Cat Parasites & Humans?

Answer Zoonotic diseases are infections that can be passed from animals to humans. In some zoonotic infections, humans and animals will exhibit the same symptoms. In others, the infectious agent responds ... Read More »

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Can humans die from canine parasites?

On One Hand: Some Parasites Are ZoonoticSeveral kinds of canine parasites are transmissible to humans. Ticks can crawl from the dog to the owner, causing Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain spotted fev... Read More »

Can humans get parasites in their ears?

On One Hand: Animal ParasitesHumans don't typically get parasites in their ears, but animals infected with mites sometimes transfer the parasites to humans, according to BirdMites.Org. Bird mites, ... Read More »

What Types of Parasites Can Humans Contract?

Human beings are infected by two different types of parasitic organisms. Protozoans, which are single-celled organisms, cause a number of different diseases -- while helminths or parasitic worms li... Read More »

Can chickens pass parasites through their eggs to humans?

On One Hand: Green FarmingGreen farming--as opposed to commercial farming--is an efficient and effective way of reducing or eliminating parasitic bacteria in plants and animals. The benefits of gre... Read More »