What is the chemistry behind ringworm? (video)

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WASHINGTON, June 13, 2019 — Did you know that ringworm is not actually a worm? This week on Reactions, find out what ringworm is; how the culprit feeds on your skin, hair and nails; and how to not be its next meal: https://youtu.be/oM3HlbVIw6A.

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