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Causes of Candida

In a healthy body Candida Albicans is a micro-organism that lives in our gut and naturally helps to digest the food we eat. Normally its presance aids our system, however, there is a condition called Candidiasis that occurs when there is an excess growth of Candida. It is important to recognise that Candida is not something that […]

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Oral Thrush & Candida

Oral Thrush is quite common in Candida suffers. The yeast micro-organism Candida Albicans that is responsible for fungal overgrowth is also the cause of oral thrush but in the mouth and throat. Diagnosis of Oral Thrush is quite easy, but overcoming the infection can take time and it is likely that it will keep coming back […]

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pH Balance

Acidity / Alkalinity and Candida overgrowth can be confusing subjects. The bodies natural pH level should be around 7.4 which is slightly alkaline, but fighting Candida requires an acidic pH level in the stomach. Can changing your bodies pH level really make a difference? It is important to remember that your body is not just ‘alkaline’ or ‘acidic’ […]

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