How often people wash their bed sheets and blankets is pretty alarming. You're own bed sheets are more than likely disgusting. The next time you sleep in a strangers bed you could be covered in all kinds of bacteria and germs.
Lyme disease is very common in New York and along the east coast. Are you familiar with the conspiracy theory surrounding Plum Island that questions if Lyme Disease was manufactured by scientists as a biological weapon right here in New York?