Causes Of Yeast Infections And
Proven Natural Home Remedies
The cause of yeast infections, otherwise also known as candidiasis, is the fungus 'Candida albicans'.
Candida is small yeast that reproduces
by budding and is the most common causes of various infections in the body.
However, candida is normally found in all human beings, in the mouth, skin, vagina and stools. It is also found in the environment and is a colonizing
pathogen found in the soil, in leaves, water and in flowers.
Although Candida genus includes around 150+ species, only six of them are more frequently associated with yeast infections in human beings.
Candida are usually found as clonies which are either creamish or yellow in color and they multiply rapidly when the factors that control it go haywire. These candida clonies are usually smooth,
pasty, wrinkled, dry or dull, depending on the particular species that has affected a person.
Although candida reproduces sexually
and asexually through the formation of spores, yeast is reproduced via budding of candida.
According to the Centre For Disease Control (CDC), candida is fungi organism found evrywhere. It is one among the eukaryotic
organisms that work in symbiotic existence with human beings.
However, when the delicate balance of coexistence that maintains boundaries among them is disrupted,
it over populates, creating havoc. Such a condition is medically known as candidiasis.
According to McGraw-Hill
Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, yeast is the cause for a majority of the fungal infections.
the 1940s, Candidiasis was rare, but as the use of anitbiotics became more common, by the 10950s it had assumed epidemic proportions.
Candidiasis is also what causes Thrush - a mouth infection that creates a whitish layer on the palate, inner side of the cheeks and tongue.
Diaper rash is also caused by Candidiasis.
Several other illness have been found
connected to the Candida organism. This includes ilnesses such as sinusitis, bronchitis, acne, urinary track infections, ear
infections, chronic asthenia, athlete’s foot, diarrhea and constipation among other illnesses.
The most common illness associated with candida is, of course, is Vaginal Yeast Infection.
Although Candida exists naturally in our bodies as well as in the environment, it wreaks havoc when the opportunity arises.
Excessive growth of
Candida albicans is the primary cause for most yeast infections. It is a pathogen that attacks the gastrointestinal tract, vagina, mucous membrane of the
oral cavity and various other epithelium, as well the blood stream.
Although Candida is naturally occurring in our bodies, its escalation or manifestation in areas that it should not usually leads to the infection within two to ten days.
Proven Natural Home Remedies For Yeast Infections
The conventional treatment of Yeast Infections includes anti-fungal creams and oral medicines in combination.
Single dose pills are also available to treat vaginal yeast infections. However, the decision for the dose depends on the severity of the infection.
At the same time, the fact is that conventional drug and cream treatment only provides a temporary remission from the infections.
This is because, largely the medicine industry makes creams and drugs that largely treat the symptoms. They do not get rid of the cause.
That is why the yeast infection recurrs. The causative factor - the one that is leading to the infections, which is increased candida in the body - remains undealt with.
As a result, an increasing number of people around the world are resorting to effective and proven yeast infection home remedies.
Two of the most effective ones are:
Click on the above links to read detailed information and reviews of these cures, choose the one you prefer and get on with eliminating the burning, itching and the infection itself. Both these cures first stop the burning and itching within hours. For some it takes a little longer.
Both these home remedies focus on restoring the inner balance of the naturally occuring candida which is creating the infection.
These remedies alo do not use any drugs and chemnicals, not even creams. This is a recommended course of treatment if you are serious about permanently getting rid of yeast infections.