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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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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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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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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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