SYMP­TOMS

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Symp­toms vary de­pend­ing on the in­fected area, but some of the con­di­tions caused by can­dida over­growth are:

• Di­ges­tive is­sues (bloat­ing, con­sti­pa­tion or di­ar­rhoea, gas, ir­ri­ta­ble bowel syn­drome) • Fa­tigue • Skin and nail in­fec­tions • Mood swings and ir­ri­tabil­ity • Men­tal is­sues (de­pres­sion and anx­i­ety, brain fog, poor mem­ory and lack of fo­cus) • Ab­nor­mal vagi­nal dis­charge • Itch­ing and burn­ing of the

vagina and labia • Pain dur­ing in­ter­course • Red­ness and swelling of the

skin just out­side the vagina

A vagi­nal in­fec­tion is fairly easy to self-di­ag­nose, as it is usu­ally ac­com­pa­nied by a yeasty

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