Remedies for Yeast Infections and Candida
Best Years in Life) Yeast
infections are caused by an overgrowth of yeast which can affect the skin
(yeast rash), mouth (thrush), digestive tract, esophagus, vagina (vaginitis),
and other parts of the body. Yeast infections occur most frequently in moist
areas of the body. Although Candida albicans and other Candida yeasts are
the most frequent offenders, other yeast groups are known to cause illness.
These include Torulopsis, Cryptococcus, Malassezia, and Trichosporon yeasts.
Here are some natural and home remedies which may help.
Vaginal Yeast Infections:
superior brand of colloidal silver both internally by mouth, and vaginally
by coating a tampon with a combination of colloidal silver, a few drops of
tea tree oil and either aloe vera gel or KY jelly. Insert it into the vagina
and leave for 30-40 minutes. Likewise, douches with colloidal silver and a
few drops of tea tree oil can rid yeast infections and keep them at bay.
maddening itch of a yeast infection with a suppository made with boric acid.
Although its name sounds harsh, boric acid acts as a mild antiseptic and has
antiviral and antifungal properties. Insert one suppository every night as
long as needed. Do not exceed 14 days. If you don't find the suppositories
in your natural food store, ask your pharmacist to make them.
Dip a tampon in a container of organic non-sweetened yogurt that contains
active cultures, then insert it into the vagina and leave for 30-40 minutes.
preventing vaginal yeast infections:
Practice good feminine
hygiene. Wash the vulva and anal areas with mild soap and water at least
once daily and after each bowel movement, if possible. Always wipe from
front to back, away from the vagina. The bowels harbor bacteria and
fungi that can travel over to the vulva area.
Do not use commercial
douche products unless advised to do so by a medical professional. By
disturbing the normal acidity of vaginal secretions, douching may create
Make it a rule that
anything that goes into the vagina such as diaphragms and other
contraceptive devices, be thoroughly clean.
Discontinue use of
tampons when yeast infection is present and switch to cotton underwear
and pantyhose with cotton crotches. Don't wear skintight pants.
If a yeast infection is
present, avoid sexual intercourse. It is a good idea to either have
your sex partner checked and/or have them also treat for yeast
infections if you have repeated infections.
external yeast infections in the folds of skin and male yeast infections,
apply colloidal silver and a few drops of tea tree oil.
internal yeast infections, take two or more ounces daily of a superior
colloidal silver product until the yeast infection is gone. Works well and
quickly for Candida (see below).
results keep the area moistened with the silver/tea tree oil for several
minutes and repeat 2-3 times daily until the yeast infection is gone.
yeast infections at bay, do one treatment of topical silver and tea tree oil
every one to two weeks.
Candida species are members of gut flora in mammalian hosts including
humans. If you want to get rid of Candida and remove it from the intestinal
walls, take the following steps:
colloidal silver (such as that made by the Utopia Silver Supplement Company)
will often get rid of Candida in short order. Be sure to take plenty (a couple of
ounces or more per day) and it may only take a few days.
clay will literally pull the Candida off the intestinal walls.
oil is very effective against Candida and is a wonderful addition to any
healthy diet plan.
get rid of Candida, make a couple of tablespoons of coconut oil part of your
daily diet/health plan, supplement with probiotics to make sure that
beneficial flora flourishes in the gut, and occasionally take some colloidal
silver (only a couple of teaspoons two or three times a week should be
plenty) and use the bentonite clay and your Candida problems should be gone
most yeast infections occur in people whose immune systems are compromised
and/or whose intestinal flora is out of balance. To keep yeast infections at
bay it is important to build a strong immune system and keep your intestinal
flora balanced. A good diet and healthy lifestyle will go a long way towards
accomplishing those goals.
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