This story is about dysentery, a very nasty disease. But we'll spare you a description of the symptoms, and focus instead on the organism that causes it.
H.P. Lovecraft's mythical monster turns out to be a lot smaller than anyone imagined... small enough to fit in a termite's digestive system.
The deadly amoebas are back... and this time they could be headed for the kitchen faucet.
It may look friendly under the microscope, but this particular amoeba consumes human brains, as proven by a recent shocking case.