intestinal parasites

Roundworms (Nematode Infection) Types, Symptoms, Treatment

There are many different types of parasitic worms that can infect humans. Roundworms are one such type. There are some 500,000 species of roundworms and about 60 are known to infect humans. It can infect a number of different organs in the human body, not only the digestive tract as is often though. Most infections are not >> Read More ...

Chronic Stomach and Bowel Infections – Symptoms, Treatment

Stomach Problems Due to Chronic Infections Stomach pain, bloating, belching, gas and diarrhea, lasting for several weeks or months may result from chronic infection by parasites, bacteria or, rarely, viruses or yeasts. There is often no fever in these infections. Parasites Intestinal parasites, like giardia >> Read More ...

Human Intestinal Parasites – Symptoms and Treatment

What Are Intestinal Parasites? Human intestinal parasites are either one-cell organisms or intestinal worms that live in the small or large intestine and use the stool or blood from intestinal wall as a source of food. One-Cell Parasites – Protozoa One-cell organisms, like Giardia lamblia, also called Giardia >> Read More ...