There is a phrase that goes, "you are what you eat". Consuming unhealthy food everyday will make you less healthy of course. Most people eat meats like pork which is not good for the health.
Pigs are scavengers, they eat anything you will give to them. From spoiled foods, urine to their own feces. The digestive system of pigs does not have the ability to eliminate whole mass of toxins and bacteria. Pig only processed foods for 4 hours, and this result to the amount of toxins and bacteria to later stored in the organs and fat cells of the pig.
In 2016, study shows that 69% of raw pork tested demonstrated Yersinia enteroclitica, this is a harmful microorganism that causes diarrhea, vomiting, fever and cramps.
Various parasites and infection grows in pigs, and this can be transmitted to human. One of these are Taenia solium, an intestinal parasites that causes contamination in tissues and appetite and Trichinella can also get inside your body through pork meat, this a parasitic roundworm that triggers mygalia, fever, edema and hepatitis.
When these worms enters your body, they can move in your eyes, your tissues, and the worst it can go up through your brain. Having this parasites in your stomach and intestines are terrifying, what more if these goes to the most vital part of your body.
Pigs are also positive in contaminants such as ractopamine, a medication banned in China and Europe. An individual who was affected by this can get sick or even may cause death.
Experts says that cooking pork meat properly, lessen the harmful properties of it, the heat will kill the parasites and bacteria that are in the meat. For your own safety and health, choose your meat fresh.
Source: The Health Center