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SofthackleAugust 17th, 2011, 3:18 pm
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http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/lookout/brain-eating-amoeba-claims-second-victim-month-161107259.html
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SayfuAugust 28th, 2011, 1:49 pm
Posts: 560That's why I like the moving water of rivers I guess. Swimmer's itch can be bad enough. I've seen outings ruined by swimmer's itch fishing out of float tubes, or pontoon boats, but the amoeba critter is something else.
JesseAugust 29th, 2011, 12:35 am
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Thats a shame the poor kid.. Scary stuff but definitely something that everyone needs to be aware of so thanks for posting!
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