Couple contract parasitic hookworm in feet after walking on Punta Cana beach

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Date: January 29th, 2018

Category: Nutty News

hookA Canadian couple said they contracted parasitic hookworms in their feet after walking barefoot on a Dominican Republic beach.

Katie Stephens, 22, and her boyfriend Eddie Zytner, 25, of Windsor, Ontario, told CTV that they had scratchy feet during a week-long stay at the IFA Villas Bavaro Resort in Punta Cana, but believed they just had minor bug bites.

“For a lot of our trip, we found that we were scratching our feet quite a bit,” Zytner told CTVNews.

“Sand fleas we had heard about so we kind of assumed it was that at first.”  More

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