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2 LISTEN TO GUYS WHO NEVER GET SICK

THE SCIENCE TEACHER

EVAN APANOVITCH

JOB Middle school teacher, Miami

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520 classes with zero substitutes

HEALTH THREATS

Apanovitch is used to being around germ carriers. He spent four years in a Clemson University lab checking the stool samples of reptiles and amphibians for stress hormones. (And you thought your 9-to-5 was tedious.) He’s now a middle school science teacher, but his contagion risk hasn’t declined because he’s always around 11- to 13-year-olds.

“Kids tend to have a high level of contagious viral illnesses and are somewhat less focused on handwashing and hygiene etiquette,” says Jeremy Friedman, M.B.Ch.B., of the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.

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