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This page lists various forms of media coverage relating to helminthic therapy and closely related topics.
 
This page lists various forms of media coverage relating to helminthic therapy and closely related topics.
 
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'''NB.''' There are details at some of the links on this page that are out of date or not factually correct, especially in some of the pieces by journalists, but also in some comments made by scientists and clinicians. Therefore, before acting on anything gleaned from these sources, readers are advised to check the details with the relevant pages in this wiki.</div>
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'''NB.''' There are details at some of the links on this page that are out of date or not factually correct, especially in some of the pieces by journalists, but also in a few of the comments made by scientists and clinicians. Therefore, before acting on anything gleaned from these sources, readers are advised to check the details with the relevant pages in this wiki or to ask about them in the [https://www.facebook.com/groups/htsupport/ Helminthic Therapy Support group] on Facebook.</div>
  
 
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* [https://theconversation.com/they-might-sound-gross-but-intestinal-worms-can-actually-be-good-for-you-49868 '''They might sound gross, but intestinal worms can actually be good for you'''] - William Parker, The Conversation  
 
* [https://theconversation.com/they-might-sound-gross-but-intestinal-worms-can-actually-be-good-for-you-49868 '''They might sound gross, but intestinal worms can actually be good for you'''] - William Parker, The Conversation  
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* 2020 Jun 18 [https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/06/200618150223.htm Hookworm trial offers new hope to MS patients] - Science Daily
  
 
'''2019'''
 
'''2019'''
  
* 2019 Feb (accessed on) [https://www.ifm.org/news-insights/gut-hygiene-hypothesis-helminth-treatments/ The Hygiene Hypothesis & Helminth Treatments With Parasitic Worms] The Institute for Functional Medicine
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* 2019 Sept 10 [https://www.acsh.org/news/2019/09/10/guess-ill-go-eat-some-worms-14261 Guess I'll Go Eat Some Worms] - Chuck Dinerstein, American Council on Science and Health
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* 2019 Sept 5 [https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-09-helminthic-infections-beneficial-hiv-.html Helminthic infections may be beneficial against HIV-1] Medical Xpress
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* 2019 Jul 30 [https://www.newsroom.co.nz/2019/07/30/701634/what-gut-worms-could-do-for-cancer What gut worms could do for cancer] - Farah Hancock, Newsroom. (Also see this [https://helminthictherapywiki.org/wiki/images/4/4d/Graham_Le_Gros_and_Helminthic_Therapy.pdf rebuttal of Prof Le Gros’ comments].)
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* 2019 Jul 20 [https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/114332185/kiwi-researchers-given-green-light-for-worldfirst-human-trial-exploring-the-health-potential-of-parasitic-worms Kiwi researchers to start world-first human trial exploring the health potential of parasitic worms] - Ruby Macandrew, Stuff NZ (Also see this [https://helminthictherapywiki.org/wiki/images/4/4d/Graham_Le_Gros_and_Helminthic_Therapy.pdf rebuttal of Prof Le Gros’ comments].)
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* 2019 Jun 26 [https://www.spectrumnews.org/features/deep-dive/supplements-worms-stool-families-trying-game-gut-treat-autism-traits/ Supplements, worms and stool: How families are trying to game the gut to treat autism traits] - Leah Shaffer, Spectrum
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* 2019 May 28 [https://aeon.co/essays/gut-worms-were-once-a-cause-of-disease-now-they-are-a-cure We need worms] - William Parker, Aeon
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* 2019 May 25 (accessed on) [https://blog.paleohacks.com/can-parasites-heal-autoimmune-diseases/ Can Parasites Heal Autoimmune Diseases?] - Aimee McNew, PaleoHacks
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* 2019 Apr 30 [https://asm.org/Browse-By-Topic/Host-microbe-Biology/Featured/Helminths-and-Health-Finding-Purpose-in-Our-Old-Fr Helminths and Health: Finding Purpose in Our Old Friends] - Erica Bizzell, American Society for Microbiology
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* 2019 Apr 21 [https://us.cnn.com/2019/04/19/health/bolivia-heart-disease-chasing-life-gupta/index.html Life lessons from the native tribe with the healthiest hearts in the world] - Dr. Sanjay Gupta, CNN
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* 2019 Feb (accessed in) [https://www.ifm.org/news-insights/gut-hygiene-hypothesis-helminth-treatments/ The Hygiene Hypothesis & Helminth Treatments With Parasitic Worms] The Institute for Functional Medicine
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* 2019 Feb [https://experiencelife.com/article/the-parasite-paradox/amp/ The Parasite Paradox] - Pamela Weintraub, Experience L!fe
  
 
* 2019 Jan 12 [https://www.verywellhealth.com/using-hookworms-to-treat-celiac-disease-562299 Using Hookworms To Treat Celiac Disease] - Jane Anderson, Verywell Health
 
* 2019 Jan 12 [https://www.verywellhealth.com/using-hookworms-to-treat-celiac-disease-562299 Using Hookworms To Treat Celiac Disease] - Jane Anderson, Verywell Health
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* 2019 Jan 9 [https://www.noted.co.nz/health/health/parasitic-worms-solution-asthma-eczema-coeliac-disease/ Parasitic worms could be the solution to asthma, eczema and coeliac disease] - Nicky Pellegrino, New Zealand Listener
 
* 2019 Jan 9 [https://www.noted.co.nz/health/health/parasitic-worms-solution-asthma-eczema-coeliac-disease/ Parasitic worms could be the solution to asthma, eczema and coeliac disease] - Nicky Pellegrino, New Zealand Listener
  
* 2019 Jan (accessed on) [https://goop.com/wellness/health/can-parasites-cure-autoimmune-diseases/ Can Parasites Cure Autoimmune Diseases?] - A Q&A with Will Cole, Goop
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* 2019 Jan (accessed in) [https://goop.com/wellness/health/can-parasites-cure-autoimmune-diseases/ Can Parasites Cure Autoimmune Diseases?] - A Q&A with Will Cole, Goop
  
 
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* 2018 Sept 25 [http://drstevenenningerdailyblog.blogspot.com/2018/09/the-treatment-of-autoimmune-disease.html The Treatment of Autoimmune Disease with Hookworms] - Dr. Steve Nenninger Blog
 
* 2018 Sept 25 [http://drstevenenningerdailyblog.blogspot.com/2018/09/the-treatment-of-autoimmune-disease.html The Treatment of Autoimmune Disease with Hookworms] - Dr. Steve Nenninger Blog
 
* 2018 Sept 20 [https://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/should-you-deliberately-infect-yourself-with-an-intestinal-worm-for-your-health/all/ Should You Deliberately Infect Yourself With An Intestinal Worm For Your Health?] - Rosie McCall, IFLScience
 
* 2018 Sept 20 [https://www.iflscience.com/health-and-medicine/should-you-deliberately-infect-yourself-with-an-intestinal-worm-for-your-health/all/ Should You Deliberately Infect Yourself With An Intestinal Worm For Your Health?] - Rosie McCall, IFLScience
* 2018 Jul 13 [https://helminthictherapywiki.org/wiki/images/2/2d/Hookworms_Make_Us_Human-_The_Microbiome%2C_Eco-immunology%2C_and_a_Probiotic_Turn_in_Western_Health_Care.pdf Hookworms Make Us Human: The Microbiome, Eco-immunology, and a Probiotic Turn in Western Health Care] (PDF) - Jamie Oliver, Medical Anthropology Quarterly
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* 2018 Jul 13 [https://helminthictherapywiki.org/wiki/images/2/2d/Hookworms_Make_Us_Human-_The_Microbiome%2C_Eco-immunology%2C_and_a_Probiotic_Turn_in_Western_Health_Care.pdf Hookworms Make Us Human: The Microbiome, Eco-immunology, and a Probiotic Turn in Western Health Care] (PDF) - Jamie Lorimer, Medical Anthropology Quarterly
 
* 2018 Jul 2 [https://kids.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/frym.2018.00032 Eating Worms to Treat Autoimmune Diseases?] - Nerissa Ora Zyskind Tunnessen and Michael H. Hsieh, Frontiers for Young Minds
 
* 2018 Jul 2 [https://kids.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/frym.2018.00032 Eating Worms to Treat Autoimmune Diseases?] - Nerissa Ora Zyskind Tunnessen and Michael H. Hsieh, Frontiers for Young Minds
 
* 2019 Jul [https://www.naturalmedicinejournal.com/journal/2018-07/exploring-helminthic-therapy Exploring Helminthic Therapy] - Karolyn Gazella interviews Sidney Baker, MD, for Natural Medicine Journal
 
* 2019 Jul [https://www.naturalmedicinejournal.com/journal/2018-07/exploring-helminthic-therapy Exploring Helminthic Therapy] - Karolyn Gazella interviews Sidney Baker, MD, for Natural Medicine Journal
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* 2018 Apr 27 [http://www.malaghan.org.nz/news/the-worms-within-us-how-parasites-could-help-beat-disease/ The worms within us: How parasites could help beat disease] - Republication by the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research of an article by Jamie Morton, first published in the New Zealand Herald.
 
* 2018 Apr 27 [http://www.malaghan.org.nz/news/the-worms-within-us-how-parasites-could-help-beat-disease/ The worms within us: How parasites could help beat disease] - Republication by the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research of an article by Jamie Morton, first published in the New Zealand Herald.
 
* 2018 Mar 22 [https://www.acsh.org/news/2018/03/22/parasitic-worms-block-high-fat-diet-induced-obesity-mice-12744 Parasitic Worms Block High Fat Diet-Induced Obesity In Mice] - Alex Berezow, American Council on Science and Health
 
* 2018 Mar 22 [https://www.acsh.org/news/2018/03/22/parasitic-worms-block-high-fat-diet-induced-obesity-mice-12744 Parasitic Worms Block High Fat Diet-Induced Obesity In Mice] - Alex Berezow, American Council on Science and Health
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* 2018 Mar [https://drruscio.com/self-administering-helminth-therapy-with-dr-nancy-ohara/ Guidelines for Self-Administering Helminth Therapy (using HDC)] - Michael Ruscio interviews Dr Nancy O'Hara
 
* 2018 Mar 2 [https://newatlas.com/tapeworms-inflammatory-bowel-disease/53649/ Could tapeworms prevent bowel disease in children?] - Ben Coxworth, New Atlas
 
* 2018 Mar 2 [https://newatlas.com/tapeworms-inflammatory-bowel-disease/53649/ Could tapeworms prevent bowel disease in children?] - Ben Coxworth, New Atlas
 
* 2018 Feb 7 [http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-07/hookworm-infection-could-help-solve-gluten-intolerance/9404770?sf181502307=1 Hookworms... could solve gluten intolerance] - Kathy Sundstrom and Annie Gaffney, ABC Sunshine Coast
 
* 2018 Feb 7 [http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-07/hookworm-infection-could-help-solve-gluten-intolerance/9404770?sf181502307=1 Hookworms... could solve gluten intolerance] - Kathy Sundstrom and Annie Gaffney, ABC Sunshine Coast
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* 2016 Apr 17 [http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/well-good/teach-me/78818294/ive-got-parasitic-worms-living-inside-me-and-its-great.html I've got parasitic worms living inside me, and it's great] - Adam Dudding, Stuff NZ
 
* 2016 Apr 17 [http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/well-good/teach-me/78818294/ive-got-parasitic-worms-living-inside-me-and-its-great.html I've got parasitic worms living inside me, and it's great] - Adam Dudding, Stuff NZ
 
* 2016 Apr 15 [http://www.medicaldaily.com/gut-microbiome-parasitic-worms-crohns-disease-381987?utm_source=internal&utm_campaign=right&utm_medium=related1 Parasitic Worms May Restore Balance To Gut Microbiome In People With Crohn's Disease] - Ed Cara, Medical Daily
 
* 2016 Apr 15 [http://www.medicaldaily.com/gut-microbiome-parasitic-worms-crohns-disease-381987?utm_source=internal&utm_campaign=right&utm_medium=related1 Parasitic Worms May Restore Balance To Gut Microbiome In People With Crohn's Disease] - Ed Cara, Medical Daily
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* 2016 Apr 14 [https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/04/parasitic-worms-may-prevent-crohn-s-disease-altering-bacterial-balance Parasitic worms may prevent Crohn’s disease by altering bacterial balance] - Mitch Leslie, Science
 
* 2016 Apr 11 [http://www.forbes.com/sites/quora/2016/04/11/meet-the-parasites-that-might-cure-crohns-disease-ms-and-more/#381fe6722e3f Meet The Parasites That Might Cure Crohn's Disease, MS, And More] - Tirumalai Kamala, Forbes and Quora. (multiple sclerosis)
 
* 2016 Apr 11 [http://www.forbes.com/sites/quora/2016/04/11/meet-the-parasites-that-might-cure-crohns-disease-ms-and-more/#381fe6722e3f Meet The Parasites That Might Cure Crohn's Disease, MS, And More] - Tirumalai Kamala, Forbes and Quora. (multiple sclerosis)
 
* 2016 Mar 31 [http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/05/science/tapeworms-and-other-parasites-can-make-good-guests.html?_r=0 Tapeworms and Other Parasites Can Make Good Guests] - Carl Zimmer, The New York Times
 
* 2016 Mar 31 [http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/05/science/tapeworms-and-other-parasites-can-make-good-guests.html?_r=0 Tapeworms and Other Parasites Can Make Good Guests] - Carl Zimmer, The New York Times
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* 2012 Nov 21 [http://www.menshealth.com/health/immune-system-worms?fullpage=true The New (Ancient) Cure for Immune Disorders] - Jim Thornton, Men’s Health
 
* 2012 Nov 21 [http://www.menshealth.com/health/immune-system-worms?fullpage=true The New (Ancient) Cure for Immune Disorders] - Jim Thornton, Men’s Health
 
* 2012 Nov 20 [https://www.wired.com/2012/11/whipworm-immune-regulation/ The Potential Health Benefits of Parasitic Gut Worms] - Brandon Keim, Science
 
* 2012 Nov 20 [https://www.wired.com/2012/11/whipworm-immune-regulation/ The Potential Health Benefits of Parasitic Gut Worms] - Brandon Keim, Science
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* 2012 Nov 17 [http://www.clinicaleducation.org/resources/reviews/autoimmunity-and-the-worm/ Autoimmunity and the Worm] - Michael Ash, Clinical Education
 
* 2012 Apr 18 [https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/244238.php Hookworms And Allergies - Doctor Infects Himself For Experiment] - Catharine Paddock, Medical News Today
 
* 2012 Apr 18 [https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/244238.php Hookworms And Allergies - Doctor Infects Himself For Experiment] - Catharine Paddock, Medical News Today
 
* 2012 Mar 2 [http://www.healthline.com/health/crohns-disease/hook-worms Hook Worms as a Treatment for Crohn’s Disease] - Stephanie Faris, Healthline
 
* 2012 Mar 2 [http://www.healthline.com/health/crohns-disease/hook-worms Hook Worms as a Treatment for Crohn’s Disease] - Stephanie Faris, Healthline
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* 2016 Apr 21 [https://youtu.be/pQd1RkgJGjM Worm infection counters intestinal inflammation by changing gut microbiome] - Rowann Bowcutt, the Cadwell and Loke Labs, YouTube
 
* 2016 Apr 21 [https://youtu.be/pQd1RkgJGjM Worm infection counters intestinal inflammation by changing gut microbiome] - Rowann Bowcutt, the Cadwell and Loke Labs, YouTube
 
* 2016 Mar 23 [https://youtu.be/xk-YBevOJiE Parasites, Autoimmunity & Allergies] - Moises Velasquez Manoff, High Intensity Health
 
* 2016 Mar 23 [https://youtu.be/xk-YBevOJiE Parasites, Autoimmunity & Allergies] - Moises Velasquez Manoff, High Intensity Health
* 2015 Jul 20 [http://globalnews.ca/video/2121799/experimental-helminth-therapy-used-to-treat-autoimmune-disease Experimental helminth therapy used to treat autoimmune disease] - Global News
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* 2015 Jul 20 [http://globalnews.ca/video/2121799/experimental-helminth-therapy-used-to-treat-autoimmune-disease Experimental helminth therapy used to treat autoimmune disease] - Global News  
* 2015 Jul 9 [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmG27XasIB4 The Science of Hay Fever... Are Parasitic Worms The Cure?] - The Royal Institution  
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* 2015 Jul 9 [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmG27XasIB4 The Science of Hay Fever... Are Parasitic Worms The Cure?] - Kate Mulcahy, The Royal Institution.
 
* 2014 Sept 28 [https://youtu.be/JUVNKOcXQC0 Biome normalization using Hymenolepis diminuta (HDC)] - Judith Chinitz, CDePalma (autism)
 
* 2014 Sept 28 [https://youtu.be/JUVNKOcXQC0 Biome normalization using Hymenolepis diminuta (HDC)] - Judith Chinitz, CDePalma (autism)
 
* 2014 Sept 22 [https://www.educator.com/biology/microbiology/carpenter/helminths-+-immunity.php Helminths & Immunity] - Catherine Carpenter, Educator.com
 
* 2014 Sept 22 [https://www.educator.com/biology/microbiology/carpenter/helminths-+-immunity.php Helminths & Immunity] - Catherine Carpenter, Educator.com
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* 2008 May 24 [https://youtu.be/uzEI5wKO13Y Helminth Therapy] - Video about helminthic therapy by Asphelia Pharmaceuticals
 
* 2008 May 24 [https://youtu.be/uzEI5wKO13Y Helminth Therapy] - Video about helminthic therapy by Asphelia Pharmaceuticals
 
* 2008 Mar 14 [https://youtu.be/qlHzLSRKfBI Helminthic therapy - Autoimmune Therapies] - Jasper Lawrence collects hookworms from Cameroon
 
* 2008 Mar 14 [https://youtu.be/qlHzLSRKfBI Helminthic therapy - Autoimmune Therapies] - Jasper Lawrence collects hookworms from Cameroon
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* 2007 Oct 10 [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_R_sHV8H9o Autism/TSO Presentation Part 1] - Stewart Johnson on the use of TSO as a treatment for certain symptoms of autism, Mt. Sinai Autism Conference, 2007, YouTube
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* 2007 Oct 10 [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4_O7Dp2Gud4 Autism/TSO Presentation Part 2] - Stewart Johnson on the use of TSO as a treatment for certain symptoms of autism, Mt. Sinai Autism Conference, 2007, YouTube
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* 2007 Oct 10 [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFnJZsFovuM Autism/TSO Presentation Part 3] - Stewart Johnson on the use of TSO as a treatment for certain symptoms of autism, Mt. Sinai Autism Conference, 2007, YouTube
  
 
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* 2019 Jul 24 [https://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/on-air/simon-barnett-and-phil-gifford-afternoons/audio/professor-graham-le-gros-hookworms-could-have-huge-potential-for-health/ Professor Graham Le Gros: Hookworms could have huge potential for health] - Simon Barnett and Phil Gifford, NewstalkZB. (Also see this [https://helminthictherapywiki.org/wiki/images/4/4d/Graham_Le_Gros_and_Helminthic_Therapy.pdf rebuttal of Prof Le Gros’ comments].)
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* 2019 Jul 22 [https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/afternoons/audio/2018705196/human-hookworms-potential-to-help-inflammatory-diseases Human hookworms: potential to help inflammatory diseases] - Jesse Mulligan, RNZ. (Also see this [https://helminthictherapywiki.org/wiki/images/4/4d/Graham_Le_Gros_and_Helminthic_Therapy.pdf rebuttal of Prof Le Gros’ comments].)
 
* 2018 Mar [https://drruscio.com/self-administering-helminth-therapy-with-dr-nancy-ohara/ Guidelines for Self-Administering Helminth Therapy (using HDC)] - Michael Ruscio interviews Dr Nancy O'Hara, Dr. Ruscio Radio
 
* 2018 Mar [https://drruscio.com/self-administering-helminth-therapy-with-dr-nancy-ohara/ Guidelines for Self-Administering Helminth Therapy (using HDC)] - Michael Ruscio interviews Dr Nancy O'Hara, Dr. Ruscio Radio
 
* 2018 Jan 27  [https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/saturday/audio/2018629676/dr-kara-filbey-lessons-from-parasitic-worms Lessons from parasitic worms] Kim Hill interviews Dr Kara Filbey for Saturday Morning, Radio New Zealand  
 
* 2018 Jan 27  [https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/saturday/audio/2018629676/dr-kara-filbey-lessons-from-parasitic-worms Lessons from parasitic worms] Kim Hill interviews Dr Kara Filbey for Saturday Morning, Radio New Zealand  
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* 2018 Jan 8 [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fd8Rn567xWQ&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR0-j83YAer19ad6UCyar2_1poqdfP3U7IecdM7eotLfkIh6Z7ub6hc7X3I Worm Therapy with Dr. William Parker: Rational Wellness Podcast 038] - Ben Weitz DC interviews William Parker
 
* 2018 Jan [https://drruscio.com/healthy-worms-with-garin-aglietti/ Healthy Worms to Repair the Gut & Immune System] - Michael Ruscio interviews Garin Aglietti, Dr. Ruscio Radio
 
* 2018 Jan [https://drruscio.com/healthy-worms-with-garin-aglietti/ Healthy Worms to Repair the Gut & Immune System] - Michael Ruscio interviews Garin Aglietti, Dr. Ruscio Radio
 
* 2017 Dec [https://drruscio.com/worms-the-next-probiotics-with-dr-william-parker/ Are Worms the Next Probiotic?] - Michael Ruscio interviews William Parker, Dr. Ruscio Radio
 
* 2017 Dec [https://drruscio.com/worms-the-next-probiotics-with-dr-william-parker/ Are Worms the Next Probiotic?] - Michael Ruscio interviews William Parker, Dr. Ruscio Radio
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* 2016 [http://www.springer.com/gb/book/9783319297149?wt_mc=ThirdParty.SpringerLink.3.EPR653.About_eBook Evolutionary Thinking in Medicine: From Research to Policy and Practice.] Ed: Alvergne, Jenkinson and Faurie. This book, which is [https://www.amazon.com/Evolutionary-Thinking-Medicine-Research-Behaviour/dp/3319297147/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1468875756&sr=8-1&keywords=Evolutionary+Thinking+in+Medicine available from Amazon], contains a chapter by Jorge Correale (“Helminth Immunoregulation and Multiple Sclerosis Treatment”) and one by Gabriele Sorci, et al., entitled, “Microbes, Parasites and Immune Diseases” (page 211 in Part VI: Immunology). This latter chapter is available, in full, as a FREE download via a link in the Table of Contents on [http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-319-29716-3 this page].
 
* 2016 [http://www.springer.com/gb/book/9783319297149?wt_mc=ThirdParty.SpringerLink.3.EPR653.About_eBook Evolutionary Thinking in Medicine: From Research to Policy and Practice.] Ed: Alvergne, Jenkinson and Faurie. This book, which is [https://www.amazon.com/Evolutionary-Thinking-Medicine-Research-Behaviour/dp/3319297147/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1468875756&sr=8-1&keywords=Evolutionary+Thinking+in+Medicine available from Amazon], contains a chapter by Jorge Correale (“Helminth Immunoregulation and Multiple Sclerosis Treatment”) and one by Gabriele Sorci, et al., entitled, “Microbes, Parasites and Immune Diseases” (page 211 in Part VI: Immunology). This latter chapter is available, in full, as a FREE download via a link in the Table of Contents on [http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-319-29716-3 this page].
 
* 2015 Dec 1 [https://www.amazon.com/Body-Darwin-Evolution-Transforms-Medicine/dp/022605988X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1449074923&sr=1-1&keywords=Body+by+Darwin:+How+Evolution+Shapes+Our+Health+and+Transforms+Medicine Body by Darwin: How Evolution Shapes Our Health and Transforms Medicine] - Jeremy Taylor. There’s an extended excerpt of this book on Live Science, [http://www.livescience.com/52953-how-parasitic-worms-and-microbes-keep-you-healthy.html here].
 
* 2015 Dec 1 [https://www.amazon.com/Body-Darwin-Evolution-Transforms-Medicine/dp/022605988X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1449074923&sr=1-1&keywords=Body+by+Darwin:+How+Evolution+Shapes+Our+Health+and+Transforms+Medicine Body by Darwin: How Evolution Shapes Our Health and Transforms Medicine] - Jeremy Taylor. There’s an extended excerpt of this book on Live Science, [http://www.livescience.com/52953-how-parasitic-worms-and-microbes-keep-you-healthy.html here].
* 2012 Sept 4 [https://www.amazon.com/Epidemic-Absence-Understanding-Allergies-Autoimmune/dp/1439199388/ An Epidemic of Absence: A New Way of Understanding Allergies and Autoimmune Diseases] - Moises Velasquez-Manoff
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* 2012 Sept 4 [https://www.amazon.com/Epidemic-Absence-Understanding-Allergies-Autoimmune/dp/1439199388/ An Epidemic of Absence: A New Way of Understanding Allergies and Autoimmune Diseases] - Moises Velasquez-Manoff. This book has been [https://helminthictherapywiki.org/wiki/images/7/71/An_Epidemic_of_Absence%2C_reviewed_by_Donna_Beales.pdf reviewed by Donna Beales].
 
* 2011 Jun 21 [https://www.amazon.com/The-Wild-Life-Our-Bodies/dp/006180648X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1402855367&sr=8-1&keywords=rob+dunn The Wild Life of Our Bodies: Predators, Parasites, and Partners That Shape Who We Are Today] - Rob Dunn
 
* 2011 Jun 21 [https://www.amazon.com/The-Wild-Life-Our-Bodies/dp/006180648X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1402855367&sr=8-1&keywords=rob+dunn The Wild Life of Our Bodies: Predators, Parasites, and Partners That Shape Who We Are Today] - Rob Dunn
 
* 2009 Sept 18 [https://www.amazon.com/Hypothesis-Darwinian-Medicine-Progress-Inflammation/dp/3764389028/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1332700157&sr=8-8 The Hygiene Hypothesis and Darwinian Medicine (Progress in Inflammation Research)] Edited by Graham Rook
 
* 2009 Sept 18 [https://www.amazon.com/Hypothesis-Darwinian-Medicine-Progress-Inflammation/dp/3764389028/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1332700157&sr=8-8 The Hygiene Hypothesis and Darwinian Medicine (Progress in Inflammation Research)] Edited by Graham Rook

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Home>Helminthic therapy in the media

This page lists various forms of media coverage relating to helminthic therapyThe reintroduction to the digestive tract of a controlled number of specially domesticated, mutualistic helminths (intestinal worms) in the form of microscopic eggs or larvae to reconstitute a depleted biome to treat and prevent chronic inflammation, autoimmune disease and other immunological disorders including allergy. and closely related topics.

NB. There are details at some of the links on this page that are out of date or not factually correct, especially in some of the pieces by journalists, but also in a few of the comments made by scientists and clinicians. Therefore, before acting on anything gleaned from these sources, readers are advised to check the details with the relevant pages in this wiki or to ask about them in the Helminthic Therapy Support group on Facebook.

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Dr. Parker is an Associate Professor of Surgery at Duke University, and the Conversation is a well-respected outlet for academic researchers to write about their work for a general audience.

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2018 Jan 25 - Why You Might Want Parasitic Worms - Hank Green, SciShow, You Tube - 6.08 minutes
A video by Complexly, the education channel created by educators and writers John and Hank Green.

2017 Jun 8 - Worms inside us: Lecture on therapeutic helminths to the North Carolina Science Museum (Intended for children, but great for adults too!) - William Parker, YouTube - 34.02 minutes
Dr. Parker is Associate Professor of Surgery at Duke University, and the Conversation is a well-respected outlet for academic researchers to write about their work for a general audience.

2016 Nov 29 - Worming your way to good health - Paul Giacomin, TEDxJCUCairns - 12.52 minutes
Dr. Giacomin is currently Advance Queensland Mid-Career Research Fellow in the Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine at James Cook University in Cairns.

2014 May 6 - Parasites Lost: The Journey from Woeful Worms to Helpful Monsters - Christopher Blanar, TEDxNSU - 14.12 minutes
Dr Blanar is Assistant Professor of Biology at Nova Southeastern University. His research interests focus on the fields of parasitology and general ecology.

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