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Billions of bacteria inhabit that little navel

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Not to gross you out, but your belly button is crawling with bacteria — billions of them, in all shapes, sizes and appetites. That’s a good thing, a group of North Carolina researchers says after studying more than 500 belly-button swabs, some from their own navels.

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