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All of these people are victims of parasites: creatures that burrowed into their bodies and wreaked havoc. As 17-year-old Michael Dumas’ friends buried him in the sand at a Florida beach, hookworms were burying themselves in Michael’s feet. A parasite blinded a Colorado woman in one eye when she went for a swim. And a New York woman thought she had a brain tumor, but it turned out her neurological symptoms were actually the result of a tapeworm.