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What is candida overgrowth?
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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Yeast overgrowth
Candida is a very common yeast found in the mouth, intestine, vagina, and skin.
It can occasionally cause infection such as vaginal yeast infections. Less commonly infections of the mouth (thrush) and esophagus also occur. Candida overgrowth is a diagnosis often given by naturopathic doctors and has very little science or evidence to support it as a true infection or disease.

In brief: Yeast overgrowth
Candida is a very common yeast found in the mouth, intestine, vagina, and skin.
It can occasionally cause infection such as vaginal yeast infections. Less commonly infections of the mouth (thrush) and esophagus also occur. Candida overgrowth is a diagnosis often given by naturopathic doctors and has very little science or evidence to support it as a true infection or disease.
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Dr. Sidney Vinson
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Dr. Marcel Goldberg
Family Medicine
In brief: Yeast
Candida is a form of yeast.
It is ubiquitous in the environment.

In brief: Yeast
Candida is a form of yeast.
It is ubiquitous in the environment.
Dr. Marcel Goldberg
Dr. Marcel Goldberg
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