Warning: These stories are not for the faint of heart.
If you don't know anything tapeworms, you might not be ready for these horrifying parasite stories that will make you squirm in your seat. Tapeworms exist for only one reason - to terrorize their hosts in the grossest ways possible. The worms live inside the intestines of other animals, draining hosts of essential nutrients before food can be digested. Some species can be harmful to humans, even deadly in certain instances.
A tapeworm infection comes with a variety of symptoms. Victims experience some abdominal pain, diarrhea, stomach bulging, loss of weight, and increased hunger. Those symptoms just barely scratch the surface, however. Some people who ingest tapeworms are lucky if they remain conscience.
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