The threat has remained largely theoretical ever since a spa in Alexandria, Va., brought the fishy foot treatments to U.S. shores in 2008 as a replacement for the razors typically used to scrape dead skin from callused toes and heels.
As if you needed more reasons not to get a pedicure in which TINY FISH EAT DEAD SKIN OFF YOUR FEET WHILE YOUR FEET REMAIN ON YOU, the CDC confirmed recently that it's gross. Also, risk of bacterial infection is high for both person and fish.
Just when I started getting excited for summer, the CDC shared some pretty disturbing news: According to a study released last week, "young adults" (men and women ages 18 to 29) don't always practice safe sunning.
Grammy-winning singer and guitarist Arthel “Doc” Watson, 89, is in the hospital in critical condition after he fell earlier this week at his home in Deep Gap, North Carolina, according to news reports.
Last month former Angeleno Heights residents Leslie and Laura moved to Los Feliz, signaling the couple's defeat in a battle against an unwanted, blood-sucking house guest: Cimex Lectularius, more commonly known as a bed bug.