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The Irish Water Safety organisation told would be bathers to watch out for the innocent looking weever fish, a tiny animal that lurks in the sand of the sea bottom and can inflict intense, lasting pain and even worse.
The fish inhabits warm shallow water close to the shore, all but completely buried in the sand, and leaving only its dark dorsal fin showing.
Anyone unlucky enough to step on that fin could be in trouble. The spines stick into the flesh and begin a painful swelling process that can last for weeks.
Water Safety chief executive John Leech said: "You will not see a weever fish easily. But you will quickly know it’s there if you are unfortunate enough to stand on one. The pain is usually described as excruciating so avoid
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The weever lives around the low water line of a lot of beaches, and the official advice is to avoid swimming for around 60 minutes each side of a low tide.
Those who disturb a weever are advised to call a local lifeguard, where available.
In the absence of expert advice, the affected area of the body should be put into hot water in a bid to break down the poison.
The ultimate consequences of stepping on a weever fatality are unlikely. The last recorded death was more than 75 years ago. But severe
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