Most people consume this popular food every day without knowing that it can seriously affect their health. Some meat, such as pork and beef may contain worms that cause infection called Thaeniasis that can damage your health.

Recently, a man had symptoms such as headaches a few weeks after returning from a trip to China, Thailand, Japan and South Korea. People in these areas are the most affected by the infection. After the pills for headache did not helped, the man underwent MRI when it was found a worm in his brain that may have been there for 4 years! They, fortunately, surgically removed the worm.

The infection is caused by eating raw or undercooked pork or beef. It may lead to neurotic, a condition that occurs when the larvae entering the nervous system and brain.