Office germs are all too real: Find out what the dirtiest spots in the office are

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Office workers, there's a few things you should know about your workspace that may or may not surprise you. While you're typing away at your computer or conferencing in on your phone -- millions of germs may be lurking right in those very places.

While you've probably heard about the dirtiest places in your bathroom or kitchen, we've got another common area you need to look out for when it comes to dirt and grime -- the office.

SEE ALSO: These are the 8 dirtiest items in your bathroom​

While this might completely freak you out the next time you get ready to head into work, trust us when we say, you want to know these spots. While you probably can't avoid them forever, it might help you be more conscious of spreading germs from these spots to yourself and others.

1. Break room sink faucet handles

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2. Microwave door handles

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3. Keyboards

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4. Refrigerator door handles

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5. Water fountain buttons

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6. Vending machine buttons

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Office germs are all too real: Find out what the dirtiest spots in the office are

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