August 18, 2022


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5 Times People Gave Animals Diseases | Reverse Zoonotics

5 Times People Gave Animals Diseases | Reverse Zoonotics

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Usually when we think about animals and disease, we think about illnesses that they transmit to us – like swine flu or Lyme disease. But illness is often a two-way street, and while animals can pass pathogens to us, we can also pass our own pathogens to animals.

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