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6 Great Home Remedies for Thrush in Adults

Oropharyngeal Candidiasis is the scientific name for thrush. This is an oral infection usually affecting the inner mouth area and tongue, it is a problem for a lot of people which evolves from yeast infection. Normally, there is already some Candida albicans fungus inside your mouth. However, when your immune system is afflicted, your body can not contain the fungus any longer. The end result is that it progresses at an uncontrolled rate and becomes an infection. Thrush is commonly caused by diabetes, smoking, dentures, oral antibiotics and the like.

Salt Water. Salt can provide a direct assault on the environment where thrush infections grow. This makes it one of the best remedies for thrush. Mix 2 to 3 teaspoons of salt into one cup of water. Wash your mouth out with this mixture 3 or 4 times daily to treat thrush.

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