A Candida Infestation: What Exactly Am I Dealing With? Part 2

Last week I wrote about how I contracted a Candida infestation. A Candida Infestation: In the Beginning Part 1 Candida Infestation: Treatment Blog, Part 3 A Candida Infestation: The Blog, Part 4 Candida Blog Part 5: Symptom-free for Six months Candida Treatment: Blog Part 6 Updated 1 year In this chapter I’ll explain why it […]

A Candida Infestation: In The Beginning Part 1

As far as my own Candida albicans overgrowth which ended over two years ago is concerned, I don’t even know how many months I suffered before I finally figured out exactly had me so stumped and so miserable all the time. And once I decided that Candida was my problem, I started reading everything I […]

The Acidic-Alkaline Candida Connection

Recognizing what is a normal pH balance in the human body has long been misunderstood due to the procedure by which doctor’s follow for pH readings. A typical pH reading is usually conducted through tests done on the blood, saliva or urine. The problem with using this methodology is that blood and saliva are naturally […]

Can I Get a Yeast Infection from My Dog?

Hi Deborah, My dog has a fungal infection, and I the vet said I have to wash him twice a week with special soap to get rid of it. I was wondering if it’s possible for him to pass on his yeast infection to me? We know that you can get a yeast infection from […]

Can I Catch a Yeast Infection from My Partner?

Hi Deborah, my girlfriend found out she had a yeast infection and since then I’ve felt like I was itching nonstop. I do not notice any physical symptoms yet, but is it possible that I caught a yeast infection from her or is it merely psychological? This question was submitted by a man asking about […]

Can Dogs Get Yeast Infections?

Deborah, My dog smells funny and is always scratching. He always had some sort of corn chip smell, is it possible for dogs to get yeast infections? Yes! Believe it or not, dogs can get yeast infections. They’re not quite the same as the kind we’d experience as humans, but they’re not uncommon at all.

Can Children Get Yeast Infections?

Hi Deborah, I am worried that my 10 year old daughter has systemic yeast after she took antibiotics. Is it possible for her to develop it that early? Absolutely! As a matter of fact, anyone can get a yeast infection, at any age – newborns, toddlers, teens, adults, and even mature adults. Yeast infections in […]

Can I Get a Yeast Infection from Birth Control Pills?

Deborah, I’ve never had a yeast infection until I started birth control. Is it possible that the birth control pills caused my yeast infection? As odd and counterproductive as it sounds, birth control pills are a major contributing factor in the development of yeast infections in women. Women, in general, do have it particularly rough […]

Can I Get Rid of a Yeast Infection Naturally?

Deborah, Is it possible to get rid of a yeast infection without relying on drugs? Yes, you can. While there are tons of pharmaceutical drugs on the market today, there are quite a number of natural remedies you can use to get rid of yeast infections, whether vaginal or systemic.

Can You Get a Yeast Infection from Eating Yogurt?

Hi Deb, I was wondering if it’s possible to get a Yeast Infection From eating yogurt? While the food you eat doesn’t generally cause yeast infections, it can definitely support your infection by allowing the Candida to thrive. The simple answer to this question is that yogurt will not cause your yeast infection. According to […]

Can I Get a Yeast Infection from Antibiotics?

Hello Deb, I want to know if I can get a yeast infection from antibiotics? Yes, absolutely. While getting a yeast infection after antibiotic use isn’t a “given” for everyone, it can definitely happen. Women tend to suffer from vaginal infections after antibiotic use quite frequently; while everyone – men, women, and children – can […]

The Most Challenging Part Of Treating Yourself From Candida

I have struggled with this diet for over a year never being able to fully understand why I couldn’t just buckle down and not eat forbidden foods. After doing lots of research I found I am not alone in this and their are many reasons people have an extremely hard time following the candida diet […]

Candida and Parasite Connection

Have you ever suspected that there is actually a link between the two? Well, besides the harm that each can possibly bring, what are the other things that support the existence of a relationship between fungus and parasite? Those are the matters we intend to clarify in this article. In the end, we hope that […]

Candida, Herpes and Esophageal Infection Connection

Infections in the esophagus may be caused by Candida and herpes among others. To know how you can protect yourself, it is vital to gain a better understanding of the three. It also helps to gather information about the symptoms you need to watch out for so that you can possibly take measures before the […]

Difference Between Male Yeast Infection and Women Yeast Infection

Yeast infection is commonly thought of as something that only women get. However, an article published by Genitourin Med gives a full scientific discussion of the occurrence of yeast infection among men too. The main reason why only few are aware of this fact is simply because males tend to not to report that they […]

Establishing the Connection Between Candida and Gluten

You and many others might have wondered whether there is a connection between candida and gluten. Apparently, there is. In this article, allow us to breakdown that link in an effort to help you understand the matter more clearly. We will also list down some symptoms associated with celiac disease to warn you about the […]

The Candida and Estrogen Connection

There is a connection between Candida and estrogen, and the connections leads to a  condition called vaginal candidiasis. This article is about the problems associated with hormonal imbalance in the relation to the two aforementioned substances naturally present in the human body. Candida overgrowth and hormonal imbalance are abnormalities in the way the body naturally […]

The Candida and Thyroid Connection

What is the link between Candida and your thyroid? In this article, you will find out. Candida, as described by dictionary.com, is any of several yeast like fungi that may cause athlete’s foot, thrush, vaginitis, and other conditions. You must not that candida is naturally present in the human body, but their presence is well […]

What You Need to About Candida, Fibromyalgia and Yeast Overgrowth

Simply put, the three have certain things in common. Fibromyalgia shares certain similarities with yeast overgrowth. Yeast overgrowth however is not solely confined to vaginal yeast infection, which for its part, is attributed to the increase in the number of candida albicans in the human body. As brought up by the Fibromyalgia Coalition International and […]

Candida and Psoriasis

Is there a link between the two? History answers in the affirmative. As Dr. Jeffrey McCombs pointed out, as early as 1949, there has already been a report citing the link between Candida and psoriasis. The former is described in Dorland’s medical dictionary to be a yeast-like fungus which is present in regulated amount inside […]

The Problem with Mistaking Candidiasis for Lyme Disease

There must be something that candidiasis and lyme disease have in common for one to be mistaken for the other. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention includes fatigue and headache in its enumeration of the symptoms associated to lyme disease. Apparently, those two conditions are likewise considered to be two of the symptoms signaling […]