The Doctors: Hemotoxic and Neurotoxic Venom and Effects of Snake Venom

The Doctors: Five Million Snake Bites Per Year

The Doctors: Hemotoxic and Neurotoxic Venom and Effects of Snake Venom

There are two different types of snake venom – neurotoxic and hemotoxic – that can cause different reactions in your body after a snake bite.

The Doctors TV show said that over five million snake bites occur each year, and these bites lead to 125,000 deaths.

Dr. Travis Stork said that if you don’t know what to do, you could quickly turn into a statistic. Snake expert Jules Sylvester appeared on The Drs. to talk about the do’s and don’ts of snake bites.

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