What is Parasite Infection?
Parasites are organisms that live off other organisms, or hosts, to survive. Some parasites do not noticeably affect their hosts. Others grow, reproduce, or invade organ systems that make their hosts sick, resulting in a parasitic infection. You can get them from contaminated food or water, a bug bite, or sexual contact. Some parasitic diseases are easily treated and some are not.
There are three main classes of parasites that can cause an infection in humans:
The symptoms of parasitic infections vary depending on the organism.
Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a parasite that often produces no symptoms. In some cases, it may cause itching, redness, irritation, and an unusual discharge in your genital area.
Giardiasis may cause diarrhea, gas, upset stomach, greasy stools, and dehydration.
Cryptosporidiosis may cause stomach cramps, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, dehydration, weight loss, and fever.
Toxoplasmosis may cause flu-like symptoms, including swollen lymph nodes and muscle aches or pains that can last for over a month.
Parasitic infections can be diagnosed in a number of ways. For example, your doctor might perform or order:
There are several steps you can take to lower your risk of contracting a parasitic infection:
These are the most powerful foods and herbs that will help you cleanse your body of parasites:
Garlic is one of the most potent natural antibiotics, It has strong antioxidant and detoxifying qualities and prevents oxidation caused by parasite toxins. It is active components, allicin, and ajoene destroy parasites, amoebas, including one-cell varieties, and pinworms and hookworms. Use the garlic crushed or juiced for best effects.
It helps digestion and boosts circulation, so it also treats gas and nausea linked to parasite die-off. It also improves stomach acid production, which destroys parasites and protects infections. To eliminate mucus, use fresh ginger, and take it ground to treat digestive issues.
Probiotic Rich Foods
Consuming high probiotic foods like kefir, sauerkraut and yoghurt can keep parasites in check and improve the health of the gut.
Turmeric is one of the most beneficial herbs you can use, with strong anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory, wound-healing, worm-expelling, and detoxifying properties. For it is better absorption, mix it with coconut oil and black pepper.