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Natural Medicine for Parasites

Natural Medicine for Parasites

A parasite is any organism that lives and feeds off another organism. There are many parasites that can affect humans – from those that live inside the body (endoparasites) like heartworm and tapeworm, to those that live on the skin (ectoparasites) like head lice and scabies. Then there are intracellular parasites, like bacteria and viruses, which reside inside the unfortunate host’s cells.

Symptoms

Because there are so many species of parasite, there are various symptoms that may cause someone to seek natural medicine for parasites.

These symptoms can include:

  • Weight loss and/or increased appetite
  • Abdominal pain or distension
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation, gas and diarrhoea
  • Bloating, indigestion and excessive flatulence
  • Itchy anus or vagina
  • Sleeping difficulties
  • Anaemia
  • Aches and pains
  • Fatigue, lethargy and apathy
  • Allergies
  • Low mood
  • Anxiety
  • Skin irritations or unexplained rashes, hives, etc.
  • Pain or aching in your muscle joints
  • Never feeling full or satisfied after your meals

Whether experienced together or singularly, these symptoms can have a profound impact on a person’s quality of life, affecting concentration, mood, comfort, and even social life. If left untreated, symptoms such as anaemia can also have serious consequences for long-term health. It is therefore advisable to seek natural medicine for parasites as early as possible.

Obtain Relief from Parasites

At Melbourne Natural Medicine Clinic, our naturopaths offer a range of non-invasive testing and treatment options when it comes to natural medicine for parasites. This includes the Complete Digestive Stool Analysis (CDSA), which is used to measure digestive function (including digestive enzymes, acid/alkaline levels of the gut etc.) and the presence of any pathogenic organisms. Once the results come in, your naturopath will tailor a treatment program to restore gastrointestinal health that may include:

  • Removing pathogenic bacteria, yeast or parasites
  • Changing your diet and lifestyle to reduce toxic exposure and optimise digestive processes
  • Reducing bad bacteria and replenishing the numbers of healthy bacteria

For more information on our services in natural medicine for parasites – or on any of our treatments – please don’t hesitate to contact the team at Melbourne Natural Medicine Clinic. With more than 15 years of experience in natural medicine, we have the necessary knowledge and resources to offer a truly holistic solution that meets your individual needs.

Make an Appointment Today

Backed by current scientific research, our treatments aim to do more than just resolve your health issue – they also aim to inform and empower you to lead a happier, healthier life in general. All testing and treatment is provided by qualified practitioners in the comfortable and discreet environment of our North Melbourne clinic.

Make an appointment to discuss natural medicine for parasites at MNMC today. Call us on (03) 9686 2566, email us at info@melbournenaturalmedicine.com.au, or simply complete our online enquiry form. Our friendly staff are on hand to assist you with everything from booking appointments to pricing information.

Please note you will need to give us 24 hours’ notice to reschedule or cancel your appointment to avoid incurring a cancellation fee.