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Turns Out EATING Your Nose Boogers Is Super Healthy

Pick it, roll it, lick it!

Turns Out EATING Your Nose Boogers Is Super Healthy

It's probably one of the worst habits you can have - picking your nose and eating it - but it turns out the gross act could actually help you ahead of flu season.

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A study from the American Society for Microbiology found our beautiful boogers can strengthen our immune system and even protect teeth from cavity-causing bacteria.

Researchers are now looking at ways to create 'synthetic nose boogers' so they can be turned into a cavity-fighting chewing gum or toothpaste.

Scientists also say people who pick their nose and eat it are usually happier and more in harmony with their body.

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