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    Ticks, Meat and YOU!

    I Just happen to come across this weird allergic issue and the cause.
    http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/20/health...rgy/index.html

    So, yes you can become allergic to meat, and yes It can be from a tick bite.
    Crazy, eh?
    At first this tick spawned allergy just seems kooky, or something to joke about ( I can see PETA using the types of ticks or larva to force people to stop eating meat, LOL).
    It's kind of crazy as a hunter to have to take the chance out in the woods, that the thing you kill for food might actually be something you can't eat, because you are in the woods risking tick bites and allergies.
    "If you want to control people, if you want to feed them a pack of lies and dominate them, keep them ignorant. For me, literacy means freedom." - LaVar Burton.

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    Quote Originally Posted by moogogaipan View Post
    I Just happen to come across this weird allergic issue and the cause.
    http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/20/health...rgy/index.html

    So, yes you can become allergic to meat, and yes It can be from a tick bite.
    Crazy, eh?
    At first this tick spawned allergy just seems kooky, or something to joke about ( I can see PETA using the types of ticks or larva to force people to stop eating meat, LOL).
    It's kind of crazy as a hunter to have to take the chance out in the woods, that the thing you kill for food might actually be something you can't eat, because you are in the woods risking tick bites and allergies.
    Except any one who goes into the woods should always check themselves for ticks afterwords.

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    Quote Originally Posted by moogogaipan View Post
    I Just happen to come across this weird allergic issue and the cause.
    http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/20/health...rgy/index.html

    So, yes you can become allergic to meat, and yes It can be from a tick bite.
    Crazy, eh?
    At first this tick spawned allergy just seems kooky, or something to joke about ( I can see PETA using the types of ticks or larva to force people to stop eating meat, LOL).
    It's kind of crazy as a hunter to have to take the chance out in the woods, that the thing you kill for food might actually be something you can't eat, because you are in the woods risking tick bites and allergies.
    I'd take meat allergy over TBE or Lyme disease any day.

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    So this is how vegetarians came to be! Was beggining to wonder.

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    I see your meat allergy and raise you http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/212466.../#.T-raM_Xddtw

    I would gladly sit there with a knife and fork eating a steak with an epinephrine auto-injector!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cracked View Post
    So this is how vegetarians came to be! Was beggining to wonder.
    LOL
    Now I am afraid to go outside, what if I get a tick and cant eat yummi bacon any longer

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    But I'm made of meat!

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    I always had a phobia of ticks. Now I know why!
    Well 1, 2, 3, take my hand and come with me
    Because you look so fine
    And I really wanna make you mine

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