Yeast Infection

Can a change in diet stop a yeast infection?

Yeast infections or Candida Albicans can be caused by imbalances in your system.  In this case that imbalance is between good and bad bacteria.  One way to restore balance is to adopt an Anti Candida Diet .  The Anti Candida Diet is intended to help you put foods into your …

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Can probiotics help to fend of yeast infections or are they a scam?

Everybody is different and may react differently to probiotics. However, to answer this question lets first look at the definition of probiotics: “Live microorganisms that when administered in adequate amounts confer a health benefit to the host” (World Health Organization 2001). Next let’s look at the cause of yeast infection. …

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Can yogurt cure a yeast infection?

Yeast infection and yogurt seems like a really odd combination.  So in order to answer this question we must first consider what the causes of yeast infection are.  Yeast infections occur when pathogenic yeast cells, called Candida, take hold.  Candida albicans are normally present in small amounts in the vaginal …

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