First the veteran you are talking about, BLESS YOU, have her try wild lettuce. It was called the Pioneer Opium. Also have her try , Safe Guard Cannine Dewormer for puppies. Make sure it contains, "fenbendazole".
1 gram, 3 days on, 4 days off.. If she is skeptical, have her watch the utube vidio about the man who was cured by worm pills.