Elephantiasis, if you’re unfamiliar with the term, is a condition caused by something called a filarial worm. And if that on its own doesn’t fill you with terror and a desire to never Google the word, the symptoms of elephantiasis will. Basically, the affliction can result in immense swelling to a person’s limbs – even, in some instances, their genitals. These days, cases of elephantiasis are mostly found in Asia and Africa, and close to a billion people are in danger of contracting the disease.
Evan Fournier is an NBA superstar who plays for the Orlando Magic. Fournier gangrene, on the other hand, is a horrific flesh-eating disease most typically found in alcoholics, diabetics and people with a weakened immune system. So, if you’re ever trying to find out more about the basketball player, just make sure to include his first name in your Google search. Otherwise, you may just live to regret it.