Author: Chaitow, Leon
Description: This best-selling book shows how to detect whether yeast is your problem and provides a comprehensive non-drug approach to the treatment of Candida, providing help and advice for sufferers of conditions such as IBS, cystitis, thrush, PMT, fatigue, muscular pain, allergies and many more in which yeast overgrowth may be playing an active part.
Candida Albicans, a yeast that lives inside all of us, normally presents no health problems, but in recent years the widespread use of antibiotics, contraceptive pills and steroids, as well as a sugar-rich diet, there has been a proliferation of this parasite yeast, commonly leading to a host of health problems.
Candida Albicans has been shown to sometimes be responsible for such conditions as depression, anxiety, irritability, IBS, constipation, heartburn, allergies, muscular pain, diarrhoea, vaginitis, acne, cystitis, bloatedness, tiredness, migraine, hopelessness, thrush, PMT, and other menstrual problems.
This fully updated 5th edition has been updated with the recent medical research, and the book provides a clear, accessible and practical guide to determining whether Candida is your problem, and then outlining ways to fight and prevent it.
The book contains information on the full range of complementary and orthodox treatments available, as well as an anti-Candida diet and advice on which supplements, prebiotics, probiotics and herbal extracts can control Candida naturally.