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Candida And Sugars

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What are the images conjured when confronted with the word ‘Candida’? Whatever it is, it ain’t often a pretty one, and anyone who has experienced a Candida overgrowth understands it ain’t a great time. At all. But why are we discussing this here at That Sugar? Well, because of sugar! If you are thinking a Candida overgrowth is a sexually ...

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Vaginal Thrush And Douching

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Douching is the practice of washing or flushing the vagina with water or other fluids. Vaginal douches are available as prepackaged mixes, most commonly involving water mixed with vinegar, baking soda, or iodine. Douches are available at pharmacies and supermarkets. Is vaginal douching necessary?- The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recommends that women avoid the practice of vaginal ...

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Candida Lifestyle Changes

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Candida is a type of yeast that is normal and present in all healthy bodies. Candida only becomes problematic when its growth gets out of control. This can happen for a variety of reasons. In my case it was overuse/overexposure to antibiotics and a high sugar/high carb diet. Here are some lifestyle changes that I recommend to anyone who has ...

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3 Tips For Naturally Curing Candida

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Candida is a ruthless fungal pathogen, but the trouble is that its early stages of Candida overgrowth may go unnoticed or be dismissed as ‘normal’ issues such as lowered energy levels, getting sick more often, or bloating after eating. Unfortunately, chronic low-level pain and discomfort have become so common they’re assumed to be ‘normal.’ Feeling sick and tired in your ...

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4 Things To Know About Vaginal Thrush

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Of the places in your body where you do not want things to go awry, the vagina is definitely up there on the list. And yet, vaginal thrush (or yeast infections) is remarkably common: almost three-quarters of women will get a yeast infection at least once in their lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the ...

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Vaginal Thrush Facts

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Three out of four women will experience thrush at some point in their lives. It is uncomfortable, itchy and can cause considerable worry. So what is it, and how can you avoid or treat it? Thrush is the lay term for a yeast infection of the vulva and vagina (the genital area for women). Men can also get thrush, but ...

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Vaginal Thrush Home Remedies

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Many women will struggle with vulvovaginal candidiasis (thrush) at some point in their lives. Candida is simply a type of yeast cell, of which there are many subtypes, any of which can cause a fungal infection anywhere in the body. In most places this occurs only rarely and when there is immune system dysfunction. Vaginal and vulval Candida infections are ...

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