When it comes to How You Feel, it's not justWhat You Do, it'sWhere You Do it. Here, surprisingly bad locales for your health--and the best places to optimize it.
The worst place for your Toothbrush: On the Bathroom Sink
There's nothing wrong with the sink itself--but it's awfully chummy with the toilet. There are 3.2 million microbes per square inch in the average toilet bowl. When you flush, aerosolized toilet funk is propelled as far as 6 feet, settling on the floor, the sink, and your toothbrush. "Unless you like rinsing with toilet water, keep your toothbrush behind closed doors--in the medicine cabinet or a nearby cupboard.
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