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03/27/2012 12:11 pm ET

In Praise Of Germs: Why Common Bugs Are Necessary For Kids

Attention, germaphobes. Exposure to the microscopic bugs is crucial for keeping kids healthy, according to new research in the prestigious journal Science. The study strongly supports a growing body of evidence that you need to put away the disinfectant and expose children to the real world of germs and microbes.

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