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Coloured scanning electron micrograph of a house dust mite (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus). Millions of dust mites inhabit the home, feeding on shed skin cells. They mainly live in furniture, and are usually harmless. However, their excrement and dead bodies may cause allergic reactions in susceptible people
Picture: EYE OF SCIENCE / SPL / BARCROFT MEDIA

Coloured scanning electron micrograph of a house dust mite (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus). Millions of dust mites inhabit the home, feeding on shed skin cells. They mainly live in furniture, and are usually harmless. However, their excrement and dead bodies may cause allergic reactions in susceptible people

Picture: EYE OF SCIENCE / SPL / BARCROFT MEDIA

(Source: telegraph.co.uk)



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    These little bastards are the reason I’m so sick all the time!! And why I have to get shots in my arms every week :(
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