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Do You Crave Sugar or Struggle with Fatigue?

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The hidden epidemic that can trigger weight gain, increase anxiety, destroy digestion and fuel sugar cravings.

See what Peter Weina, PhD, FACP  the Chief of Pathobiology at Walter Reed Army Institute of Research said more that 20 years ago, “we have a tremendous parasite problem right here in the United States—it’s just not being identified.”

Are Parasites Your Missing Diagnosis?

parasiteThis is an Intestinal Parasite.

Could unsuspected parasites be holding your health hostage?

If you regularly struggle with a stubborn sweet tooth, fatigue, or any of the following symptoms, invisible culprits could be the underlying cause:

  • Anxiety, nervousness and depression
  • Frequent infections including yeast infections and colds
  • Intestinal issues like intermittent constipation, diarrhea, bloating and gas
  • Joint or muscle pain
  • Difficulty sleeping or nighttime teeth grinding
  • Dark circles around or under the eyes
  • Acne, eczema, hives, rashes or other skin conditions
  • Sensory disorders such as vertigo, brain fog or poor coordination

Most people still dismiss parasites as a third-world concern.

But, a study in The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene found that 32% of a nationally representative sample of 2,896 people tested positive for parasitic infections, and at least 48 states have fought measurable outbreaks.

It’s time that this epidemic finally be brought into focus. Increased international travel, improperly washed fruits and vegetables, undercooked/raw or microwaved fish, meat and poultry, polluted soil and water and inadequate hygiene (particularly in daycare and senior centers) all contribute to the spread of parasites.

Parasites are responsible for an enormous panorama of human health problems. Within our bodies, these critters consume our food and nutrients, producing toxic wastes, and eventually even destroying our tissues and cells.

As the most immunosuppressive agent in the human body, parasites produce indole catabolites that our eliminating organs like the kidneys and liver have to work overtime to excrete. In addition, our immune system goes on overdrive, emitting substances called cytokines that trigger a variety of immune responses. These high levels of cytokines have been linked to increased incidences like violent suicide attempts as well as depression. Cytokines can pass through the blood-brain barrier and negatively impact neurotransmitters such as dopamine and serotonin in the brain.

HERE ARE THE WARNING SIGNS:

  • Sugar cravings – A diet high in simple carbs like sugar, white flour, and milk can fuel your uninvited guests, even so-called “natural” sweets—honey, rice syrup, fruit juice sweeteners—provide instant nourishment for your internal hitchhikers. Simple carbohydrate foods require more time to pass through the alimentary system. A sluggish transit time allows more food to decay and putrefy, thus producing stagnation in the colon and an inviting environment for toxic buildup.
  • Anxiety – Toxoplasmosis infection has been dramatically and significantly linked to General Anxiety Disorder (GAD), for example.
  • Secondary dairy and gluten intolerance – Many parasites, like roundworm and Giardia, can trigger secondary lactose and casein intolerance, so avoiding milk and cheese is a must. Because of the damaged intestinal villi, Giardia can also precipitate a type of gluten intolerance. With any protozoan infection that can damage the intestinal villi, it is always a good idea to reduce the intake of grains.
  • Food and environmental allergies – Parasites irritate and sometimes perforate the intestinal lining, increasing bowel permeability to large undigested molecules and activating the body’s immune response, causing allergic reactions.
  • Anemia – If enough parasites are present, you can lose enough blood to cause iron deficiency or anemia.
  • Constipation – Some worms, because of their shape and size, can block the bile duct and intestinal tract, making elimination difficult and infrequent.
  • Gas and bloating – Some parasites live in the upper small intestine, making persistent abdominal distention a frequent sign of uninvited guests.
  • Irritable bowel syndrome – Parasites can inflame the intestinal cell wall, leading to various GI symptoms and malabsorption of vital nutrients.
  • Joint and muscle aches/pains – Some parasites can migrate and encyst in joint fluids and muscles, leading to chronic inflammation.
  • Skin conditions – Parasites can cause allergic skin reactions: eczema, hives, rashes, sores.
  • Inability to lose or gain weight
  • Plus, Overall fatigue, dark circles under the eyes, and grinding of the teeth

Here is another blog on the signs: DO I HAVE PARASITES? By Hanna Kroeger Healer

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If a few of the warning signs sound familiar, it may be time for a parasite cleanse! Here are a few things you can do, it will require discipline and patience or you can drink this tea that has been proven to work, it’s guaranteed. Click here to watch this quick video on the benefits of this tea, it does MORE that just kill parasites!  I’m writing this blog because I want to show you that I am not just here to sell you a tea, I am here to educate you. Who wants to sit around and wait to do all these things listed below to kill the parasites? NOT ME! Feel free to use this information but if it were me, I’d just drink the tea.

Up your digestive enzymes, probiotics and HCl. All three are critical to the process of parasite elimination. You want your stomach and your gut to be acidic in order to provide an inhospitable environment for the critters to take route.

Limit raw of all kinds, especially if you eat out. Eat plenty of properly cooked proteins like wild-caught fish, organic meat, free range chicken and pastured eggs. Protein provides the amino acids necessary to strengthen tissues and enhance immunity.

Gently increase fiber intake.  Soluble and insoluble fiber have amazing detoxification and sweeping effects on both large and small invaders.

Get the sugar out.  The worst offenders are those liquid sugar calories from soda and fruit juice.

Eliminate cold drinks. These act as a shock to the body and cause the intestinal tract to contract and hold on to waste materials, exactly what you don’t want during this detox period.

Avoid most dairy and gluten-based products. The exception to this dairy ban would be plain organic yogurt and kefir.

Up the beta-carotene. Based upon clinical studies it appears that of all the vitamins and minerals, vitamin A best increases resistance to tissue penetration by parasitic larvae. Foods rich in pre-vitamin A or beta-carotene (think brightly colored orange and green veggies) should be added liberally to the diet. Note that a serving of organic wheat grass juice powder or capsules is a convenient way to obtain beta carotene as well as the nutritional value of three pounds of organic green veggies.

Think zinc. Along with vitamin A-rich foods, please increase your zinc. Vitamin A and zinc are by far the two most important nutrients to add to your diet for parasite-proofing. Zinc can be found in beef, turkey, lamp, eggs, and pumpkin seeds.

Use onions, garlic, cloves, and fennel in cooking and nibble on pumpkin seeds as a snack. These are all well-respected and time-honored parasite controllers.

Try colonic cleansing. Home enemas and colonic irrigation can play an important role in cleansing the colon of parasites. Garlic enemas, for example, are especially helpful in eliminating pinworms.

Take a tablespoon of fish or flax oil. Fish and flaxseed oils are especially helpful with parasites because their fatty acids are absorbed so readily in the structure of the body’s cellular membranes thus providing protection down to the cellular level against hidden invaders. The oils also lubricate the gastrointestinal tract and serve as a carrier for fat-soluble vitamin A, creating an environment uninviting for waste, toxins, and microorganism buildup.

Sip therapeutic teas. Drink one to two cups of mugwort tea every day. Mugwort hardly sounds like a formidable herb, but the tea made from it has been used for generations to kill intestinal parasites.

Try some antiparasitic supplements. For the microscopic parasites try an herbal formula consisting of cranberry concentrate, grapefruit seed extract, Artemisia annua, pomegranate, peppermint, slippery elm and bromelain. Cranberry is especially important because its organic acids kill parasites by breaking down their protein structure and stimulate the release of parasitic waste.

For the larger worms and flukes, try an herbal tincture containing black walnut, wormwood, centaury, male fern, orange peel, cloves and butternut. Centaury is an herb revered by Native Americans for its ability to relax the parasites triggering release of their hooks and suckers from the intestinal tract which is especially effective the newly uncovered human rope worm.

How to Test for Parasites

The best way to test for a parasite is to get a stool test. Most doctors will run a conventional stool test if they suspect a parasite, however these are not as accurate as the comprehensive stool tests that is used in functional medicine. If you think you might have a parasite, I encourage you find a functional medicine physician in your area so that they can order a comprehensive stool test for you. My motto is: Good gut health leads to good health. It all starts there!

     
References

Amin, Omar M. “Seasonal Prevalence of Intestinal Parasites in the United States During 2000.” American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 66.6 (2002): 799-803. Web.
Gittleman, Ann Louise. Guess What Came to Dinner?: Parasites and Your Health. New York: Avery, 2001. Print.
Gittleman, Ann Louise. The Gut Flush Plan: The Breakthrough Cleansing Program: Flushes Fattening Toxins, Boosts Your Metabolism, Fortifies Your Health. New York: Avery, 2009. Print.
Wilcox, Christie. “Toxoplasma’s Dark Side: The Link Between Parasite and Suicide.” Scientific American. N.p., 4 July 2012.

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Jacksonville Woman Finds A Worm In Her McDonald’s Chicken Sandwich

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Parasites are far more common than you think.  It’s a myth that parasites only exist in underdeveloped countries. As scary and gross as it may be, it is not uncommon. Personally I’d like to learn about them to get rid of them. YES! YOU CAN GET RID OF THEM! I will teach you how. As part of my program that I offer as a Certified Integrative Nutrition Coach, I start my clients with a detox.  There are a few ways you can detox, some are faster than others. You can do it with using certain foods that will help flush them away, you can drink a tea that will kill them and flush them from your body, there are also supplements available and then there is colon hydrotherapy. No thanks, I’ll just drink the tea!

WARNING! It’s certainly enough to turn your stomach.

This clip is from CBS TV ActionNewsJax.com  Friday, April 24, 2015

http://m.actionnewsjax.com/news/news/local/jacksonville-woman-says-she-found-worm-mcdonalds-s/nk3Pb/

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Joyce Fedd didn’t find just one purple worm inside her McDonald’s McChicken sandwich. She says she found two.

“I went to the drive-through and ordered two chicken sandwiches for my kids when I bit into this one something,” Fedd said. “I tasted something. Took it out my mouth and [it had] a worm in it.”’

The owner of the McDonald’s quickly issued a response to the incident.

“Food safety is a top priority and we take incidents such as this very seriously, as it is highly unusual,” Jim Van Laere, the McDonald’s owner/operator, said. “When the customer returned to the restaurant and brought it to our attention, we refunded her money and replaced her sandwich, and quickly reviewed our entire kitchen to ensure this type of occurrence could not happen.”

WARNING, VERY GROSS…If you eat meat, cheese, eggs and dairy, chances are your body is acidic and if your body is acidic then chances are you have parasites or worms.  In this video a man had 10 pounds of tape worms removed from his stomach.


CLICK THIS NEXT LINK TO LEARN THE POSSIBLE SYMPTOMS OF PARASITES

DR. OZ interviewing Dr. Robynne Chutkan, MD, Gastoenterologist ~  https://youtu.be/J0OE2slxjyc


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10 SIGNS YOU MAY HAVE A PARASITE 

Before we get into the signs of a parasite, lets talk about…

WHAT IS A PARASITE?

A parasite is any organism that lives and feeds off of another organism. When referring to intestinal parasites, I’m referring to tiny organisms, usually worms, that feed off of us, our nutrition.

Parasites include roundworms, tapeworms, pinworms, whipworms, hookworms, and more as you have seen in the video. Some consume our food, leaving us hungry after every meal and unable to gain weight. Others feed off of our red blood cells, causing anemia. Some lay eggs that can cause itching, irritability, and even insomnia. If you have tried countless approaches to heal your gut and relieve your symptoms without any success, a parasite could be the underlying cause for many of your unexplained and unresolved symptoms.

How do you get parasites?

There are various ways to contract parasites. It can be as simple as parasites entering your body through contaminated food and water. It’s common for parasites to thrive in underdeveloped countries because of contaminated water supplies, also contaminated lakes, ponds, or creeks. Water is primarily how parasites infect humans. Protozoa parasite, Giardia Lambia parasites found in most contaminated water is not killed by chlorine.  This parasite is most often misdiagnosed as the stomach flu.

Under cooked meat, including fish is a common place for parasites to hide, as well.  However, meat is the not the only culprit. Unclean or contaminated fruits and vegetables can also harbor parasites. Some parasites can even enter the body from the bottom of your feet.

Once infected, it’s very easy to pass it along. Wanna know why you were always told to WASH YOUR HANDS AFTER USING THE BATHROOM or just to wash your hands in general? If you have a parasite and don’t wash your hands after using the restroom, you can easily pass along microscopic parasite eggs onto anything you touch — the door handle, the salt shaker, your phone, or any person you touch. It is also very easy to get parasites from touching animals too. Ok, I know what you are thinking now. Don’t get too crazy on me! Because parasites come in so many shapes and sizes, they can cause so many different problems. This is why it is important to LEARN about them & rid them from your body.

Now lets talk about the possible signs of having parasites.

10 Signs You May Have a Parasite

  1. You have an constipation, diarrhea, gas, and/or other symptoms of IBS
  2. You’ve traveled internationally and experienced traveler’s diarrhea while abroad
  3. You have a history of food poisoning and your digestion has not been the same since.
  4. You have trouble falling asleep, or you wake up multiple times during the night.
  5. You get skin irritations or unexplained rashes, hives, rosacea or eczema.
  6. You grind your teeth in your sleep.
  7. You have pain or aching in your muscles or joints.
  8. You experience fatigue, exhaustion, depression, or frequent feelings of apathy.
  9. You never feel satisfied or full after your meals.
  10. You’ve been diagnosed with iron-deficiency anemia.

Typically we see parasites causing more constipation in clients than diarrhea, but some parasites are capable of changing the fluid balance in your gut causing diarrhea. Diarrhea and IBS are so common in America today, mostly because of the inflammation causing foods we eat, not from parasites, but that’s a whole other blog.

Parasites release toxin into the blood stream causing us to have trouble sleeping, skin irritations, mood changes, and muscle pains but those too are symptoms that can be caused from inflammation causing foods. These toxins often cause anxiety, which can manifest itself in different ways. For instance, waking up in the middle of the night or grinding your teeth in your sleep are signs that your body is experiencing anxiety while you rest. When these toxins interact with your neurotransmitters or blood cells, they can cause mood swings and skin irritation.

How to Test for Parasites

The best way to test for a parasite is to get a stool test. Most doctors will run a conventional stool test if they suspect a parasite, however these are not as accurate as the comprehensive stool tests that is used in functional medicine. If you think you might have a parasite, I encourage you find a functional medicine physician in your area so that they can order a comprehensive stool test for you. My motto is: Good gut health leads to good health. It all starts there!

Here is another good read on parasites, don’t just take it from me… http://bodyecology.com/articles/parasite-alert

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Resources:

CDC, Center for Disease Control and Prevention: http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/giardia/  

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