Over 190,000 Newly Discovered Viruses Are Lurking in Our Oceans, Here’s What You Should Know

If you didn’t think the ocean could get anymore weird, wonderful and kinda freaky…have I got news for you. There are viruses in it. A lot more than we previously thought. A new study reveals there are almost 200,000 distinct viral populations in the ocean. A liter of sea water contains anywhere between 1-10 billion … “Over 190,000 Newly Discovered Viruses Are Lurking in Our Oceans, Here’s What You Should Know”

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How Chipotle made hundreds of people barf

In the last half of 2015, around 500 people in states ranging from California to Massachusetts had two things in common: They all ate at Chipotle, and they all had severe diarrhea. Every year there are hundreds of food poisoning outbreaks in the US, but it’s unusual for one company to see six outbreaks, from … “How Chipotle made hundreds of people barf”

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How Bacteria Rule Over Your Body – The Microbiome

Microbes are everywhere, on your phone, in your water bottle, on your hands before you wash them, on your hands after you wash them, and literally everywhere else on top of you too. Microbes are omnipresent at any moment, and there is nothing we can do about it So, millions of years ago we made … “How Bacteria Rule Over Your Body – The Microbiome”

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HOW TO AVOID FOOD POISONING WHILE TRAVELLING (AND TREAT IT)

Hey there guys, I’m Jesse Crowe, The Travelling Scientist, here in Sapa in Vietnam and today I’m going to show you guys how to avoid food poisoning while you’re travelling When you travel to new countries, sometimes the food hygiene standards are a little bit different and if your body isn’t used to the local … “HOW TO AVOID FOOD POISONING WHILE TRAVELLING (AND TREAT IT)”

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The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

Every second of your life, you are under attack. Billions of bacteria, viruses, and fungi are trying to make you their home. So our bodies have developed a super complex little army with guards, soldiers, intelligence, weapons factories, and communicators to protect you from…well…dying For this video, let’s assume the immune system has 12 different … “The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection”

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What Exactly Is Food Poisoning?

…and I ate this burrito and I think I got food poisoning… That sucks, how long was the incubation period? *confused* what?? Hey everyone, Trace here for DNews! My buddy Jared who runs the DNews social media pages got food poisoning today, so we thought we’d pull back the curtain on foodborne illness. People CALL … “What Exactly Is Food Poisoning?”

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How Do You Know If You Have Food Poisoning?

[ ♪ Intro ] Most of us have experienced food poisoning… You know it’s like the vomiting and the diarrhea. The gastrointestinal torment that can leave you huddled miserably on the bathroom floor. But food poisoning, or foodborne illness, isn’t just one thing. In fact, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control names 31 unique species … “How Do You Know If You Have Food Poisoning?”

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