What you are really toting around in your bag will gross you out

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There’s more than crumpled receipts and change lurking at the bottom of your purse, according to a study published in the journal Advanced Biomedical Research.

When researchers at the University of Mauritius swabbed the outside of 145 mens’ and womens’ purses and wallets, they found several kinds of bacteria.

We are all guilty of tossing our bags into unsavory corners from time to time. But luckily, all of the germs they cultured from the purses are normally harmless, though they could potentially be a problem for people with weak immune systems. …

READ MORE: http://www.techinsider.io/dirty-purse-bacteria-is-gross-2015-8#ixzz3l4KPRs5m

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