The thought of having your brains eaten by an amoeba is horrible, isn't it? And did you just move your hand to your head knowing that you could never see it is coming, after reading the title? Scroll down to learn more about Naegleria Fowleri..
Naegleria Fowleri is known as the brain-eating amoeba. It sounds like a horror movie, but it is very real.
It is more likely for you to get it if you swim in water that has Naegleria Fowleri.
It reproduces using mitosis and its agenda is: eating the human brain.
The amoeba takes the shape of a capsule when the human body does not provide optimum living conditions.
It survives extreme temperatures.
Symptoms start to show 5 days after the amoeba lands in the brain.
The patient dies in 7 to 10 days after these advanced symptoms.
So finally, the mortality rate reaches over 97% once this amoeba takes control...