Probiotics – The Long Term Bacterial Vaginosis Cure
Have you been looking for a way to get rid of bacterial vaginosis forever? If so, this article is for you.
What Happens If You Have Bacterial Vaginosis?
You probably already know that in those who have bacterial vaginosis, there’s an imbalance in the microbial flora of the vagina. Specifically, the very delicate Lactobacillus bacteria species is killed off when the pH of the vagina is too alkaline. These bacteria need an acidic environment to reproduce.
They protect the female reproductive tissues from anaerobic bacteria takeover.
The anaerobic bacteria co-exist with Lactobacillus, waiting for an opportunity to reproduce wildly and cause disease symptoms. In the case of bacterial vaginosis, the anaerobic bacteria win and cause disease symptoms such as a fishy odor, itchy vaginal area, grayish discharge, and pain in the vagina.
How Probiotics Can Cure Bacterial Vaginosis?
Probiotics are a mixture of different types of bacteria that create a healthy environment inside the body. They include lactic acid bacteria, bifidobacteria, some yeasts and bacilli. When you go to the health food store, you’ll find bottles of probiotics on the shelves in the refrigerated section.
These live cultures will reproduce when they enter your body and make a bee-line right for the organs that need them most: the intestines and the vagina.
This is a good thing because if you have bacterial vaginosis, you are deficient in these healthy bacteria in your vagina. So simply by consuming probiotics, your body can return to normal, and so can your vagina.
What Researchers Say About Probiotics
Researchers at the Pasteur Institute in Paris have discovered that when a certain type of microbe called putrefactive or proteolytic bacteria produces toxic substances in the large bowel, we age fast. One type of proteolytic bacteria is Clostridium.
The researchers found that the toxic substances were quick to accumulate and cause auto-intoxication, a condition where it’s possible to die from all the toxic substances.
When milk is fermented with lactic acid bacteria (the type of bacteria that is normally found in the vagina), then the proteolytic bacteria are inhibited.
This means that simply by consuming probiotics that include lactic acid bacteria, the pH of the intestines and vagina will decrease and suppress these proteolytic bacteria.
The consumption of probiotics have been found to have many benefits in the body:
- They can assist in the breakdown of milk products when a person is lactose intolerant
- Probiotics bind with carcinogenic substances formed in cooked meat
- They decrease the activity of an enzyme called beta-glucuronidase
- Probiotics lower serum cholesterol levels
- They can reduce blood pressure slightly
- Probiotics decrease the incidence of respiratory tract infections
- They have the potential to relieve urinary tract infections
- Probiotics can prevent re-occurrences of inflammatory bowel disease
- They can tone down inflammation and sensitivity reactions.
When you take Probiotics, you will never kill the good bacteria in the vagina. You will, however, kill the anaerobic bacteria simply by introducing Probiotics into the system. Shortly after the Probiotics are consumed, the pH in the vagina will begin changing back to where it’s supposed to be.
As soon as the pH gets closer to normal pH, then the anaerobic bacteria begin dying because they cannot survive as well in a lower pH that is more acidic.
With an antibiotic, you will kill off the good bacteria in the vagina as well as the bad bacteria. When this happens, the only microbes that are left in the vagina are the ones that are resistant to antibiotics. It’s possible to develop an infection from these antibiotic-resistant organisms.
Often, the bacterial vaginosis symptoms worsen with antibiotics. Recurrence rates are close to 50% one month after treatment.
Try the natural way to treat bacterial vaginosis. With no side effects and a high cure rate, what do you have to lose?