Bamboo sheets can keep your bed germ free. With it s antimicrobial and antibiotic properties, bamboo textiles are gaining popularity for not just babies, but for adults too. The bamboo plant is rarely attacked by pests or infectious bacterial disease. Poultices made from babmoo shoot are used to dress and clean wounds to prevent infections, as well as to heal wounds that are infected. Bamboo fiber socks are used today to prevent foot odor.