Parasites in the human body: causes, symptoms and treatment of folk remedies

Severe problem today are parasites.

Underestimating their hazards in combination with a lack of consciousness about the biology of these animals and the ways of being infected by them led to the fact that the carriers of these or other parasites now are at least a few billion people.

In this article we describe in detail what kinds of parasites in the human body may be, the reasons for their formation, and also about the symptoms and methods how to deal with this or any other parasite.


A small digression:Almost everyone we talked about pork, as one of the most delicious dishes, especially when served with special dishes. Pork – meat of swine, that we sometimes consume, can be considered one of the dirtiest sources of meat.

What is a parasite?

A parasite is an organism that lives wholly at the expense of another larger organism. According to the site of localization appear ectoparasite living on humans from the outside, and endoparasite, assault it from the inside. The composition of parasites, may be viruses, bacteria, worms, insects and even vertebrates.

Parasites cannot be regarded as something that is unnatural. On the contrary, until then, until scientists realized what it is, and where they come from, people infected constantly what was one of the causes of low life expectancy of about another 1 – 2 century back. After all, many of the parasites deadly, and in some cases to save life can only qualified medical intervention.

In the other – the disease can last decades, so as the parasites skillfully masquerades as other diseases that cannot be cured within that time, until it is determined their true cause.

Kinds of popular parasites

The closer to nature, to tradition, the greater are the chances of getting one of the parasites or the whole set is.

Round and tape worms, fleas, lice, subcutaneous mites, the larvae of the gadfly and wohlfahrtia volare – and this is not a complete list of those who yearn for human flesh and blood, let's take a detailed look at the causes, symptoms and treatment of at least the basic kinds of parasites in the human body.

Worm tapeworm

Tapeworm – the unofficial name of the large tapeworms, such as the bull and the pig tapeworm, as well as the broad tapeworm. The worm lives in the small and large intestine, the first few months of the time go unnoticed, and leads over time to powerful weight loss of your "host".

The overall structure of all of the tapeworm consists of a head with suckers, by which helminth is fastened to the wall of the small intestine and several hundreds or thousands of segments of progressively increasing thickness, in which the mature eggs.

With the passage of time, the end segments break away from the body of the worm and are excreted together with feces. Their creation – a guaranteed sign that you need to take action, and there is no reason to rejoice from the fact that the parasite came out.

For him it is a normal process of life, in natural conditions, these segments continue to move even a few tens of minutes, after which they burst, will scatter around the eggs of helminth. If a tapeworm refers to a type of bullish tapeworm then segments spontaneously crawling through the back passage.

The symptoms of tape worms in humans

Symptoms of the presence of tape worms in humans in the body:

  • abdominal pain that changes its location,
  • diarrhea,
  • vomiting,
  • headaches.

Due to the fact that the carrier belt worm can be virtually any animal, to a mouse inclusive, follows the conclusion that any intervention of the country in the mouth of the potentially dangerous.

If a tapeworm refers to a type of wide tasemnicea, then infecting them comes from inadequately heat-treated or salted fish.

Pumpkin seeds

Treatment of large tapeworms in humans home

Folk methods of treatment include the following:

A few days before the treatment it is necessary to go on a diet from carbohydrates. Then use one of two things:

  • The pumpkin seeds. Raw sunflower seeds cleanse and eat a few tricks, washed down with water. An adult man is enough of 300 per day, children – 100 gg Uses disposable.
  • The treatment fee of the following ingredients: 4 parts tansy and flax seeds, ground cloves – 2 pcs, 1 part tsmina (Helichrysum) colors, centaury, wormwood, pumpkin seeds (ground).

The components in the crush, mix and take week, in dry form, in tbsp. In the first day – 1 once in the morning, the second and third day – 2 times, morning and before meals, in the following days – 3 times a day, washed down with a glass of water.

After one of the previous two points in the morning fasting is done an enema, then received even one serving means, and 2 hours is given a laxative.

One helminth (up to several meters in length) of the unit on the subject of the availability at one end of the head with suction cups. If they don't have it, then a worm came out not completely, and after a week treatment repeated. For control after 3 weeks of the process, it is appropriate to repeat in any case.

Echinococcus (echinococcosis)

Very dangerous helminth infection which may be fatal. Gentle flat worm, 3-4 mm long and about 1 mm in thickness, which has the property to form bubbles in the internal organs (including the liver, lungs and brain).

Echinococcusmarketing bladder is filled with fluid cavity in which the walls are helminths, but inside are created by the subsidiary bubbles, including within the subsidiaries. The extent of such pathology can reach up to several liters in humans.

Adult Echinococcus parasite in the small intestine, its larvae with the blood stream published through the portal veins throughout the body. Diagnosis can be made with the help of tomography, the analysis of stool or special reaction for the presence of antibodies to Echinococcus in the body.


Symptoms Echinococcusa in humans

Symptoms echinokokózaa, especially in the initial stage, they may masquerade as other diseases, so diagnosis has to be undertaken if there has been a combination of several of these symptoms:

  • weakness;
  • fatigue;
  • headaches;
  • vomiting;
  • renal colic;
  • low-grade temperature;
  • decreased appetite;
  • weight loss;
  • heaviness and pain in the liver area.

Treatment echinokokózaa

While the findings of this parasite is needed qualified medical assistance with operational intervention. In her absence it is possible to alleviate the situation with the help of the following folk remedies:

  • Fee of the tract and the birch-buds, peppermint leaves and flowers of Helichrysum. The components are taken in combination of 100:75:75 gg and filled with boiling water in a ratio of 100 ml to a tablespoon. Drinking: children 50 ml for adults in a 100 ml 4 times a day, from two weeks to one month.
  • Alcohol tincture of celandine and birch kidneys, internally. Components filled with vodka at a ratio of 1:5 and leave for a week. Dosage: 1 tablespoon an hour after meals 3 times a day.
  • Tansy. Flowers, insist 2 hours from the calculation of the 1 cup of boiling water on a tablespoon. Take 100 ml a day, one hour before meals.

It should be noted that Echinococcus by a belt helminth, constantly binds to the affected them the body (liver, lungs, brain) and cannot be driven through the skin by baths, in contradiction with the rules of the individual personalities of folk medicine.

Roundworm (human Ascaris)

Circular air flow damper worms, 20 – 35 cm long, most often in comparison with worms. Roundworm, unlike the previous species do not have organs attached, and constantly moving in a stream of semi-digested food passing through the intestines.

But it is their damage does not end there. Worms from time to time to breed, and their larvae gnaw the intestinal walls, as well published body the flow of blood, as well as larvae the previous forms of deworming.

The authentic fact is their ingress into the lungs and coughing up through the oral cavity along with the sputum, in fact they are so small that in most cases the patient even notices.

In addition, due to the migration of the larvae, the roundworm can live in the liver, kidney, spleen, lungs, brain, dozens of years. Not with such destructive characteristics, such as Echinococcus, roundworm, however, are able to cause diseases, such as hepatitis in men, cirrhosis of the liver in women and a brain tumor.

Flax seeds

Symptoms Of Ascaris

A group of symptoms of Ascaris, which is worth paying attention to, is the following:

  • increased salivation;
  • weight loss;
  • diarrhea and blood in the fecal between the masses;
  • allergies and itching skin;
  • shortness of breath, bronchitis, or pneumonia;
  • low-grade temperature;
  • increase in blood pressure;
  • vomiting, change of appetite;
  • depression and neurosis.

Diagnosis is made on the basis of the overall analysis of the feces, what it is necessary to turn to specialized institutions.

Treatment Ascarisoz folk remedies

Used for the expulsion of Ascaris, treatment of folk remedies includes the following recipes:

  • an enema of milk with garlic. Garnish with a slice of garlic boiled in a glass of milk and put in the form of an enema at night. The course covers a week.
  • the seeds of the pumpkin. Similarly described above, the treatment of tapeworm;
  • tincture of wormwood leaves and grated raw seeds of the pumpkin. The components used in equal proportions, add two parts vodka and insist in a dark place for a week. The finished tincture is used 2 times a day before lunch and dinner 50 ml;
  • green walnuts, pour the boiling water in a ratio of 1 part nuts to 2 parts water and insist half an hour. A glass of the infusion is necessary to drink during the day, then take a laxative;

Funds for the restoration of the organism after getting rid of parasites

In any case, the parasites of their stay they violate the normal functioning of the organs, where they are located.

Echinococcus in the kidneys and the liver is subjected to calcification, roundworm drains into the lung and liver movements, which persist even after their demise, tape worms with suction cups spoils of the intestinal wall, thereby increasing the risk of developing duodenal ulcers.

So, folk medicine recommends to use to eliminate these effects the following recipes:

  • The intestine is renewed infusion of seeds of flax. The seeds cook in boiling water from the calculation of the spoon on the glass and insist 2 hours. Course of treatment: after three times a day 50 ml a week;
  • The total recovery is achieved by the following assembly: 2 parts nettle leaves, 1 part fruit of rose hips and 5 parts of fruit of the crane.

A mixture of closed boiling water in the same proportion as the previous paragraph and is used in the same way.

Prevention of worm infestation

Rule no. 1: it cannot be anything in there from the fish enough salty, fried or boiled. Sushi, salted herring or sashimi can be considered as a food gourmet. But basically it is – raw fish and fish – one of the components of the life cycle of parasites worms.

As everything is done: first, the larva gets into the clam, where it grows larger than a certain threshold, then the clam eats the fish, the larva gets into his digestive tract, to stay alive, then it increases and multiplies, as in muscle tissue of fish, then this fish eats a dolphin, a seagull or a white bear. Or who wishes to participate in the high japanese culture to the visitor of the restaurant.

The safety of raw fish in theory there is. For that, it must be immediately, or frozen after capture and thawed just before cooking, or should be specifically used on a fish farm with control of the absence of parasites. But check whether it is risky the food was prepared from her, as a rule, it is impossible.


With meat it is necessary to observe the same caution, trying raw minced meat and freshly-salty lard.

In addition, to infect helminthůmu, vegetables before eating need to wash your hands too. It is part of the natural environment, these parasites in the human body have been shown to be prevalent almost everywhere.

Any contact of the food or the hands from the earth, earthy, dust, and vegetation is able to keep on eating their microscopic eggs. In case of contact with the intestines of the eggs displayed the worms, the removal of which will not be at all easy.

There are parasites who can only think of passing or a vacationer on the nature of man, that are, for example:

  • malaria Plasmodium, contained in the saliva of mosquitoes of the genus culex,
  • the causative agent of encephalitis, contained in the saliva of Ixodes mites,
  • the gadfly and wolfarth volare.

Their prevention lies in the application of various repellents tourism on the wild nature, but also to provide maximum protection for the open areas of the body (mosquito nets, a grid, a special gel).

However, what you can do when prevention didn't work? So, how to attack the well-known long ago, as long ago he knows and the treatment of folk ways.

And in the end, it should be noted that the observance of simple rules of hygiene and sanitation, the destruction of, flies and cockroaches, can significantly reduce the risk of infection by parasites, which leads to severe consequences.