How do maggots help heal wounds?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Maggots may be disgusting to many people, but they prove very useful for healing wounds!

Watch as Julie Scardina from SeaWorld and Dr. Oz explain how maggots can heal wounds, in this video.

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