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Canadian Money Is 'The Filthiest Currency' In The World & It's Totally Covered In Germs

A new study has put our dirty money under the microscope.

If you've got bills in your wallet, you might think twice before touching them because it's been revealed that Canadian money is "the filthiest currency" in the world. released data from its study on 20 of the most common currencies used at casinos and it shows our money has quite a lot of hidden bacteria.

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Swab tests of Canadian cash done by microbiologists found 209 bacterial colonies, which "comfortably" gives our currency the title of being the dirtiest.

The Brazilian real came in second with 118, the U.S. dollar is tied for 11th with five and the French euro is 20th with zero bacterial colonies found.

According to the study, the most common bacteria found can cause urinary tract infections, fungal infections, pneumonia and more.

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The 2021 Housing Pain Index by the Angus Reid Institute surveyed over 5,000 Canadians and found that "at least 55 per cent of residents in every province canvassed are either Uncomfortable or Miserable." 

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Live your best hobbit life at these fantastical spots!

Cue some epic music, because these beautiful Ontario hikes will make you feel like you're in one of The Lord Of The Rings films.

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New polls have been conducted since Meghan & Harry's interview. 👑

Following Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s interview with Oprah, new research has found that some Canadians’ attitudes towards the royal family have shifted.

A series of polls by Leger and the Association for Canadian Studies considered the impact of recent events on Canadians’ views on the British monarchy, including whether they sympathized most with Harry and Meghan or the Royal Family.

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