Are bugs giving you the flu? Groundbreaking study reveals insects, spiders and worms in homes and gardens carry 1,500 viruses

Almost 1,500 viruses have been found in the bugs and spiders that live in homes and backyards, the University of Sydney has now discovered.

The remarkable number of diseases have been uncovered in insects, spiders and worms – those insects surrounding humans in their day-to-day lives.

The number has baffled researchers who say its far more than ever thought before.

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