Worms are other intestinal
parasites, which infest human beings, are found in all countries
of the world. However, they are more common in tropical and
subtropical areas and are widely prevalent during the rainy
The usual symptoms of intestinal worms are diarrhoea, foul
breath, dark circles under the eyes, constant desire for food,
and restlessness at night with bed dreams, anemia and headaches.
Round worms may give rise to inflammation of the intestine and
lungs, nausea, vomiting, loss of weight, fever nervousness.
The eggs of these
parasites are introduced into the human system through the
medium of food or water.
food causes round warm.
Hookworms enter the
human body through bare foot walking on infected earth.
transmitted to the body through under cooked flesh foods or
foods contaminated by dogs.
The real cause of
intestinal worms, however, is faulty living. The eggs of
these worms, taken into the human body through food and
water, can breed in intestines only if they find there a
suitable medium for their propagation. The medium is an
intestinal tract clogged with morbid matter.
The treatment for intestinal
worms should begin with diet .The patient should be
kept on an exclusive fresh –fruit diet for four or
five days. Thereafter he may adopt a well-balanced
light diet consisting mainly of fruits, vegetables,
milk and whole meal bread. The diet should exclude
fatty foods such as butter, cream, and oil, and all
- During the all fruit or fasting period, the bowel
should be cleansed daily with a warm water enema.
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