Prevent Yeast Infections: 8 Fungal Infection Fighting Tips

It’s getting warmer, and that is bad news for your vagina!

Now that the warm months have started, so is the common time for yeast infection. Don’t stress yourself though, there are easy ways on how to prevent it from developing in your nether regions. Check out these eight fungal infection fighting tips that will help you prevent yeast infection.

Fungal Infection Fighting Tips To Prevent Yeast Infection #1: PROBIOTICS

Probiotics decrease yeast infections. Try eating yogurt every day or dip your tampon in yogurt before insertion.

Fungal Infection Fighting Tips To Prevent Yeast Infection #2: ESTROGEN FREE BIRTH CONTROL

Estrogen promotes production of more yeast. Try progesterone only pills or IUD. 

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Fungal Infection Fighting Tips To Prevent Yeast Infection #3: COTTON UNDERWEAR

Underwear made from natural fabrics like cotton absorbs dampness, so your vagina is as healthily dry as possible.

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Fungal Infection Fighting Tips To Prevent Yeast Infection #4: UNSCENTED FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS

Perfumes, dyes, and scented soaps irritate the inside of your vagina and increase the risk of getting a yeast infection.

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Fungal Infection Fighting Tips To Prevent Yeast Infection #5: CLEANSING

Cleanse your vagina regularly and pay close attention to the inside folds because that’s where yeast gathers.

Fungal Infection Fighting Tips To Prevent Yeast Infection #6: NATURAL REMEDIES

Organic cold-pressed coconut oil and garlic are two of the best homemade remedies for yeast infections. Apply the oil as a lotion. Either eat the garlic or make a paste out of it and apply just like the coconut oil.

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Fungal Infection Fighting Tips To Prevent Yeast Infection #7: SLEEP

Restful sleep promotes proper bodily functions. It also keeps the level of acidity in the vagina stable, and lowers the rate of vaginal yeast growth.

Fungal Infection Fighting Tips To Prevent Yeast Infection #8: HEALTHY DIET

Limit your intake of sugar, starchy vegetables, meat, and dairy products. Yeast thrives on them, especially on processed and simple sugars.

You’ve just learned the basics. All that’s left for you to do is follow them and enjoy the warm season’s getaway opportunities.

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Submitted by Dr. Richard Honaker: https://www.bestdocsnetwork.com/doctors/richard-honaker/