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Thrush
 
Standard Definition

Also known as vaginitis or vaginal yeast infection, this condition is commonly caused by an overgrowth of the fungus Candida albicans.

 
 
Possible Causes, Triggers & Exacerbating Factors
  • Pregnancy
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Immune suppressed drugs and states such as HIV infection
  • Food allergies and high refined carbohydrate diets
  • Chronic gastrointestinal flora imbalance (from poor diet, stress, antibiotic use, intestinal infections etc)
  • Mercury tissue overload
  • Oral Contraceptive and Corticosteroid drug use
  • Anaemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Use of panty hose, constrictive clothing, or underwear that is not cotton
 
 
Common Signs & Symptoms
  • Itching of the external and internal genitalia
  • White, thick, curd-like discharge
  • Redness, swelling, and sometimes bleeding from the vagina
  • Pain on intercourse
 
 
Possible Additional Integrative Medicine Diagnostic Tests

This is additional information that does not replace nor negate conventional diagnosis. Other tests may be useful depending on the individual circumstance.

  • Allergy and food intolerance testing
  • Digestive function assessment
  • Heavy Metal and Toxicity assessment
 
 
Links & Other Information

Contact YourHealth for referenced material regarding this condition, any of the diagnostic tests or therapies mentioned.

 

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