If you are looking for fast relief to the burning and itching often associated with thrush then read on as this article will outline 2 simple home remedies that cures thrush fast.
If you are one of many women that suffer silently with thrush you may be surprised to hear that a cure for thrush exists right in your kitchen! Thrush is an infection caused by candida fungus (yeast). While thrush can affect different parts of the body the most common is vaginal yeast infection. Thrush can brought on by stress, certain illnesses or antibiotics that cause the fungus Candida to grow out of control causing the yeast infection. Thrush however can be treated easily.
There are a number of natural thrush cures lying in your kitchen cupboard! Your kitchen contains ingredients that can help cure thrush for good. Let’s go through the top 2 thrush cures and how to best apply them for optimum results:
“Live” Yoghurt – research shows live yoghurt contains live cultures – Lactobacillus which are friendly bacteria and help decrease the incidence of vaginal thrush. You can either choose to eat it or daily or it can be applied to a tampon and inserted into the vagina. This might cause a little mess but it’s been proven to soothe pain and fight off yeast cells.
Garlic – a fresh clove of garlic can help cure thrush. Garlic kills the candida fungus. Simply take a clove of fresh garlic, peel it off and insert it into the vagina. Leave it in for a few hours and if you are comfortable enough with it, leave it in overnight for maximum results. Continue with the treatment for 1-3 days or until the itchiness has disappeared.
There are a good number of natural thrush cures that you can use from the comfort of your own home – the trick is to catch the infection early!
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