Dr. Oz Talks About the Foods To Prevent Or Get Rid Of Parasites – Whole Grains, Probiotic S. Boulardii, Garlic, and Wormwood Tea
Today Dr. Oz talked how parasites may be the culprit behind your flu-like symptoms and what you can do to prevent or get rid of parasite infections. In fact you may have a parasite infections and not even know about it. During this segment of the show Dr. Oz talks about foods, teas, and a probiotic that can help your body to prevent or get rid of parasites in your body.
Symptoms Of Roundworm Infections
Dr. Oz invited on a guest who thought that she had fallen ill with the flu because of the symptoms that she was experiencing. She then began cough up roundworms! She explained that the roundworms were still alive when they were coming up. She then began noticing roundworms in the toilet after a bowel movement. She said that she was also experiencing a high fever so she thought that she may have imagined it all. However, she was not imagining the roundworms because the next day it was worse! She quickly made an appointment with her doctor to help get rid of the roundworms. She explained to Dr. Oz that she isn’t certain where she may have become contaminated with this parasite. Dr. Oz invited Dr. Margaret Williamson on to the show and here are the symptoms that were given for roundworms :
- Abdominal bloating
- Roundworm eggs found in stool
Protect Yourself From Parasites With Whole Grains
Dr. Oz explained that eating high fiber whole grains is a natural and effective way to protect yourself from parasites. He said that the high fiber found in whole grains make it harder for parasites to attach to the insides of your intestines and they are carried out of your body.
Dr. Oz Tip : Dedicate one week each month to eating more high fiber foods like whole grains to flush the parasites out of your body.
Probiotic S. Boulardii Helps To Prevent Parasites
While whole grains can help to flush parasites out of your body, probiotics like S. Boulardii can help to prevent parasites. Dr. Oz said that S. Boulardii is a probiotic that is very beneficial to your gastrointestinal tract. It also is a probiotic that contains a high amount of yeast. This creates an environment that is very unfavorable to parasites.
Dosage : Dr. Oz recommended taking 250 mg of S. Boulardii twice per day.
Kill Parasites With Garlic
Garlic is an effective microscopic parasite killer. Garlic also has many other medicinal benefits for your body so it makes sense to include garlic into your diet daily. Here are the recommendations that Dr. Oz gave on today’s program :
- Chop or crush the garlic into pieces. This process releases allicin
- Kills microscopic parasites
- Eat two cloves of garlic each day
The last recommendation Dr. Oz gave to rid your body of parasites was Wormwood Tea. The tea costs about 10 dollars and has been drank for it’s anti-parasitic properties for many years. Wormwood tea can help to prevent parasites as well as kill the parasites that you may already have in your gastrointestinal system. Dr. Oz recommended drinking 1 cup of wormwood each day.Like “Fans of Dr. Oz” on Facebook to view show recaps and summaries on your news feed to browse at your leisure if you like to stay updated on the daily topics discussed on the show.