Vaginitis: CAM Therapies for Specific
- Patients consuming eight ounces of yogurt daily
had a threefold decrease in vaginitis, or vaginal infections, compared to
those who consumed no yogurt. Yogurt contains Lactobacillus acidophilus, which helps to control Candida yeast infections.
- Women who used Malaleuca alternifolia oil were able to better control vaginal infections,
including the common bacterial infection trichomonal vaginitis, according
to a study performed in 1962.
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BEST ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE: WHAT WORKS? WHAT DOES NOT? by Dr. Kenneth R.
Copyright © 2000 by Dr. Kenneth R.
permission of Simon & Schuster, Inc., New York, New York.
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