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SabrinaLC
Strict diet during yeast infection?
October 5, 2012 at 9:35 AM

Have any of you ever followed a different diet during a yeast infection?

I have one and am wondering if my diet (vegan) is okay.  Like, I don't eat a huge amount of sugar, or packaged foods.  I make pretty much everything from scratch.  

Do I need to alter my diet until this clears up or am I fine to continue with my regular diet?

From what I was reading a Candida diet isn't very healthy at all.  So I'd really prefer to avoid it.

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  • LindaClement
    October 7, 2012 at 2:44 AM

    No.

    I've never been on such powerful antibiotics (I have the great pleasure of being able to say to 100% of my doctors: I've never taken these so much that I need anything but penicillin, which I am NOT allergic to!) that I ended up with recurring yeast.

    Mostly, yeast is extremely easy to kill: compete with its food source and eliminate the conditions it needs to live (damp, warm, carb source) and it dies --quickly. I've killed yeast while making bread... it's super-easy to do by accident.

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