Deconstructing Candida: A Root Cause Approach to Addressing Yeast Overgrowth
Join Dr. Amy Rolfsen as she explains the functional medicine approach to managing the fungus, Candida.
Candidiasis occurs as a result of a yeast overgrowth from the fungi, Candida. Patients suffering from yeast overgrowth suffer from a wide-array of systemic symptoms, including, but not limited to, bloating, yeast infections, brain fog, and gastrointestinal discomfort.
Dr. Rolfsen's presentation will help practitioners recognize and manage Candida infections in clinical practice. Watch this presentation to learn:
- How to use GI-MAP testing to evaluate yeast overgrowth
- About the role Candida plays in the microbiome
- The important link between H. pylori and Candida
- How to address chronic gut Candida infections
- Treatment considerations for managing yeast overgrowth, including the Candida diet
Presented by Amy Rolfsen, ND
Dr. Amy Rolfsen is a naturopathic doctor and medical consultant. Her areas of clinical interest and expertise are; women’s wellness, children’s health, immunology and gastrointestinal health. Dr. Rolfsen is continually working on mastering her craft. She is drawn to gentle, non-invasive techniques and will incorporate a combination of nutrition, botanicals, Chinese medicine, manual therapies, energetic therapies and pharmaceuticals, tailoring treatment plans to each individual.
Dr. Rolfsen runs her own clinic where she sees patients in-person and also consults with international clients. She works with people who are seeking guidance in understanding their health and taking steps toward perfecting their physical, mental and emotional health.