Vaginitis Treatment: Use Garlic for Yeast Infection Home Remedies

Vaginitis

Vaginitis is a common problem among women

Like an ecosystem, the sensitive organ of women which is the vagina is the habitat of different kinds of flora. The good and bad bacteria co exist with each other. The good bacteria  is living up to its role as the killer of its rival, the bad bacteria.

The latter cause infection, inflammation and the annoying discharges that most women complain. Usually vaginitis can categorized into four types: Atrophic vaginitis, Bacterial vaginosis, Trichomoniasis,Candida albicans. However, Candida is kind of yeast infection.

While most conventional doctors will prescribe antibiotics to ward off the infection, alternative doctors will go for alternative ways to prevent or cure the infection. It is also important to note which organism causes the infection before trying these alternative cures.

It is important to lie low on sugar to starve the bacteria. Also avoid refined carbohydrates and alcohol which will also turn into glucose in the body.

We all know that yogurt is good for the maintenance of the good bacteria in our system. Well, for women with BV or bacteria vaginitis, this is also a must. Eating 8 ounces of yogurt everyday for 2 weeks will help in the healing process.

The Lactobacillus acidophilus content of yogurt is the important factor in the healing and prevention of recurrence for vaginitis. There are also capsule suppositories with L. Acidophilus content that may be inserted into the vagina as alternative treatment.

Garlic can help to heal vaginitis

Garlic can help to heal vaginitis

Some women would vouch on the healing powers of garlic. But there are some others who claim that this is not true. Nevertheless, it may work for you. Because of the allicin content of garlic, it can be an antifungal or an antibacterial agent which can help to heal other disease like warts and dermatitis as well

Have you  ever thought of boric acid as a suppository? Well, it is being widely used as an alternative solution for vaginitis, specially those caused by candida infections.

Insert a 600 mg capsule of boric acid powder in the vagina for 3 to 7 days. This will be done in the morning and in the evening. There are over the counter (OTC) boric acid suppositories available in health shops.

And to get rid of all the toxins, you may drink the tea of an herb called triphala, (a traditional Indian medicine). Soak half teaspoon of dried triphala herb in a cup of hot water for 5 minutes. Then drink like tea. There are also available capsules like this for you to take.

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See How Easily You can Fight Flatulence

Flatulence

Flatulence in public area can be embrassing

While flatulence – or passing out gas is a natural part of digestion. It can be very embarrassing when it comes out unexpected. This is caused by the gas producing bacteria in the intestinal tract.

Did you know that passing out gas between 6 to 21 times a day is normal? Sounds too many beyond 21 times eh, but there are people who suffer this kind of embarrassing dilemma, specially those who take antibiotics.

We all know that probiotics provides us the essential good bacteria and so everyone, specially those taking antibiotics are encouraged to do so. Makes a lot of sense since antibiotics destroys ALL bacteria, including the good ones.

When this happens, unfriendly bacteria and toxins are produced, and begin generating toxins that leads to gas, bloating and even diarrhea. Make sure you buy the refrigerated probiotics at the stores to maintain the live lactobacillus, acidophilus and bifidus.

Ginger is once again on the limelight for this ailment. It helps stimulate digestion and relaxes intestinal muscles so that food will not overstay in the intestines and produce gases. Take two capsules or 250 mg with each meal.

No Flatulence

No Flatulence!

Have you considered chewing on seeds?  Take Fennel seeds after a meal has been found to be an excellent way to relieve flatulence.  Chew 5 to 10 seeds after each meal and swallow them to maximize the effect. The oils of the seeds helps in the digestion process.

How about those moments when you are in the middle of a party or a meeting and suddenly you need to pas out gas? Not to worry, just keep activated charcoal handy for that short term relief. It works by binding toxic substances and helps them out of your system, quietly!

It’s good to pass put gas at the right moment and remember, you may not even be suffering from flatulence though. Try to monitor if you reached pass 21 times and you are a candidate. Happy counting!