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This eye worm, once only found in livestock, is cozying up to humans

Did you know you can get worms in your eyes? According to National Geographic, it's a thing. Back in 2016, 26-year-old Abby Beckley ended up with a bunch of the tiny, translucent critters living in and around the delicate flesh of the inside of her eyelids. Beckley described the sensation of the eye worms nesting in her as being similar to having an eyelash poking her. After much prodding and poking, Beckley managed to extract a worm from her eyelid.
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