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CNN- Worms Can Invade Your Brain from Eating This Common Food


We were surprised to see this news on the front of CNN of all places, but it’s true, whether we like it or not.

There are numerous ways you can get worms invading your brain including eating pork (especially undercooked)  as article (linked below in sources) explains.

Brain Worms from eating certain Dangerous Food

There are many forms of tapeworm, three of which can readily infect the brain. From a public health perspective, there’s one in particular to watch out for. “It’s mainly the pork tapeworm that’s the main brain one,” says Helena Helmby from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

The pork species, known as Taenia Solium, can infect humans in two forms. The first is by eating undercooked pork from



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