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Eye Health

14 June 2013

Eyeball-licking fetish making teens sick

‘Worming’ or eyeball licking, is a very strange new fetish that has been blamed for a rise in cases of conjunctivitis.

But as ‘nice’ as this tingly sensation might be, the reality is that it’s a real health risk.

 

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