Health Stats: 29 Questions (and Answers) That Can Save Your Life

Consider yourself savvy? Put your knowledge to the test with this telling quiz. (30 Photos)

Camille Noe Pagn on Oct 27, 2010 at 6:26PM

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Health Stats: 29 Questions (and Answers) That Can Save Your Life

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Answer: 20 seconds

That’s how long it takes to effectively zap dirt and bacteria, according to experts at the Mayo Clinic. And don’t bother with anti-bacterial cleaners: several studies show that working up a lather with good old soap and water remains the safest and best way to ward off the microbes.

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