Archive October 2016


A Closer Look at How to Clean Your Athletic Club Locker Room

An athletic club locker room is host to an abundance of germs, bacteria and molds that threaten the health of anyone who takes a trip to the gym. Although many of us think of locker rooms as dirty places, they don’t always have to be. With a hard-working cleaning team that adheres to the following 4…

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The Unseen Germs Lurking in Your Athletic Club Locker Room

Protecting your Members is Good for Business Superbugs, gym germs, mutant pathogens, oh my! Dangerous bacteria and germs at local gyms have been making headlines in recent years, and consumers are taking notice. The presence of nasty bugs like E.Coli, MRSA, and Candida (which causes yeast infections, athlete’s foot, and a host of other nasty…

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Gym Germs Exposed Shows More Than Just Sweat is Left Behind

It is no secret that an athletic club gym isn’t the cleanest place in the world. From hand weights to stretching mats, and anything in between, every inch of your gym may be covered with bacteria and germs. Other than your blood, sweat and tears; here are a 5 things that may be left behind…

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Preventing Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease in Your West Michigan School

What is HFMD? Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) is a viral infection that causes small red spots and blisters on the palms of hands, soles of feet and in the throat. HFMD is highly contagious in children ages 5 and under, but can also be contracted by adults. It can also cause fever and…

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4 Common Gym Germs, 5 Places They Hang out, and 6 Ways to Beat Them

Although gyms are generally considered a location you go to to improve your health, they can also pose a risk to your health if not approached with some caution in mind. How? Germs. Gym germs. Although it makes for a catchy title, gym germs are not something to take lightly. The high-usage, damp environment provided…

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