Kind of light news, and something I've heard suggested before, but interesting anyway.
"By consuming those pathogens caught within the mucus, could that be a way to teach your immune system about what it's surrounded with?" is the hypothesis Scott Napper posed to his students.
What do you think? Does this make the nose-picking bother you less?
I think it's wonderful that someone is studying this! So interesting. I do believe that being exposed to germs and bugs and such builds a strong immune system. I don't want to see nose-picking, but if you do it during private time, I think it's fine. Great story!
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