Dracunculiasis - an invasion of “little dragons” - is the scariest skin disease ever

A parasitic disease affecting mammals, medieval serfs deemed what we now know as dracunculiasis as an invasion of tiny dragons — dragons that eventually burrowed out of the skin. Multiple ancient texts refer to the disease, with the manner for treating dracunculiasis continuing to be a simple one. But how does one… »12/06/12 10:40am12/06/12 10:40am