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Somali Woman With Elephantiasis Has 70-Lb. Leg And May Face Death [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 11/21/2013 - 13:42

Sadia Abdinur, a Somalian woman with elephantiasis, has a 70-lb. leg that has left her immobilized and at high risk of developing a fatal infection.


Biologist Pulls Worm From Own Cheek

By | Thu, 10/24/2013 - 16:54

Biologist Jonathan D. Allen had to use surgery-grade forceps to pull a parasitic worm out of his cheek.


Weight Loss Helps the Body Fight Off Intestinal Worms

By | Fri, 01/18/2013 - 14:33

Weight loss may play an important role in the body's response to fighting off intestinal worms, according to new research.