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i have a yeast infection every time i get a pap but never any symptoms? i'm not diabetic. causes/long term fixes?

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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
↓Antibiotics/Dueches: Healthy humans carry ~30K humans genes + >100K non-human genes, referred to as human biome. Key to effective immune system function is supporting beneficial over harmful microbiota. Using antibiotics, dueching (↓es vaginal lactobacilli) & other "cleaning" regimens powerfully disrupt this balance. ↑ed sugar from carb foods also ↑problems before bad enough to be called DM. Study DietDoctor.com, etc
Answered on Jun 14, 2015

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