Re: NANFA-- bloodworm survey

Bruce Stallsmith (
Sun, 12 Dec 1999 23:26:04 EST

I've stopped using bloodworms, because not only do I get the itching but my
fingers go numb for a while afterwards too. After the second time I realized
that there was a bad pattern here, bad juju for my immune system. So I gave
up. And Shireen, if you like pupfish shots there are a few in the video "Ash
Meadows Nevada" by Tom Webster, a steal at $15.

--Bruce Stallsmith
Huntsville, AL
"Home of the extinct, endemic _Fundulus albolineatus_"

>From: Shireen Gonzaga <>
>Subject: NANFA-- bloodworm survey
>Date: Sun, 12 Dec 1999 22:21:04 -0500
>quick survey... how many people on this list are
>allergic to bloodworms?
>My skin itches and swells in contact with frozen
>bloodworms, and I sneeze whenever I open the
>dried bloodworm container. But it doesn't stop me
>from feeding it to my brats. :-)

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