• How our beds are dirtier than chimpanzee nests

    2 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    A new study has revealed that a third of the bacteria in our beds is from our own bodies and may be causing health problems - while chimps' nests are almost spotless Your lily-white bed linen may, in fact, be less hygienic than the nest of an animal known for throwing its own poo around. According to a new study by researchers from North Carolina State University, chimpanzees have cleaner sleeping arrangements than humans - and that may be precisely because we insist on using the same sheets over and over. More than a third of the bacteria found in human beds is from our own bodies, be it...
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