Symptoms, conditions and causes

Is there a difference between yeast infection and candida infection?

Yeast is a type of fungus and candida is the most common type of yeast infection.

There are 20 types of candida but only the overgrowth becomes a problem or pathogenic. Normally, we need this candida and fungus in our digestive system and around our body and it is a part of the normal flora and microbiome.

Locations of Candida Overgrowth:

• Vagina

• Mouth

• Under breast

• Nail Bed

• Arm Pit

• Private Parts

What Causes this Overgrowth?

• Antibiotics

• Sugar

• Steroids

• Stress

• Estrogen

What to Do for Yeast or Candida Infection

1. Increase Stomach Acid – Betaine Hydrochloride, Apple Cider Vinegar

2. Garlic Clove

3. Probiotic

4. Avoid Sugar

Last updated: Jul 19, 2023 14:02 PM