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Suffering from candida. Is this possible to have parasite under skin ?

I am an AA woman. We have to keep our scalp moisterized other wise our scalp dries out and becomes itchy and flakey. That being said my scalp is properly oiled but I still have itchy scalp. I am conscious of scatching my head at night during sleep. I am also scatching other places of my skin . I know I have candida that has been a life long on again off again struggle. I think I have parasites under my skin. Is this possible? If yes then what do I do about it?
Asked On : Fri, 13 May 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist 's  Response
their are various skin conditions other than candidia that can cause dryness and itching of the skin and the scalp.
some more information will need to confirm the diagnosis and to guide you for the treatment .
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Answered: Mon, 16 May 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
Hi.thanks for query.You can not have parasite under the skin.As you said you had candida infection it is likely that it is not properly treated.there are shampoo based medicines available and you need to use them on weekly basis to control the infection.Please talk help of a dermatologist and he will give proper advise.bye.
Answered: Fri, 13 May 2011
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