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Trivia # 125: increase of scorpions bites in Mexico

18 February, 2010
Toxicological Trivia fron February 18, 2010: In 2007 it was said that the rises in temperature produced  that poisonous animals were  closer to urban areas of Mexico. In the next five years, the population at risk of being bitten by a scorpion in comparison with the current population would be more than:
a) Double
b) Triple
c) Quadruple.

Trivia # 125: increase of scorpions bites in Mexico
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Correct Answer b. The triple 6 against 20 million today. Read more in Spanish news: Mexico: to them it’s the same

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