How long does vinegar take to kill bacteria?

Answer This is a bit of a false statement. Vinegar is acidic, but it may not kill bacteria if the bacteria are resistant and can tolerate a mildly acidic pH. I would simply wash the apple under cold water... Read More »

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How long does it take an antibacterial hand soap to kill bacteria?

According to the Canadian Center for Occupational Health and Safety, you should wash your hands for 20 seconds in order to kill bacteria with an antibacterial hand soap. However, according to the C... Read More »

Why are vaccines used to kill bacteria?

Vaccines do not affect bacteria. Vaccines are given to make your body produce antibodies against a virus. Antibiotics are used to kill bacteria. Wrong. Vaccines are used to make your body produce... Read More »

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How much bacteria does mouthwash kill?

Mouthwash can kill up to 95 percent of the bacteria that is in the mouth. Mouthwashes that contain polysorbate 80, cetyl pyridine, sodium fluoride and glycerin are the best choices. While alcohol i... Read More »