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dvjorge wrote: Please, for the love of god, Kefir ISN’T an antifungal. Kefir DON’T kill candida. I would like to see a serious scientific article about it.

As reported in research studies, (quote) “the yeasts which are isolated from Kefir grains include Kluyveromyces marxianus, Torula kefir, Saccharomyces, and exiguous were readily distinguished from Candida albicans.”
This means that the yeast which are in kefir grains are quite different (readily distinguished) from Candida albicans.

The statement below was taken from a research report published by Phytotherapy Research Journal, JAN 2006.

Quote: “Kefir also demonstrated antifungal activity against Candida albicans, Saccharomyces, Rhodotorula, Torulopsis, Microsporum and Trichopyton species. The results demonstrate that kefir possesses antibacterial, antifungal and antineoplastic activities, and provides credence to the folkloric use of kefir for a variety of infectious.”