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Brain-Eating Parasite Kills All Victims

Brain-Eating Parasite Kills Zac
A 7th grader Florida boy, Zachary Reyna, has died at 12 by a rare type of amoebic disease that ate away at his brain. The brain-eating parasite entered his system through the nose while he was knee-boarding. All victims of this dead are dead till now.
Read more Aug 26 2013, 7:16am CDT


Parasitic diarrhea-causing amoeba kills human cells 'like a piranha'

Source: Daily Mail

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Virginia researcher found Entamoeba histolytica,(pictured), which causes a potentially fatal diarrhea common in the developing world, infects by nibbling human ...
Full article at: Daily Mail 1 day ago, 7:37pm CDT

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Are ‘selfies’ spreading head lice in kids?

Source: Hamilton Spectator

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Q: How reliable are claims by businesses that offer lice treatment that “selfies” are spreading head lice among ...
Full article at: Hamilton Spectator 1 day ago, 8:41am CDT

What are nematodes?

Source: Mother Nature Network

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Have you ever pulled up vegetable plants such as tomatoes or peppers at the end of the growing season and noticed bumps along the underground portion of the stem or on the roots? Did you wonder what those were? Wonder no more.   You’ve got nematodes — and not the good ...
Full article at: Mother Nature Network 1 day ago, 7:54am CDT

Officials Confirm Presence of Bed Bugs in NC Marine Base, My Cleaning Products Suggests a Spray to Kill Bed Bugs Right Away

Source: PRWeb

Bed bugs infested a Marine base in North Carolina, said a report. In order to help anyone dealing with those critters, My Cleaning Products suggested a spray to kill bed bugs fast and safe.(PRWeb April 14, 2014)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.c ...
Full article at: PRWeb 2 days ago, 10:59am CDT

Yuck of the week: Amoeba makes you sick by chewing on and spitting out bits of intestine

Source: Med City News

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A gut-eating amoeba (green) nibbles on a live human cell (purple) under the microscope. The parasite chews on the cell before killing and discarding it. The suffering stomach bugs cause are bad enough, but what’s worse is how a certain amoeba create food poisoning that can last months. NPR reported on a new discovery: The single-cell animal bites off tiny chunks of intestine, chews on them for a whil ...
Full article at: Med City News 2 days ago, 6:42am CDT

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Source: Winnipeg Free Press

Gadfly: 1. A cattle-biting fly, esp. a warble fly, horsefly or botfly. 2. A person who repeatedly criticizes or harasses others, esp. those in authority. A retired provincial bureaucrat has become the gnat under the skin of city hall administrators and many of its politicia ...
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Water quality violations, $55K fine leave Steelton residents with unanswered questions


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Was Steelton's water system contaminated with the parasite Giardia lamblia last year? The water authority is meeting ...
Full article at: 5 days ago, 9:14pm CDT


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