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What comes to mind when you think of parasites? Parasites are all around us, from birds’ nests to litter boxes to our brains, and while plenty of them are harmful to the health of animals and humans, some of them actually help us! Join Stefan Chin for a fun SciShow compilation all about the world of parasites!

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Original Episodes:
Human Parasites - https://youtu.be/ABeBqbBy2Lo
Brood Parasites - https://youtu.be/HpIhSLXQ5oc
Mind-controlling Parasites! - https://youtu.be/uvdiYg6ZN-U
Toxoplasmosis: How Parasites in Your Cat Can Infect Your Brain - https://youtu.be/FNm_MjrIUAI
Why Don't Humans Get Heartworm? (Spoiler: We Do) - https://youtu.be/8ilHOgTXnp0
Why You Might Want Parasitic Worms - https://youtu.be/qD6fmHUXBEg
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