Woman suffering from painful thrush admits she put a GARLIC CLOVE in her vagina | Daily Mail Online
By Miranda Bryant For Dailymail. A woman has revealed how she became so desperate to cure her persistent thrush that she inserted a garlic clove into her vagina in a bid to get rid of the painful symptoms. Susie Garrard, who also suffered from recurring cystitis, resorted to extreme measures after a combination of horse riding, stress, sex and long-haul flights resulted in the 'mother of all yeast infections'.
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