Hirudo MD

I have been feeling so dizzy and weak for days now probably because I lost too much blood. Three days ago I attached six medical leeches to my nipples and I am bleeding since then. Leech therapy and heavy menstrual bleeding at the same time is proven to be too much for me. And to top it all, I will have a dental surgery tomorrow. Bad timing. Hopefully I will survive :)

Anyway, those little blood suckers are wonderful creatures. For me it was the very first time to try medical leeches, previously I could only use non blood sucking leeches in my movies like The Bait, Bath Diver. Medical leeches are different. It is unbelievable how they can multiply their body size in a few minutes. After feeding they don’t eat for even a year or more, what an economical way of living!

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