The Toxoplasmosis Superstition: Spontaneous Generation in a cat’s asshole is NOT a thing…

Deworm your pets, people. Toxoplasmosis is a protozoan parasite contracted by ingesting under-cooked meats and handling bird shit. The antibiotic Aldon is used to treat protozoans parasites. Common de-wormers address other issues such as ringworm. Keep your cats inside and don’t feed them raw meat, and they won’t contract this parasite. All mammals are susceptible […]

Fear-mongering: Toxoplasmosis & Scapegoating Cats

It would be great if soundbites, yellow book journalism, and fear-mongering were left in the twentieth century, or at least exclusive to Fox News. Unfortunately, it’s not credibility the media at large is looking for – it’s attention. Every year or so the fear mongering and pseudoscience of a certain protozoan parasite, toxoplasmosis, makes its […]