Flesh-Eating Cocaine

An outbreak of flesh-eating disease in Los Angeles and New York has been linked to cocaine that’s been cut with levamisole, a veterinary medicine used to deworm livestock. Levamisole is known to rot off human skin, especially—as these photos illustrate—around the ears and nose. The Russians don’t get to have all the flesh-eating narcotics fun. More at ABC News. WARNING: Gross.

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