Garlic will not treat vaginal yeast infection, doctor says

  MANILA, Philippines --- Vagina is a no garlic zone. This was what gynaecologist Dr. Jennifer Gunter said as she warned women not to use garlic as a natural alternative to treat yeast infections. Gunter, in a now-viral Twitter thread, discussed the reasons why using garlic to treat vaginal yeast infections is a bad idea. https://twitter.com/DrJenGunter/status/1120555749057363968 "Garlic contains allicin, in THE LAB it MAY have antifungal (i.e. anti yeast) properties. This is in a lab, not even in mice. Just a dish of cells. Your vagina is not a dish of cells," Gunter explained. "Lots of vaginal garlic aficionados (I SHOULDN'T HAVE TO TWEET THAT IN 2019, BUT HE...

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