Candidiasis of the skin - Pay attention to the condition of his body

June 27, 2012

 candidiasis of skin
 One of the manifestations of fungal infections of the skin can become candidiasis. Mushrooms, which are the causative agents of this disease are conditionally pathogenic flora of the body and do not cause any pathological conditions. Only at the changing state of microorganism as a result of immune deficiency show signs of infection.

 Candidiasis of the skin - Pay attention to the condition of his body

As the mushrooms fall into the human body

There are several groups of provoking factors that contribute to the development of skin candidiasis. They can be divided into external and internal factors. The external or exogenous factors include reasons related to the impact of the external environment, namely:

  • the favorable temperature conditions, when the conditions of high humidity and temperature is observed more intense sweating and maceration of the skin. The skin folds fungi multiply, causing symptoms of skin candidiasis. The presence of excessive humidity and temperature conditions may explain why very often baths or laundry workers appears fungal infection of the skin
  • effect on skin harmful chemicals. This may be acids, bases, dyestuffs, solvents
  • candidiasis can be caused by the content in the air space or fungal spores. The old room with no ventilation system, in some cases, become dangerous objects

A large group of internal or endogenous causes directly related to the general state of the organism. The decline in the body's resistance created conditions conducive to the development of fungal infection Fungal infection: to prevent and defeat  Fungal infection: to prevent and defeat
   skin. The most common candida skin occurs under the following conditions:

  • infections that occur in chronic
  • oncological diseases
  • pathology of endocrine system, including diabetes, metabolic disorders, thyroid disease The thyroid gland - is responsible for your hormones  The thyroid gland - is responsible for your hormones
 . The most common complication of diabetes is thrush. Status of impaired carbohydrate metabolism and immune deficiency can be called the immediate cause of the pathological growth of fungi on the skin
  • diseases of the digestive tract, the blood system

 Candidiasis of the skin - Pay attention to the condition of his body

What should be the approach to the treatment

Candidiasis of the skin is a serious health problem. The approach to treatment should be comprehensive, taking into account all possible factors in the development of this disease. At the forefront antimycotic therapy, but it will only be effective in the case of examination of the patient and exclude the presence of his pathology on the part of other systems and organs. In identifying the comorbidity is necessary to conduct a course of treatment at specialized professionals. If the patient suffers from chronic diseases, it is necessary to appoint a prophylactic treatment to prevent exacerbation of the pathological process. Special attention is given the state of the digestive tract as well as processes in the gut dysbiosis will influence the growth stimulating way fungal flora.

In the scheme of therapeutic measures include local processing. Pathological sections of fungal infections of the skin can be treated with special dyes that have antifungal properties. To this end, a solution of methylene blue or brilliant green. Within a few days continue to do local processing, and then applied antifungal ointment or cream. Candidiasis of the skin can not be treated only locally, so prescribe systemic medications to achieve full clinical and laboratory recovery. Itraconazole or fluconazole Fluconazole - used with caution  Fluconazole - used with caution
   effectively used in the treatment. The dose of itraconazole per day shall be two hundred milligrams. The drug is taken for a long time, but the duration determined by the physician depending on the form in which proceeds candidal skin lesions.

An important place in the treatment of candidiasis take action to improve the body's resistance and immunity. In this case, we can recommend acceptance of immunostimulatory, comprehensive multivitamin preparations. Strengthen the body should be through exercise, tempering procedures and various other methods. We can not forget about proper nutrition Proper nutrition - the basic precepts of healthy food  Proper nutrition - the basic precepts of healthy food
 Because increasingly our food supply is a reflection of the state of health. We'll have to give up favorite foods once, for example, sweet, flour, spices, marinades, spices, stimulant and alcohol, otherwise it will be difficult to achieve recovery. Milk products are useful, since their use will be the restoration of the composition of the microflora in the gut, which have a positive impact on the number of fungal flora.

Marina Solovyov

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Treatment for sunburns: saving "tormented" the skin

March 31 2012

  • Treatment for sunburns: saving "tormented" the skin
  • Home remedies

 treatment of sunburn
 When the action of ultraviolet radiation on the skin exceeds the natural protective ability of the skin (sunburn), it results in burns. Long-acting ultraviolet light contributes to the development of melanoma, the different types of skin cancer, premature skin aging accelerates and the appearance of wrinkles.

 Treatment for sunburns: saving "tormented" the skin

Man threatened sunburn, going to the beach, fishing, mountains, a walk on a sunny day. But ultraviolet light penetrates through clouds, so people with sensitive skin Sensitive skin: causes and care  Sensitive skin: causes and care
   risk of burn even on cloudy days. Going camping for sunbathing, for example, on the beach, you need to remember about the protection from excessive solar radiation. Good protection in a comprehensive approach includes:

  • Sunscreens such rays from UV-A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) with a suitable level of sunscreen SPF 15 or higher.

Means must be suitable for the type of skin a person How to determine your skin type  How to determine your skin type
 . For dry skin Dry skin: care and treatment  Dry skin: care and treatment
   more suitable cream for oily - gel.

Protection should be applied to the skin for half an hour before sun exposure and repeat the procedure on arrival at your vacation destination. Studies have shown that most people neglect to apply sufficient sunscreen while the level of SPF sunscreen any means is reduced if the amount is insufficient to skin.

Sunscreens are washed off by water, or deleted by touching, therefore, to avoid sunburn, must be re-application of the protective layer after bathing, and in the case of heavy perspiration.

Protect the skin you need not only the body but also the skin.

Be sure to apply a lip balm with UV filters with a high level of protection and constantly refresh a layer of lipstick on the lips recoating.

  • The residence time in the sun.

The peak of solar activity - this time from 10:00 to 14:00. Better not be in the sun during these hours, and prefer morning or evening relaxing on the beach. But even safer for the skin during the day, we must remember the length of stay in the sun and reasonably dosed sunbathing.

  • Quality sunglasses.

Really good sunglasses should protect your eyes from ultraviolet radiation, at least 90% (preferably, of course, 99% or 100% protection). Information on the level of protection should be in the package, or label points with which they are sold.

Long exposure to the sun's rays on the retina tends to accumulate, and a few years lead to cataracts Cataracts - how to solve the problem completely?  Cataracts - how to solve the problem completely?
   - A cause of blindness.

Reflected on the water surface of the sun's rays are not less dangerous than direct. As well as reflected on the beach sand or snow in the mountains. Therefore sunglasses - this is a very important element of protection against the sun. Sunglasses are recommended to wear everything, even children up to six years.

  • A sufficient amount of water to avoid dehydration.

Dehydration along with high ambient temperatures can cause heat stroke.

It is necessary to drink plenty of fluids to maintain normal body temperature and prevent dehydration, and as a consequence fainting and headaches.

Optimal variants of drinks - water or juice. Keep in mind that beverages containing caffeine or alcohol increase the detrimental effect of the heat.

  • Physical protection from the sun.

We need to create a shadow, or a barrier to ultraviolet radiation. Being under the awning, use an umbrella, a cape, shawls, or any garment made of light light fabrics that can protect the skin from harmful sun rays, if you have to spend in the sun too long.

A wide summer hat - the most effective protection against sunburn sensitive skin.

  • Moisturizing Lotion.

With proper sun protection of the skin should not be dry. But if you still sunburn has been received, the skin needs intensive moisture, besides moisturizer will soften the pain and redness.

  • Beach shoes.

Beach shoes rubber feet help protect the skin from burning sand beach, this is especially needed for children with delicate skin of their feet. Some coast - rocky, which can easily lead to cuts on the legs. Guard against this will also help Beach rubber shoes.