Mind-Altering Parasite May Make Infected People More Attractive, Study Suggests

Mind-Altering Parasite May Make Infected People More Attractive, Study Suggests

The brain-hijacking parasite Toxoplasma gondii seems to be almost everywhere. The microscopic invader is thought to infect up to 50 percent of people, and a range of studies suggests it may alter human behavior, in addition to that of many other animals.   The parasite has been linked with a large range of neurological disorders, …

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