What is Candida?
Candida is a genus of yeast, and yeast is a microscopic fungus classified as members of the fungus kingdom in a form of a oval cells that can reproduce and grow.
Who has Candida and is it dangerous?
Candida fungus lives in your mouth and intestines, and it’s job to help us digest food and have a proper nutrient absorption. But, when overproduced it can break the wall of your intestine and get into your blood which can cause leaky gut that can lead to health and digestive issues.
How can Swedish Bitters help when you have Candida overgrowth?
Production of enzymes in your body usually will decrease with the candida overgrowth, and digestive enzymes play an important role in proper food digestion. Swedish Bitters will help your body to digest your food and nutrients and keep your intestines and liver clean during your treatment.
It’s important to know that candida overgrowth releases toxins into your bloodstream and liver is responsible to filter the toxins, which can create a huge liver overload causing troubles maintaining sugar levels in blood, regulating hormones and properly storing vitamins and minerals.
One of the main functions of the Swedish Bitters is to promote secretion of pancreatic and gastric juices and soothe the digestive tract. Tonic stimulates liver functions and promotes secretion of bile from the liver that serves to emulsify or break down dietary fats. Also bile’s responsibility is to digest and emulsify fats in order to create fatty acids that so they can be digested and used by our body, helping to strengthen liver function and bile flow. This is why taking Swedish Bitters is important during the candida treatment.
Can Swedish Bitters help to repair leaky gut?
Leaky gut is one of the issues caused by candida overgrowth. Swedish Bitters stimulate juices in the digestive tract and help your digestion problems. Tonic will also repair the damage caused by leaky gut, erosion of the intestines caused by ulcers.
What is the best way to take Swedish Bitters during candida treatment?
Swedish Bitters creates an automatic reaction to the process of releasing enzymes to help food digestion. The nerve on the back of the tongue called “bitter or vagus nerve” has to be stimulated for the process to start. Stimulation of the “bitter nerve” will begin with a taste of the bitters. Therefore take a teaspoon of the bitters tonic and and place on the middle to back part of the tongue. Do this 15 minutes before you eat. Studies have shown that Swedish Bitters is more effective when used before meal.
Please remember to drink a lot of water when taking Swedish Bitters. Taking enough water will allow various actions of the tonic to take place properly.