Olive Leaf Extract has demonstrated remarkable ability to fight against yeast problems of all kinds, in particular that known as candidiasis.
The presence of Candida Albicans in small amounts should not give cause for alarm. It is ubiquitous. An overgrowth of Candida Albicans, on the other hand is a severe problem. When Candida Albican manifest itself in ones mouth it is commonly referred to as oral thrush. As long as your immune system is strong, it will keep the yeast infection in check. When the immune system becomes weak, the condition can result. 90% of all babies over 6 months of age test positive for oral thrush.
Perhaps, you can see how many of us are constantly engaged in a battle, whether we are aware of it or not, in fighting Candida Albicans. It is now generally believed that the problem is exacerbated by the over use of prescription antibiotics another source is thought to be antibiotic-fed beef, pork, chickens and eggs. For women, in particular, pregnancies and use of oral contraceptives can change the body's pH level and thus provide an invitation to Candida Albicans.