We are all in the habit of doing things everyday that we think are perfectly fine. Could you imagine that the things you do each day, without thinking, could be wrong? Just because you’ve been doing something for practically all your life, doing it the way your parents or friends taught you, doesn’t make it the right way. The following ten things most of us do everyday, without ever questioning whether it’s right or not, because why should we? We’ve been doing them for so long, we practically think there can’t be any better way than doing them — you’d be wrong.
Generally, people keep their toothbrush in the bathroom without realizing that chances are, it’s covered in fecal particles. When people flush with the lid open, viruses and bacteria from the toilet spray stay airborne long enough to settle on surfaces throughout their bathroom, including their toothbrush.
Directed pushing has been demonstrated to increase childbirth pain and perineal damage while also reducing the amount of oxygen that gets to the unborn baby. The World Health Organization suggests giving women the chance to move around during labor and alter their position according to what feels correct.