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Wheat germ vs nutritional yeast

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Sugar: Sugar is probably the worst. It would be best to avoid processed sugars if you are having problems with recurrent yeast infections.

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Sorry, not much...: If diagnosed with celiac diease, please read labels carefully and avoid all foods with wheat, barley, rye (includes breads). Explore the gluten-free a... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
Infectious Disease 24 years experience
Fermentation: It certainly can. Consider that yeast is used to make bread (which rises up from the gas bubbles produced)... and of course beer which has all those b... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Birth defects: Yeast is not known to cause birth defects.
A member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Supplements: Don't know of a reason that these supplements couldn't be used. But please be aware that there is no scientic evidence at this point, that they will ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Everything in...: Everything in moderation, is one of life's rules. Nobody really knows what's in a bottle labeled "nutritional yeast". It could be yeast, but may have ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Fein
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yeast more likely: This must be quite upsetting to you. It may be a simple yeast infection by the symptoms that you describe. It is reasonable to try an over the count... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Possible: another type of infection causing problems. Could also be related to carb sensitivity/insulin resistance/polycystic ovarian syndrome. Discuss with yo... Read More
A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Good stuff!: Wheat germ has lots of fiber & protein both of which are good for your health. Check out http://nutritiondata.Self.Com/facts/cereal-grains-and-pasta/5... Read More