Tag Archives: Candida Albicans

Probiotic foods

Probiotic supplements

There is no getting around the fact that good quality probiotics are expensive and taking them regularly over the course of the diet can be prohibitively expensive for some. Fortunately, there are foods that contain high quality probiotics that when combined with the anti Candida diet plan are very effective at controlling a Candida overgrowth. […]

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Oregano Oil

To the inhabitants of the mountainous regions of the Mediterranean, where Wild Oregano originates, the health benefits of this hardy shrub have been known ans used for centuries, often as a powerful substitute to antibiotics. Wild Oregano has been found to have a wide variety of medicinal applications due to it’s anti-septic, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory and anti-viral attributes. These health giving properties are concentrated once […]

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Antifungal properties of Coconut Oil

There are many health benefits that the Coconut has to offer, from its nourishing milk, filtered water and nutritious flesh to the versatile oil, the Coconut is a full meal in itself. The oil is especially important for the Candida sufferer as it is one of the most powerful antifungals there is, containing 3 fatty acids Lauric acid, Capric […]

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Candida Symptoms

Diagnosis of Candida can be very difficult with suffers experiencing a wide range of symptoms that can affect different areas of the body  in ways often unique to that person. Misdiagnosis is common and Candida is often over looked by health care professionals. Doctors readily prescribe medicine to treat conditions that share symptoms rather than looking […]

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What are Antifungals?

Anti-fungals can come in man-made chemical form or in natural foods and extracts. Whenever possible use natural remedies as they are very effective and tend to be far more gentle upon your system. Natural Anti-fungals can be supplements that you add into your diet or they can be ingredients that have natural Antifungal properties, such […]

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What is Candida Albicans?

Candida Albicans is a naturally occurring form of yeast that resides inside our bodies that can, under the right circumstances cause many unpleasant symptoms including weight gain, joint pain and digestion problems. Candida is just one of several micro-organisms that live in our gut, mouth and instestine. Sometimes Candida can reproduce at an overwhelming rate and produce what is […]

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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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