long run.
1. Using hand sanitizer
Norovirus and C. difficile, two common infections, are immune to sanitizing gels. If you really want to have clean hands, simply wash them throughout the day.