Correlation Between Candida Infection and Mental Illness in Men

A new study has found a link between Candida infection and development of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia in men.  Interestingly, the study found no such link between Candida infection and mental illness in women.  The idea of infectious diseases being linked to mental health issues is not new, however this is the first time a conclusive link has been found specifically between Candida and mental illness.  It opens the possibility for new lines of preventative approaches for those at risk of mental health issues in the future, by preventing overgrowth of Candida.

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