Hookworms and the Myth of the “Lazy Southerner”  For…

Hookworms and the Myth of the “Lazy Southerner” 

For over a century, rampant hookworm infections plagued the American South. But these intestinal parasites did more than just suck blood from their hosts—they also may have perpetuated the stereotype of the “lazy Southerner.”

By: Gross Science.

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Hookworms and the Myth of the “Lazy Southerner”  For…

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