Bacterialvaginosis is a disease that's caused by the overgrowth of a type of bacteria that's called Gardnerella vaginalis, Gardnerella vaginalis. And as the name might suggest, this is the most common vaginal infection. Now I wanna put these really big quotes
around the term infection because the thing that's interesting about Gardnerella vaginalis is that it's a bacteriathat's naturally found in the vagina. Now some may consider this to be a sexually transmitted infection, which is interestingbecause it doesn't cause
any problems until there'stoo much of it there. So when we look to the causes of bacterial vaginosis, they are all things that change the vaginal environment. That can include acts like douching, so douching, or rinsing of the vagina. The other is having newor multiple sex partners.
And finally, another known cause is the use of antibiotics. This could be in the case of somebody that has a throat infection or a pneumonia that's on antibiotics which will then attackthe bacteria that exists within the vagina andallow Gardnerella vaginalis to overgrow and cause bacterial vaginosis.
So we've touched a little bit on it here, but I wanna draw it out. So when we talk about the pathophysiology of a disease, we'retalking about the mechanism by which that disease occurs. So in order to understandthe pathophysiology of bacterial vaginosis, we need to take a look at a sample of bacteria
that exists in the vagina. So I'll draw out someGardnerella vaginalis bacteria, and so I'll put this up in our key. This is the symbol forGardnerella vaginalis. And I'll draw a few of them around here, but I also wanna show that there are a lot of other bacteriathat exist in this sample. So if you really look at it here,
DIY 48 Second Test for Candida
Did you know 65% of people in America todayhave Candida overgrowth, which is a yeast overgrowth, in an infection in your body thatplagues you, people don't even know they have it. I'm here with Crista Orekio, and she makespeople feel a lot better that necessarily don't know they ever have it, and she tellsthem exactly what to do, and she lays out step by step program that you can get ridof Candida in your body well. So on today's tutorial, she's actually going to show us a selfdiagnostictool that you could do from home in a simple as whaté 2 minutesé Less than that. For 6days in a row to really know if you have Candida. I'm gonna do it. I'm actually a little bitnervous coz your telling me that 3 of the
foods that people eat all the time that actuallyfeed these nasty creatures in your body righté Yah. people have it all the time. And I thinkit's on your list when your consuming this food huhé Definitely except for one of them,i'm not really a big beer drinker. Did I actually give one of them awayé You did. Alright. It'salright. So let's talk about the other one. The food that's feeding your Candida in amoment let's talk about those. But first, tell me really how dirty and grimly this littlething in your body, could you paint a real vivid picture for meé Yah. Well Candida isa, it's a chronic infection. It's something out living in your system that needs to befed. Yah. and when we get this overwhelming
food cravings, it's not really us cravingthe food, it's Candida organisms that's over grown and these is not just limited to women.A lot of times you hear it with women, but its men too. All you have to do is have aone round of full spectrum antibiotics through your life, and you can get this Candida overgrowth,and I said i've seen it among 2 of every 3 of my clients. And it contributes to adrenalfatigue, chronic exhaustion and digestive complaints, lifelong digestive complaints,weather its constipation, bloating and depression. 'Coz digestive health and mental health areinextricably connected, and also, on thyroid health. There are 2 Million Americans withthyroid problems, can be healed by getting
rid of these crazy organisms. Did you say75% reduction in getting colon cancer soon as you get rid of Candidaé Yah. you can slashyour lifetime chances of colon cancer by getting rid of Candida by 75%. So let's talk aboutthe test, test you for Candida, what do you thinké Your doing this on cameraé were doingit on camera. I'm a little bit nervous. I'm not. Well your asking these guys to test sohere we go. Here we go. Drew's gonna be the guinie pig. And if you get me offended byspitting on a cup, close your eyes. Okay. So here we go. Okay so what do we have todo, first thing in the morning, you go ahead and spit, first thing when you wake up inthe morning, is you fill up a glass of water,
halfway, before you eat or drink anything,before you brush your teeth, and then you spit, about a dime size amount, that's abouta quarter righté Yah. Your a cheater. So you spit in a glass and then you watch it 2 or3 times for 45 minutes before your getting ready for work. You wanna know if it sinksto the bottom, yah, if it does, there's more of them than you, does it grow legs, or doesit stay for a long timeé if it does anything but floating on top, then you should probablyclean yourself of Candida. But you have to do it 6 days in a row, of here included, butyou can put out and clean them. So if your going to commit to this, hit the green buttonon or in fitlife.tv, wherever your
viewing this, because were gonna see if wehave this. Were gonna do this for 6 days. It's looking right, we got some legs, growthhere, you just stick around, were gonna come back to that in a moment okayé Now let's getinto what foods people eat that they don't know feed this little critters that are takingaway your life in your world and in your joy in your health okay. And 3 food, or theseare drinks that you may be craving, that maybe it's the Candida craving it, and not necessarilyyou. Its adding to these infection that just won't go away. Yah and one of them is a kicker.Like one of them I drink everyday that I didn't even know that feeds Candida. That soundsto be a healthy drink and stuff. It shocks