Find out what your mental age is
“It is definitely not smart to intentionally infect yourself. I’ve already had people ask.”
A third of the world has been infected, though. Tiny cysts nested in one’s brain and muscles attest. The parasite Toxoplasmosis gondii comes into us by undercooked meat, well-intentioned placentas, gardening soil, or, most infamously, cats. It is the reason that pregnant women are not supposed to empty litter boxes.
“If you’re young and healthy and have it already, it might provide some benefit, as we saw in our research,” Ann-Kathrin Stock, a cognitive neurophysiology researcher at the University of Dresden in Germany, told me. “But the adverse effects are potentially huge. If you ever really get sick it might be what kills you.
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(Perfect use in context! ^.~)
Useful Korean lesson 1 (really really useful…)
하지마 (Ha-ji-ma) that usually comes with exclamation mark !
Don’t do that! Don’t! Don’t!
하지마! 하지마! 하지마!
Well, my friends learned ‘하지마’ perfectly that night…