Articles about leeches/leech therapy
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Oct 17, 2013
In the course of the sanguisuction process, the leech releases saliva into the wound. The saliva ingredients induce anticoagulant, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and blood circulation enhancing effects. ... more
Aug 8, 2011
Feb 7, 2006
The tub full of leeches sat on a Table in Mark Siddall`s office at the American Museum of Natural History The leeches, each in inch long and covered in orange polka dots, were swimming lazily through the water. Click here for the article more