This is why you should wash new clothing before wearing it. We did not know this!

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Dr. Philip Tierno of the University of New York researched new clothing for bacteria present and discovered that new clothing contains a lot of bacteria, including traces of poo and skin fungus. Yuk! This means that new clothing are not as clean as we all thought. The reason for this is simple: buy your clothes from a store, and then there is a good chance that many have fitted the piece before you.