Tag Archives: immune system

Antifungal benefits of Turmeric

It is often surprising just how many amazing natural wonders are to found in your kitchen, Turmeric being one of them. Recognised as a bright yellow spice, Turmeric or Curcuma Longa is the stem of rhizomatous herbaceous plant of ginger family. Other than flavouring /colouring food, turmeric is used extensively for its healing properties. Turmeric […]

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Benefits of Vitamin D3

Strengthening the immune system plays a key role in preventing and treating a Candida Albicans infection.  Recent research findings have provided evidence of the role of Vitamin D3 in strengthening the immune system allowing the body to fight bacterial and viral infections effectively. According to the reports published in the ‘The Proceedings of the Nutrition […]

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De-Stress With Probiotics

Stress is one of the most prominent health concerns that bother people of all age groups and from all parts of the world alike. The common reasons for developing stress and anxiety are sedentary lifestyles, busy schedules, lack of physical activity, bad diet. Left unchecked stress can debilitate the immune system, a primary cause of […]

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Does a mold make Candida worse?

Candida is a type of yeast and in fact has become the major cause of infection among thousands of people across the globe. The most common type of this yeast is Candida Albicans which is naturally present in our body especially on the membranes of body parts such as mouth, throat, intestine and vagina. This […]

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Acidosis and Yeast Infections

An overly acidic human body is home to critical ailments and chronic pain. The more acid your body is, the more severe the potential illness is likely to be. A balanced Ph is the key to health. In 2009 a study found that 89% of Americans have an acidic Ph level, primarily due to dietary […]

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Homemade Yogurt

Homemade Yogurt WF GF YF You can make yoghurt at home using cow’s milk or sheep’s, goat’s or Soya milk. In each case you need a “starter” of live yoghurt of the type of yoghurt you want to make i.e. natural live yoghurt for a cow’s milk yoghurt or Soya yoghurt with Soya milk for […]

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Grapefruit Seed Extract

GSE or Grapefruit Seed Extract has been recognised for it health benefits for a relatively short period of time when compared to other natural remedies. Studies in the 1970’s first highlighted its potential to treat infections including Candida Albicans. Later studies by the Journal of Orthomolecular Medicine in the 1990’s discovered that it was able to out perform many antibiotics and fungicides and did […]

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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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Benefits of Red Reishi

The Latin name for the Red Reishi mushroom is Ganoderma Lucidum and has been favored for centuries by oriental medicine for its powerful immune system enhancing properties. There are several health benefits that come from taking the mushroom but it is especially good in Candida treatments where Leaky Gut Syndrome is present, due in part to its adaptogenic properties. ‘Apaptogenic’ […]

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Benefits of Echinacea

One of the main factors that makes it possible for a Candida Albicans overgrowth to occur is a weakened immune system, whether it is caused by stress, antibiotics, poor diet or adrenal fatigue. Echinacea is well know for its powerful immune boosting properties and if used in the correct way will help support your Candida […]

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