Remind us, when are the spaceships leaving for Proxima Centauri? We’re getting tired of this planet.
Killjoy doctors from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention conducted a large-scale survey of the cat-borne bacterial disease cat scratch fever – and found that serious complications are more common than thought.
They now advise people to wash their hands after touching cats – and to use flea control methods where possible.
‘The scope and impact of the disease is a little bit larger than we thought,’ says Dr. Christina Nelson of the CDC.