Statistics suggest that one-third of the U.S. population have parasites living in their digestive system. While this may sound shocking, parasites are more common than you may realize.
There are many types of parasites (including candida) and most of them are so common that you may be unaware that some of the problems you’re experiencing could be because of parasites. If you want to find out are you one of the many who are dealing with parasites, just continue reading.
The 10 warning signs you may have parasites in your body:
1. Aching muscles and joints.
2. You do not feel full after meals.
3. You have traveler’s diarrhea while you travel internationally.
4. You wake up often during the night and you have trouble falling asleep.
5. Anemia, iron deficiency.
6. History of food poisoning and dealing with digestive issues.
7. Grinding of teeth while sleeping.
8. Skin irritations, rashes, hives, eczema, or rosacea for unexplained reasons.
9. Fatigue, depression, exhaustion or apathy.
10. Unexplained constipation, diarrhea, gas or IBS symptoms.
If you are experiencing some of these symptoms, do not panic just yet. There are some amazing herbs and foods that you can eat to help get rid of your parasites and fix your health problems.
Top 7 herbs and foods that kill internal parasites naturally
Garlic is among the most effective herbs for ridding the body of any unwanted organisms. It is able to slow and kill over 60 types of fungus and 20 types of bacteria, as well as some of the most potent viruses.
The active components in garlic that kill parasites are allicin and ajoene. To get the most out of garlic, be sure to use it crushed or juiced. Start off with 1 clove and work your way up to as many as you can stomach.
2. Black walnut nuts & hull
Black walnut nuts and hull have been used for centuries to expel various types of worms, including parasites that cause skin irritations such as ringworm. It oxygenates the blood, which also helps kill parasites. You can buy black walnut nuts and hull as a tincture and use it internally as directed. It is often found as an ingredient in internal cleansing products.
Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium) is a herb with small yellow-green flowers. Leaves and flowers are both powerful for your stomach problems and wormwood is the perfect remedy for intestinal worms (note that wormwood should be avoided by nursing women). Wormwood also possesses strong antimicrobial properties and can be useful for other infections besides parasites.
Besides being found in many internal cleansing products, you can make tea out of wormwood. Just add 0.5 – 1 teaspoon to hot water and you have a cleansing tea ready.
Cloves contain powerful germicidal agents including eugenol and caryophyllene. These components travel through the bloodstream, killing microscopic parasites and parasitic larvae and eggs.
Cloves are tremendously effective in killing malaria, tuberculosis, cholera, scabies and other parasites, viruses, bacteria, and fungi, including Candida. Cloves also destroy all species of Shigella, Staphylococcus, and Streptococcus. In a case of a severe parasitic infection, it is best to combine cloves with black walnut hulls and wormwood.
Thyme is one of the most wonderful herbs for stimulating the thymus, which is a major gland of the immune system and boosts the natural defensive mechanisms of the body. Thyme essential oil can eliminate the growth of many parasites and can also kill them in the intestinal tract.
6. Oregano oil
Oregano oil is incredibly powerful and one of the most effective herbal extracts you can use against all kinds of problems, including parasites. It is loaded with extremely high levels of free radical-crushing antioxidants. Oregano oil is also antiparasitic, antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal, making it a powerful yet protective killer that can reset the microbial environment in your intestines.
You can use oregano oil as a tincture, tea, or as an essential oil. Make sure you get good quality food-grade oils from a reliable source.
7. Chinese goldthread
Goldthread (Coptis chinensis) is an essential herb which is part of the Chinese medicine. It has been used for centuries to fight all kinds of infections of parasitic, protozoan, yeast, or bacterial origin. Berberine, its main ingredient, is considered to have superpowers.
You can make tea out of Chinese goldthread. Look for teas with it as an ingredient.
Don’t forget probiotics
Remember to take probiotics supplement at the end of the day during a parasite herbal protocol because parasite-killing herbs knock out everything, including good bacteria. Also, you can consume probiotic-rich foods such as sauerkraut, kefir and raw yogurts. You will also want to drink plenty of clean water and get plenty of rest while on a parasite cleanse. Sleep is incredibly healing and needed for repair and rebuilding.