Trippy Facts About House Flies You Probably Didn’t Know

Flies Can Spread Lots of Diseases

10. Flies Can Spread Lots of Diseases

This fact should actually come as no surprise since house flies literally eat, sleep and breed on mounds of garbage, but it is still quite a gross fact! Because of their filthy abode, houseflies are capable of transmitting several dangerous infections to human beings every time they land on our food, drink, or any other surface that we touch. 

They have been known to be carriers of up to a mind-blowing 65 diseases! Some of them include diarrhea dysentery, cholera, typhoid fever, leprosy,  and even tuberculosis! So we recommend you not take the bite off that sandwich that was graced by the feet of these creepy crawlies.
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