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Cancelled Trek

PERU | Friday, 7 Jul 2006 | Views [1239] | Comments [1]

We had traveled to Peru to join a 4 day trek on the Inca trail. My girlfriend came down with severe fatigue, congestion, sore throat, nausea and lack of appetite and these symptoms progressively worsened once we arrived in Cusco. It became apparent that ... Read more >

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Does that Monkey have rabies?

THAILAND | Wednesday, 17 May 2006 | Views [5258] | Comments [2]

I was on Had Rinn island in Thailand with a friend just walking around the town and noticed a local person with a monkey on a leash. When asked if we could pat it he said yes. My friend patted the monkey and was allowed to hold it and then I went to pat ... Read more >

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Colombo fever

SRI LANKA | Saturday, 13 May 2006 | Views [2178] | Comments [1]

I was staying in Unawatuna, Sri Lanka and I began to feel feverish and ill so decided to go to the hospital in Colombo because the fever did not subside. The results of the initial blood tests indicated Dengue fever and I was admitted to hospital after ... Read more >

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CANADA | Tuesday, 1 Nov 2005 | Views [4096]

I was just about to have sexual intercourse with my girlfriend, she was on top and as I started to penetrate her my Frenulum split near the base. I needed a Frenulectomy to give my Frenulum enough slack to heal.  Anonymous, Canada. How World ... Read more >

Tags: doctors, frenulectomy, hospitals & health, misadventures, ouch!, true claim stories

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