jenn jay tales

Jennifer Johnston shares her travel tales; life adventures; observations, photos and random thoughts

Some people in Academia land ………

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Recently read this quirky little piece in a Sunday newspaper supplement: Snot eating article

It raised a few questions for me:

  • Who will volunteer for this research?
  • Who wants professional permission to pick their nose?
  • How does this Professor get onto this possible theory: Health Benefits from boogers – the mind boggles.
  • If kids get onto this, there is going to be no hope for parents to tell them to stop picking their nose!

To Professor Napper who suggests snot “has a sugary taste” – well we know he has been doing some research.  Thank-you for looking into this fascinating part of our body and the possibility of helping our immune system.

Funny piece of light Sunday reading (those Canadians hey?)

And if anyone doubts this guy really exists, here is proof he does:


Author: Jenn Jay

JennJayTales was created as a place to share my writing. I share random blogs about activities of interest to me and maybe to you. Writing is a passion and there is nothing I enjoy more than meeting people and capturing their stories through my observations and words. As TRAVEL is a huge passion of mine, I've created a travel blog Please enjoy Jenn Jay Tales and if you consider my writing style as something your magazine, book, blog, on-line publication, website or business may be interested in, please let me know - I'm keen to write for you. Email me at

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