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Contagiousness and Survival of the Chlamydia trachomatis Bacterium

How long does the bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis that causes the eyes infection Trachoma survive on a surface (eg. towel, sheets)? In which phases is the Trachoma infection contagious?
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False eyelashes: eye candy for onlookers or just eye candy for bacteria?

Catch someone's eye -- don't catch bacteria for your eye. A few of my friends don on false eyelashes -- some do it for special occasions, others almost wear them everyday. I have never asked them, ...