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I don't think you're ready for this jelly

It's not pee, but vinegar, that will relieve the sting of a jellyfish

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The venom from a single box jellyfish, can kill 60 people. And although no official mortality statistics exist, experts believe more people are killed by jellyfish than by sharks each year.

IT was an idyllic day in Phuket. I had just told my husband: "I could float around in this sea all day…"

That was seconds before a jellyfish lightly wrapped its tentacles around my legs, enveloping me in an unsolicited, fiery caress.

"Did you pee on it? I've heard peeing helps,"

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