Potentially lethal parasite rat lungworm found throughout Florida

“Researchers have found rat lungworm, a parasitic nematode that can cause meningitis in humans and animals, in five Florida counties,” Science Daily reports. “Clinical signs of infection in adults include headache, stiff neck, fever, vomiting, nausea and paralysis of the face and limbs. The most common symptoms of infection in children are nausea, vomiting and fever … Click here to read more