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mentalfloss.com/article/50951/how-many-spiders-do-you-really-swallow-your-sleep

The “you eat X number of spiders” factoid changes depending on who you ask. Some people says it's three, others eight, and still others might say as many as ...

www.forbes.com/sites/quora/2016/06/09/how-many-spiders-and-insects-do-people-really-eat-unaware

Jun 9, 2016 ... On average, how many insects and spiders do humans eat unaware? ... that we swallow a certain number of spiders every lifetime/year/night is ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/fact-or-fiction-people-swallow-8-spiders-a-year-while-they-sleep1

Apr 15, 2014 ... Should we worry about arachnids crawling into our mouths while we're in ... “ Spiders regard us much like they'd regard a big rock,” says Bill ...

elitedaily.com/news/world/you-dont-eat-spiders-sleep-eat-in-food/1033624

May 14, 2015 ... You Don't Eat Spiders In Your Sleep, You Eat Them In Your ... involve so many highly unlikely circumstances that for practical purposes we can ...

www.scienceeverywhere.ca/spiders

You've probably heard the old wives' tale that you eat two spiders a year in your sleep. Or four. Or eight. Or 16 a night. It probably depends on how big your ...

www.theguardian.com/notesandqueries/query/0,5753,-23997,00.html

While we don't know how many actual spiders are consumed each month, there is a considerable amount of chemical ... Even if somehow you do eat spiders, guess what? ... I actually awoke one night with a full grown cockroach in my mouth!

www.bbc.com/earth/story/20151117-is-it-true-that-we-accidentally-swallow-spiders-when-we-sleep

Nov 17, 2015 ... Could spiders really be climbing into our mouths at night? If not, how come so many of us have swallowed this as fact? We posted ... “If we do I don't really want to know it,” says Margie Williamson, a sentiment that many of you echoed. “ Please tell ... “Spiders aren't silly enough to be eaten by us,” she says.

www.reference.com/pets-animals/many-spiders-eat-sleep-year-c9a7cf4b62027551

There is not one single study done to date that has quantified the number of spiders you eat in your sleep. The common urban legend states that up to 8 spiders ...

www.thoughtco.com/do-we-swallow-spiders-while-sleeping-1968376

Mar 29, 2017 ... No matter what generation you grew up in, chances are you heard the rumor growing up that we swallow a certain number of spiders each year ...

animals.howstuffworks.com/arachnids/do-we-swallow-spiders-in-sleep.htm

Spiders generally have no desire to be eaten, but accidents happen. Learn if we really swallow spiders in our sleep at HowStuffWorks. ... In fact, it's extremely unlikely a spider would even approach a sleeping human, much less crawl into their ... to steer clear, giving them no incentive to creep into your bed during the night.