By Chris Weller | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 10:55
An Iowa woman bought and ingested a tapeworm in order to lose weight, illustrating the extreme — and unhealthy — lengths that some will go to just to lose weight.
By Ashik Siddique | Wed, 03/13/2013 - 18:09
Tapeworm treatment will be much easier, now that newly sequenced genomes have revealed medicine targets.
By Makini Brice | Thu, 09/06/2012 - 14:39
The CDC estimates that there are 386 annual cases of brain parasite infection in California alone which can cost upwards of $66,000.