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  1. Jun 28, 2019
    CrealCritter

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    That was my take away also - eat fresh garlic every so often also.
     
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    After @CrealCritter post re: pinworms and fresh bramble fruits, I also did an exhaustive search. I could find nothing written re: link between pinworms and raspberries/blackberries. Given the fact that pinworms are very easy to pick up, without doing an O & P check on the suspected fruit, I don't know how one could point to any one thing as the source.
     
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    Given the conditions in the fields/orchards where produce is harvested... with accompanying lack of sanitation... and the fact that ova can survive for up to 3 weeks, IMO it would be more probable to pick up ANY parasite from produce bought at your local grocer than in your own back yard.
     
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    Congrats @milkmansdaughter for getting this week's POW!
     
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    sumi

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    Feeding animals garlic helps them, too. Same reasons. Yep our feathered and furry friends "share" with us. :lol: The garlic in their systems helps lessen flea infestations, too. Guess fleas don't enjoy Italian :D
     
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    She's back....
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