• painful bladder

    Interstitial Cystitis and Candida Overgrowth: Helping One Helps the Other

     This site contains affiliate links to products. We may receive a commission for purchases made through these links. [blog updated April 2019] Interstitial cystitis (IC) is the medical term for “a painful bladder.” Bladder pain is a complicated pain compared to muscle pain. With a muscle pain, you have a good idea of the specific […]

  • stages of candida

    Candida Die-Off Prevention: Dr. Mitchell’s Preventive Prescription

    Candida Die-Off Prevention: Dr. Mitchell’s Preventive Prescription [updated April 2019] I am seeing dozens of patients that suffer from Candida hypersensitivity every week in my NYC and Long Island practices. I am especially impressed at how smart and well-informed so many of these patients are about the diet and their condition. In fact, many of my […]

  • vaginal yeast infection

    Reducing Your Risk of Vaginal Yeast Infections

    75% of women will get at least one yeast infection during their lifetime. There are several types of vaginitis, including vaginal yeast infections. This fungal infection is caused by yeast overgrowth and its symptoms can be intense. Most women experience one or two vaginal yeast infections during their lifetime, but some women suffer from recurrent […]

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    What Is Candida Brain Fog and How Is It Treated?

    Yeast overgrowth, called candida, is a pandemic today that affects millions. You might already know that yeast overgrowth can cause vaginal yeast infections and digestive issues, but did you know that Candida can also cause brain fog? Typically yeast is harmless but when it overgrows it turns into an opportunistic pathogen in your body. Candida […]

  • causes of yeast infections

    Causes and Risk Factors of Vaginal Yeast Infections

    [updated July 2019] If you’ve been suffering from persistent vaginal irritation, pain, or abnormal discharge, you may have a vaginal yeast infection. Yeast overgrowth can also cause symptoms like a burning sensation during urination, vulvar swelling, and vaginal rash. If these symptoms apply to you, consider visiting a doctor specializing in candida overgrowth and chronic yeast […]

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    A Brief Introduction to Vaginal Yeast Infections

    [updated August 2019] Every year, millions of cases of vaginitis (vaginal inflammation) affect women of all ages, but they are especially susceptible during the reproductive years. In fact, 3 out of 4 women end up with a yeast infection at some point during their lifetime and many women experience at least two yeast infections. A […]

  • Dr. Mitchell reports on the 2016 Integrative Healthcare Symposium (IHS): Balancing Your Bugs to Keep You Slim and Sharp

                I just gathered up my notes from the 3 days of lectures at the Integrative Healthcare Symposium at the Hilton hotel in New York, and I’m so excited to share what I learned: mainly, there are good bugs in our gut, in our lungs and on our skin that are […]

  • Vaginal Yeast Infections: One Pill Is Not The Answer

    Vaginal yeast infections (also known as Candida vaginitis), can be an unpleasant and uncomfortable topic for women who suffer from this condition. At Mitchell Medical Group, we regularly see women who have been to their gynecologist for these infections, but they experience chronic relapses. Why? ONE PILL IS NOT ENOUGH These relapses happen because one pill of […]

  • stages of candida

    The 4 Stages of Candida Overgrowth: How Are You Affected?

    [ updated August 2019] At Mitchell Medical Group, we see almost a dozen patients a week suffering from candida overgrowth symptoms. In most cases, these patients have seen at least half a dozen doctors: gynecologists, gastroenterologists, dermatologists, ENTs (Ear, Nose, and Throat), as well as their primary care doctor and possibly a chiropractor. In many of […]