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Monday, November 21, 2005

Fungus Among Us

Posted by on November 21 at 14:31 PM

An article in yesterday’s Seattle Times by Dru Sefton held this disturbing information about your pillow:

It may contain more than 1 million spores of as many as 16 types of fungus.

If you open up an older pillow, it’s a cesspool of mold, mildew, fungus, dust mites, and mite feces, according to a bedding expert.

It was also noted that the perfect conditions for the fungus are created by the 20 GALLONS of sweat we put into our beds each year.