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Why vacuum cleaning your home could save your LIFE: Dust in your home may be spreading antibiotic-resistant SUPERBUGS, scientists say

If you were looking for an excuse not to vacuum clean this weekend, you might want to think again. Scientists have found that dust in your home may be the perfect breeding ground for superbugs. Bacteria living within dust particles - made of hair, dead skin, and fabric fibres - have learned to share DNA between one another. They deploy this trick as a last resort, when they become 'stressed' from living indoors, where there is very little organic matter to feed on. Read more....



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