What is worms in children?Give 1 cup of grated Carrot in the morning 1 hour before breakfast for 4 to 5 days.
Worms are the tiny little organisms that are identified in the digestive system, especially in humans. They are often recognized in kids and infect the intestines. Worms lay eggs in the body and sometimes spread throughout. They mainly stick to the walls of intestines. There are different types of worms such as Tapeworms, Intestinal worms, Flatworms and many more.
Causes of worms in children
The eggs of the worms are brought into the human body through the medium of eating contaminated food, drinking contaminated water and due to unhygienic maintenance. These are mostly observed in children, so they are the main sufferers.
Symptoms of worms in children
The symptoms for existence of worms is stomach pain in children. In some particular worms like pinworms, the child feels itching around the anus. In severe conditions you can observe weight loss, restlessness, irritability and loss of appetite.
Home remedies for worms in children
Take 1 tablespoon of raw Papaya juice mixed with 1 teaspoon of Honey (shahad) and give this to the child in the morning on an empty stomach. This should be followed by a glass of warm milk mixed with 1 teaspoon of Castor oil. Do this for atleast 2 days.
Make the child to eat a small piece of Jaggery (gudha) after each meal.
Give a piece of Garlic (lehsun) clove a day until the worms are removed.
Grind a fresh coconut finely and mix it directly into some milk or boil it with milk. Give this decoction to the child for about four times in a day.
Take a handful of Pomegranate (anar) leaves, crush them and boil with a glass of milk. Drink half of it early in the morning on an empty stomach and the rest after two hours.