HOME REMEDIES FOR YEAST INFECTION
Safe – Simple - Effective
These home remedies for yeast infection provide safe and effective self-treatment.
This website provides helpful information on yeast infection home remedies for both women and men. Fortunately, home treatment of yeast infection is easy to do and much less expensive than commercially sold preparations.
While the focus of this website is effective home remedies for yeast infection we also tell you about the symptoms and causes PLUS other treatments found at your local drug store including over-the-counter medications and prescription drugs.
Yeast infection is a condition that affects millions of people: women, men, and even children. This website: Home Remedies Yeast Infection specializes in presenting easy-to-follow information that anyone can use. Topics covered include:
- How do I know if I have a yeast infection?
- What are common yeast infection causes?
- How does vaginal yeast infections affect pregnancy?
- What about male yeast infection?
- Can yeast infection be spread through sexual contact?
- Which yeast infection home remedies are safe and effective?
- What popular medications are sold to treat this condition? Are they safe?
- Are there any cures that I should I avoid?
- ... and much, much more
Through extensive investigation and personal experience we've discovered some very simple treatments that really work. As you explore our website you may discover that your yeast infection problem can be easily and effectively treated with low-cost, natural solutions and changing what you eat for a few days. Tougher cases may require stronger medications but we'll explain all this in the appropriate sections.
Home Remedies Yeast Infection Overview
Our home remedies for yeast infection can be used very effectively without the expense while avoiding the expense and possible side affects of commercial medications. The chart below helps to see and compare the benefits of the most common home remedies for yeast infection.
||Supplies Friendly Bacteria, Soothes Iritations
||Apply directly to affected areas, also add to your diet
||Natural anti-bacterial and anti-fungal
||Apply directly to affected areas
Eat fresh or capsules
||Supplies Friendly Bacteria
||Take internally 3 times a day
|Tea Tree Oil
||A strong antiseptic - may cause irritation
||Dilute! Then apply directly to affected areas
NEVER take internally!
||Natural anti-bacterial and anti-fungul
||Black Walnut, Camomile, Pau-d'arco, Goldenseal, Licorice
||Days to Weeks
||Known for strengthening the urinary tract
||Take as tablets, cranberry teas, and dried cranberries
||Days to Weeks -
|Avoid Yeast in Foods
||Reduced yeast micro-organisms in your body
||Cut-out or greatly reduce eating yeast breads
STOP taking brewers yeast as a nutritional supplement
|Days to Weeks -
||Antibiotics kill off friendly bacteria and thus allow yeast fungus to grow unchecked
||Question your physician carefully when antibiotics are being recommended. Ask how necessary it is?
Would your condition likely clearup on it's own WITHOUT taking antibiotics
|Days to Weeks -
Using any of the above home remedies for yeast infection will take patience as you need to give your body time to rebalance itself. And since most of the solutions above are healthy, nurishing foods or supplements consider incorporating them into your daily meals to help prevent reoccuring yeast infections.
Male Yeast Infection
There has been a growing interest in male yeast infection including causes, symptoms, and treatment. Many of the same techniques that are effective for female users are just as useful for male yeast infection. For more information see our Male Yeast Infection page.
Yeast Infection Pictures
Since there are a number of conditions that may look similar to a yeast infection it is often to view actual yeast infection pictures to try to identify your own symtoms. Due to the many variations in both the condition, location, and even photographic settings it may not always be easy to compare your condition with those pictured however it could be helpful in self-identification. For more on this see our Yeast Infection Pictures page.
Exploring Home Remedies for Yeast Infections
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Our goal is to equip you with the knowledge you need to make a well-informed choice about the yeast infection treatment plan that is appropriate for you.
Thousands have found that properly applying simple home remedies for yeast infection this troubling condition can be treated quickly and effectively.
We hope you enjoy and benefit from our website. Good luck!
NOTICE: Information contained on this website is for educational purposes only. Always consult your doctor or other health professional before starting or changing your medical treatment.