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Winter gloves could be crawling with germs

Posted: 8:57 AM, Jan 19, 2016
Updated: 2016-01-19 13:57:48Z
Winter gloves could be crawling with germs
Winter gloves could be crawling with germs
Your gloves may keep you warm, but they could also make you sick. 
 
Out of 27 gloves swabbed by ABC News, 26 tested positive for bacteria. Some samples even tested positive for bacteria such as staph and MRSA, which can cause problems when in contact with an open wound.
 
Watch the video above for the full report. 
 

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