An unwanted, creepy visitor may be lurking in the cool pool you are using for relief from the summertime heat. Cryptosporidium, commonly known as crypto, is a chlorine-resistant parasite and its infection rates are on the rise, as Jenni Broomhead learned last summer after throwing a party at a public pool where 40 people ended up getting ill.
"I hadn't heard of it. I didn't even know the name of it," Broomhead said. "It was an awful, awful thing. The kids — I had 18- and 19-year-olds tearing...Full Story