Disturbing Trivia…

did you know that in the scientific and medical communities, the technical name for using one’s finger to extract boogers is rhinotillexis, and doing so compulsively is termed rhinotillexomania. the act of eating the resulting harvest is called mucophagy.

my tick says…
“interesting, isn’t it?… i wonder what’s the technical term for sticking the resulting harvest under a furniture?…”

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One Response to Disturbing Trivia…

  1. rencelee says:

    According to my sis, mucophagy is widely practiced in Japan (by the Japanese), whether they are in public or not.

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