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These everyday home items could be bad for your health

Lovemoney Logo By Jen Grimble of Lovemoney | Slide 2 of 25: Apparently, we spend a third of our lives in bed and during that time, our sheets become exposed to everything from sweat to dust and make-up. Yet many of us overlook washing our bedding, despite the fact it's recommended we do so at least every other week. Failing to change your sheets regularly enough can not only lead to skin breakouts, eczema, bacterial infections and allergies, but also to dust mites, which feed on dead skin. If that isn't enough to make you refresh your bedding, we don't know what is...

Unwashed bedding

Apparently, we spend a third of our lives in bed and during that time, our sheets become exposed to everything from sweat to dust and make-up. Yet many of us overlook washing our bedding, despite the fact it's recommended we do so at least every other week. Failing to change your sheets regularly enough can not only lead to skin breakouts, eczema, bacterial infections and allergies, but also to dust mites, which feed on dead skin. If that isn't enough to make you refresh your bedding, we don't know what is...

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