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Researcher finds a flea living in her foot

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 09:58 PM

Most people would panic and seek immediate medical help if they found an insect living in their body.

But not one German Ph.D. student, who was so fascinated by the flea inhabiting her foot that she left it there for two months.

http://www.dailymail...asite-foot.html

http://www.geekosyst...ite-researcher/

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 10:24 PM

I want to see the photos. Did I miss them?

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 10:28 PM

:rolleyes:

Oh, those kooky parasitologists!

Must make for an interesting marriage.

Edited by aquatus1, 12 November 2013 - 10:29 PM.


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Posted 12 November 2013 - 11:46 PM

If that was my daughter she'd have a flea in her ear!


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Posted 13 November 2013 - 01:53 PM

I'd freak out if I found Flea living in my foot.

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