Our bodies are so smart and have a way of telling us about our health, sometimes before we even confirm with our doctors.
While most infections and illnesses we deal with can’t truly be confirmed and diagnosed until we visit our doctors and possibly run tests, there are a few infections and illnesses, such as Candidiasis, that produce simple symptoms that we can easily look out for. And thanks to TikTok content creator @nutritionbyjulie, we now know more of what these symptoms are.
Candidiasis is a fungal infection caused by a yeast called Candida, and according to @nutritionbyjulie, it’s actually more common than you would think. As seen in the quick, yet informative video, there are a few symptoms to watch out for that lets us know we may have it including oral thrush, constantly craving sugar and heavy carb foods, suffer from frequent urinary tract infections and deal with constipation and bloating, it could be a sign of Candida overgrowth.
Of course, if you suspect you may have Candidiasis, it’s always best to consult with your doctor, however, at least you now know what symptoms to look out for!