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A Florida man died after losing 25% of his skin to flesh-eating bacteria. Experts say the infections will become more common as ocean water warms.

A species of flesh-eating bacteria called Vibrio is gaining a larger foothold in the US as oceans heat up.
Rock-bound mussels are exposed at low tides.

Temperatures in California are so hot, mussels are being cooked inside their shells

Ocean temperatures have gotten so high that mussels are ending up cooked in their natural habitat. Heat waves have blanketed the globe this summer.
Gammarus roeseli is a type of freshwater shrimp found in European rivers like the Czech Republic's Morava river.

Cocaine has been found in some European shrimp, and it’s part of a disturbing trend of drug-filled shellfish

Shrimp in five UK rivers have tested positive for trace amounts of cocaine. This is just one example of drug-filled shellfish around the world.
Only half of adults who think they have an allergy actually have one, according to new research.

Half of adults who think they have an allergy actually don’t, a new study suggests

Nearly half of respondents with severe allergies developed them as adults, according to the results.