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Deathcap Mushroom Season is here: Mushroom foragers should take extreme care – PUBLIC HEALTH INSIDER
Watch out, mushroom foragers. Fall rains bring blooms of Amanita phalloides, better known as the death cap mushroom. They are common in Western Washington, and were found recently on the University of Washington Seattle campus. The death cap mushroom has no distinctive odor or taste and resembles other nontoxic varieties. Consumption of the Amanita [...]