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Herbal antihelmetic?

David B. Hedrick davidbhedrick at icx.net
Thu Jun 5 14:32:57 EST 1997


Joan Marie Shields wrote:

> For instance, while I'm not sure there is an herbal remedy that will rid
> the body of all "parasites" 

I have heard that there is a correlation between the amount of red
pepper in the native diet and the prevalence of intestinal worms in that
area.  For example, Thailand.  It seems reasonable that eating a big
Thai meal might be rather unpleasant for the worm.  

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