Did you know that according to the World Health Organization, 3.5 billion people all around the world suffer from some type of parasitic infection? To simplify it, a parasite is any organism that lives and feeds off of another organism. It is also very important for you to know that parasites take and utilize your body’s nutrients. While doing this they are also hurting the entire organism. They are able to thrive throughout the body and they take on a number of different forms. You should also know that mostly they live within the human intestines. Some of them eat your food and are making you hungry after every meal and therefore you are unable to gain weight. Others consume your red blood cells, which is pretty much dangerous because it leads to anemia.
Read this article and learn the 10 symptoms that may indicate that you are having parasites in your body.
- Fatigue, exhaustion, depression, or feeling of apathy frequently;
- Parasites generally attack the lining of the intestines which leads to a variety of abdominal problems prevail in distressing regularity;
- Skin problems: dry skin, eczema, rashes, hives, popular lesions and sores;
- Mood and anxiety problems such as mood swings, nervousness, depression, forgetfulness, restlessness, and anxiety;
- Sleep problems such as insomnia, teeth grinding during sleep, bed wetting and disturbed sleep;
- Weight and appetite problems like weight gain, long standing obesity, loss of appetite or uncontrollable hunger and inability to gain or lose weight;
- Muscle and joint problems, including muscle pain, joint pain, muscle cramping, numbness of hands and/or feet, pain in navel, heart pain and arthritic pain;
- Diagnosis of iron-deficiency anemia;
- Reproductive problems, PMS, urinary tract infections, cysts and fibroids, menstrual problems, prostate problems and water retention;
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Irritable bowel syndrome one of the more common signs of parasites in the body. Intestinal parasites fix themselves to the walls of the intestines which leads to inflammation of the area.
The best way to test for a parasite is a stool test. Consult your doctor and complete the necessary tests to determine the type of parasitic infection.
Because parasites love sugar and everything that turns into sugar, you’ll need to starve the parasites by eliminating sugar and processed foods from your diet.
Furthermore, the key to removing parasites is consuming food and herbs that facilitate a hostile environment for them rather than a hospitable one. Note that parasites hate gentian root, ginger, blackberries, raw cabbage, aloe, coconut oil, pineapple, pumpkin seeds, pomegranate seeds, and papaya. So, you’ll need to up them in your diet, as consuming more fiber helps the body get rid of parasites especially worms.