How To Get Rid Of Yeast Infections Effectively

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Candida is a type of fungus which lives in our body. Yeast infection happens when Candida grow too much in the body system. The good bacteria in your body keeps the yeast from overgrowth. However, when you consume medication such as antibiotics, it kills the good bacteria thereby allowing the yeast to grow out of control. Yeast infection affects mostly women in the age group of between 16 and 35.

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How To Get Rid Of Yeast Infections Effectively

  1. 1. How To Get Rid Of Yeast Infections EffectivelyCandida is a type of fungus which lives in our body. Yeast infection happens when Candida grow too muchin the body system. The good bacteria in your body keeps the yeast from overgrowth. However, when youconsume medication such as antibiotics, it kills the good bacteria thereby allowing the yeast to grow out ofcontrol. Yeast infection affects mostly women in the age group of between 16 and 35.Some of the symptoms to help identify this infection are:1.burning feeling when urinating2.feel itchy and irritating around vaginal area3.white cheesy discharge from vaginaAnything that changes the acidity in the vaginal area and kills the good bacteria can encourage the yeast togrow at a faster rate. Some of the causes are lack of sleep, steroid hormone medication, high intake ofsugary and starchy foods, antibiotics, stress, immune-damaging illnesses such as diabetes, oralcontraceptives (birth control pills), weakened immune system, steroid drugs, and estrogen replacementtherapy.The most common infection is at the vaginal area. You can get rid of these infections by using anti-fungalmedicines which are easily available at the pharmacy. If you see your doctor, he may prescribe over thecounter (OTC) medicines such as Femstat 3, Monistat 7, Vagistat, Gyne-Lotrimin, and Diflucan. Sometimesthe infection doesn’t respond to these medications. There are other alternatives you can consider.Boric acid capsules is the best natural treatment. Boric acid cures up to 98% of women infected with vaginalyeast infections. You can make your own boric acid suppositories by filling size 00 gelatin capsules withboric acid powder (approximately 600 mg). Standard yeast infection treatment is one capsule. You insert itinto the vagina at bedtime for two weeks. Boric acid acidifies the vagina, which restores the natural balanceof bacteria and yeast. After thirty days, symptoms may return in some women. For this recurring or chronicinfection, you use boric acid as maintenance treatment twice a week for six months to one year.During your menstrual cycle, your pH changes and this leads to yeast infection. You can use KY jellylubricant because it helps restore the pH balance. The infection may go away within 24 hours depending onthe severity of your infections.Oregano oil is very potent against yeast, especially those containing high content of carvacrol, an activeingredient. Just follow the directions on the bottle. This is to be taken internally.Yogurt with active cultures such as acidophilus can be used as a treatment for Candida infections. Insertunpasteurized, plain yogurt with a small spatula or vaginal cream applicator into your vagina at night andwear a pad. Repeat this process for three to seven nights, until the symptoms are gone.You can even have a yogurt every day. By eating a cup of yogurt a day can help to keep the yeast inDownload your FREE copy of eBook
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