Parasites and parasitic infections make most of us think of exotic diseases like malaria or Montezuma’s revenge, but could it actually be that parasites are affecting our health right here in modern-day America and other “developed” countries?
The answer may very well be a resounding yes. According to parasite expert Omar Amin, Ph.D., who runs a lab specializing in parasite diagnostics in Tempe, Arizona, a full 30% of people tested at his lab are positive for at least one parasite. This doesn’t quite equate to 30% of Americans having parasites, because the lab tests mostly symptomatic individuals who are more likely to be infected, but it’s nevertheless an impressive number. Find several articles by Dr. Amin and read about his lab at www.parasitetesting.com.
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