Disgusting: Eating This Common Food Can Give You Brain Worms
This headline might sound disgusting but its really important to inform you about a story published on the CNN website. The first case reported was in the UK a man had a tapeworm wriggling trough his brain.
Dr.Effrossyni Gkrania-Klotsas, said that this particular type of tapeworm had done something that is rarely seen. This parasite species have the ability to move from one side of the brain to the other.
This tapeworm can be found in China also in Japan, South Korea and Thailand. The tapeworm is known by the name Spirometra Erinaceieuropae and the man who had it was in China on a vacation.
The devastating results from Spirometra Erinaceieuropae are an infection known as sparagnosis and its commonly found in dogs and cats and the scary thing is that it can grow up to 1.5 meters.
Pork can contain also tapeworms but only three types can get to the human brain after they infiltrate the nervous system. Taenia Solium infects the porks muscules of pigs and infect them, as in the case of Spirometra Erinaceieuropaei.
However, according to Dr. Theodore Nash, around 5 million people worldwide are severely affected by the infiltration of these tapeworms of the brain.
And what is the major cause of this phenomenon?
And just how many people worldwide have been severely affected by tapeworm infiltration of the brain?
According to experts, the scandalous conditions in which pigs are farmed nowadays explain a great part of the entire story.
So we will give you one great advice, cook your pork properly.
Source: Healthy Food House