Back to

Factors that can lead to Candida Fungus Overgrowth

  • Alcohol intake (wine, beer, liquor)
  • Antibiotic use
  • Birth control pills
  • Blood sugar imbalances
  • Consumption of foods that contain antibiotics and synthetic hormones (non-organic chicken, dairy products, and meat)
  • Excessive sugar intake
  • Immunosuppressive drugs (steroids, cortisone, etc.)
  • Mercury amalgam dental fillings
  • Multiple sexual partners or sex with an infected person
  • Nutritional deficiencies
  • Poor diet
  • Recreational drug use
  • Stress, especially chronic stress
  • Toxic exposures, especially to mold
  • Weakened immune system


Have more questions? Submit a request


Article is closed for comments.