Candida Infection Symptoms & Signs, Causes, Diagnosing & Treatment

3. Causes. There are some factors that lead to the growth of candida population in body. They are the following:

●       high consumption of alcohol;

●       too many foods with sugar and carbohydrates;

●       a diet of sour fermented foods (for example, pickles, Kombucha, sauerkraut);

●       usage of oral contraceptives;

●       a stressful lifestyle.