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Men With Beards Carry More Germs Than Dogs According to Study

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Beards go in and out of fashion every few years. Right now, they're in according to Dapper Confidential. "Beards have been popular for the last few years and many men have embraced facial hair," the male grooming website reads. But what if beards could be bad for our health? 

According to new research from Switzerland's Hirslanden Clinic, beards are crawling with bacteria. And nearly half had bugs that were hazardous to human health. To make matters even worse, the clinic used the same technique on the hair of dogs and found that they often contained less harmful bacteria. 

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