Parasitic infections in the body are difficult to treat with conventional medications, but they can be easily resolved by using natural remedies. There are many herbs and plants that can boost your immune system and eliminate the parasites quickly and without side-effects.
In case of parasitic infections, it’s vital to recognize the signs on time. Here are the early signs of the infection:
- Frequent cravings
- Loss of appetite
- Mood disorders
- Sugar and processed food cravings
- Bleeding gums
- Itching around the mouth, nose and anus
- Sexual dysfunction in men and women;
- Teeth grinding (bruxism)
- Skin problems such as bleeding sores and eczema
- Sore and stiff joints
- Breathing problems
- Digestive problems
- Memory problems
- Recurring yeast infections
- Anemia or mild iron deficiency
- Food allergies and sensitivities
Here are the best natural ingredients against any kind of parasitic infection:
Garlic is one of the best natural anti-parasitic agents and can eliminate more than 60 types of microorganisms. It can also control auxiliary infections thanks to its high antioxidant content. The vegetable contains allicin and other compounds which can successfully destroy amoebas, pinworms and hookworms as well. For best results, experts recommend crushing the garlic first and leaving it for 15 minutes so the allicin is activated.
Clove is another powerful antimicrobial agent that can destroy numerous microorganisms. It owes its germicidal properties to caryophyllene, which enters the circulatory system and decimates any type of bacteria it comes in contact with. Cloves are recommended against scabies, cholera, malaria and other types of dangerous infections.
Ginger can resolve almost all digestive problems and destroy the parasites it comes in contact with. It boosts the secretion of stomach acid and eliminates parasites with ease, and is best used raw.
Here’s something you surely didn’t know – cucumber seeds are one of the best natural ingredients against tapeworms! Crush them to dust and add a teaspoon of the powder in your smoothie in order to eliminate worms.
Raw pumpkin seeds
Raw pumpkin seeds are rich in a certain type of fat that can kill parasite eggs. They also contain curcurbitin which is hostile to parasites and can easily prevent infections. These seeds have been used against tapeworm infections and schistosomiasis in China for a long time. To use them, grind them first in a coffee grinder and add them to your salads and smoothies.
Probiotics such as kefir, sauerkraut and yogurt will promote the production of beneficial bacteria in the gut and suffocate any harmful microorganism.
This tropical fruit offers numerous health benefits, including the ability to destroy any kind of worms. The strongest part of the fruit are its seeds. According to a study, the best solution against a digestive parasitic infection is a mixture made of papaya seeds and honey. You can also grate a bit of papaya peel and put it in ACV for 24 hours, then drink 8 ounces of the juice. Some experts also recommend grinding a handful of papaya seeds in a coffee grinder, then mix them with a bit of papaya, coconut oil and a bit of coconut milk. Consume this smoothie every day for a week and you will be free of the parasites sooner than you think.
Turmeric is a spice with powerful germicidal and anticancer properties that can easily clean your body of parasites. For best results, you need to consume it mixed with some black pepper, which will boost the bioavailability of turmeric by 2000%.
Green hulls of black walnuts
The green hulls of black walnuts are rich in tannins and juglandin, two compounds which can decimate microorganisms. People have been using the hulls for decades to get rid of worms and parasitic infections, as well as against Candida albicans, a harmful yeast.
Cayenne pepper is a powerful antifungal and antiparasitic agent that can destroy fungi easily and improve your overall health. Your best pick against fungi is African cayenne – on the other hand, a mixture of cayenne pepper, pumpkin seeds and ginger can destroy any kind of intestinal parasite.
According to the University of Maryland, these are the best herbs against parasites:
- Oregon grape
- Curled mint
- Black walnuts
Besides using these herbs, you also need to get proper rest and allow the body to fight the infection. Make sure to drink plenty of water as well which will promote the elimination of the parasites.
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