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I don’t see it that impossible way.
You should treat candida and your immune balance will come back some day. When the fungus be eliminated, the immune system should balance. You also need to consider possible heavy metal toxicity. Addressing both if it was the case, will assure better results.
Keep in mind that the immune suppression the fungal form of candida causes is at cellular level (cell-mediated immunity) On the other hand, candida over-activate a humoral immune response (everything extracellular) It is a depressed cell mediate protection but a hyper-active extracellular protection. It means you will react to fumes, toxins, food, chemicals, and external offenders that touch your body.
A fungal overgrowth become people universal reactors since the immune system unbalance. It is like you have a hyper-activated very sensitive chronic state.
Understanding it, you are better prepared to fight the problem.
I do understand what you are saying and I do believe that I would have to take care of the candida as the root cause of the problem, but I worry that it’s a bit too late for me as treating candida will last a long time and at the time I am loosing muscle tissue every day. From everything I read online, only corticosteroids and meds that suppress immune system stop this process. If I don’t take them and only treat candida, I will have nothing left by the time I am done. I did get rid of 90% of my candida symptoms in 5 months of treatment but this is getting worse and worse. I now have trouble blow-drying my hair or feeding my kids as my hand gets sore with holding the spoon in the air for few minutes. I have hard time pressing the clutch in my car if I had to walk for 15 minutes to get to my car. I can visually see that my muscles are gone. At first I contributed it to weight loss, but now I see that it’s not it. My muscles are getting saggy and I am starting to look like an old lady. I don’t mind the look , but I am very independent person (which is a good thing considering I am a single mom of two) and at the moment I see my future of not being able to care for myself, let alone those two kids. I would prefer death over being dependent so this is hitting me hard right now. I am trying not to freak out, and so far I did pretty good with that, but I also have a very hard time making a decision on how to approach this. I knew for couple of weeks what doctors suspect of and did a lot of reading and have nothing to but steroids and immune suppressant drugs thrown at me.
If I had learned about candida only year earlier, everything would be so much different!