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Can meditation help parasitic intestinal infection?

Parasitic gastrointestinal infection results from the ingestion of parasitic organisms, usually by drinking contaminated water. The treatment of parasitic gastrointestinal infection is directed at killing the live parasites and eradicating the infective forms of the organism. This treatment involves prescription anti-helminthic agents. There is no evidence currently available to suggest that meditation or other spiritual practice is likely aid in the treatment of this disease process.

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