Yeast Infections

Parent Category: Conditions and Diseases
Yeast infections are the over colonization of yeast on various parts of the body.
Definitely. That is a common cause. In a word, yes. The antibiotic kills all bacteria, good and bad. Our bodies need the good bacteria, such as acidoliphus biffidus and acidoliphus bulgaris in our digestive systems. Antibiotics should always be followed with a regimen of Pro-botics. Yogurt...
White discharge without itching or burning is not a sign of a yeast infection if the discharge is no different from your usual discharge. Women normally have clear or white discharge every day, and this normal discharge is not sign of an infection.
A yeast infection can occur anywhere in or on the body. A yeast infection is an overload of candida that grows into a fungal infection. If no other body part is specified; the most common location where it is actually called a yeast infection is the vagina. So when a women says "I have a yeast...
This will be similar to the treatment for a women with a yeast infection - antifungal cream or medication. If this is your first yeast infection you should probably talk to your doctor (the same recommendation is given to women with their first yeast infection). Yeast infections are a result of a...
they sell over the counter meds for it or you can go to your doctorand your doctor can give you meds for it
It varies. Sometime they heal by themselves but other times you have to go see a doctor.
you will know iching burning and discharge
a suggested treatment usually lasts 5-8 days. My doctor told me that even though symptoms may have ceased, that you should continue treatment and assume that the infection is present for seven days after the start of the treatment. Obviously, if you still have symptoms after the week of treament,...
No. Malaria is a serious fever caused by a protozoan parasite that invades the red blood cells.
As long as you promise to use some Monistat, yes Oral candida or thrush doesn't mix well with things that dry your mouth, such as Tequila. Vaginal yeast infection, yes. Oral yeast infection (how did you get that.....EWWWWW!) No.
Proper hygiene will often prevent or stop early yeast infections. Daily soap and water. Weekly vinegar are common preventive steps. As a caution, if you are using a soap that has a disinfectant that might contribute to a yeast infection, quit using it. Also, Ivory soap seems to keep under-breast...
No, most likely cheating was not the cause. Yeast can be transferred back and forth between partners, but it is not an STD. We always have yeast in our body, you just need to keep the growth in balance. A yeast infection is caused by an over growth of Candida, this yeast can migrate out from the...
No, the symptoms of chlamydia and yeast infection are different. Women with yeast infections have itching, burning, and unusual vaginal discharge. Most women (80-90%) with chlamydia have no symptoms at all.
A yeast infection is diagnosed by looking at vaginal discharge under a microscope. Chlamydia is diagnosed via a cervical swab or urine test. If laboratory testing is used, you can't mistake one for the other.
No, urine test could tell whether you have vaginal yeast infection.you'd better do vaginal discharge test. And if you are confirmedthat you have it. You should get the treatment immediately. By the way," fuyan pill " is a very healthy and effectivemedicine for it. If you get it, you could try this...
Yes, and you shouldn't use tampons with a vaginal infection. Tampons are a major cause of vaginal infections as they preventvaginal cleaning, encourage harmful flora, and can containchemicals that interfere with vaginal flora - thus if you alreadyhave an infeciton tampons can make it worse,...
A very bad yeast infection needs two treatments, a medicated suppository to cure the overgrowth of candidas in the vagina and lactobacillus -- acidophilus to get the right balance in your gut so it doesn't recur. You may also want to use a topical ointment available in Monistat to control the itch. ...
Yes it can. Perfumed soaps are known to cause yeast infection depending on your sensitivity. It doesn't matter the ingredients in it, as long as its scented it could cause a yeast. You should perhaps try medicated soaps that are less perfumed and see if there will be a difference.
12+ yrs. Just make sure you read the directions and do exactly as it says, and like any other product that you have never used before, if you notice a bad reaction, stop use and call a doctor.
No. If you're having vaginal discharge with irritation or unusual odor, see your health care provider. Many sexually transmissible infections can cause vaginitis symptoms. Since you recently had unprotected sex, it's important to seek testing right away if you have symptoms of sexually transmissible...
No that's a old wifes tale. It was probably recommended once since a yeast infection can itch and burn and cold yogurt would calm the skin. So you can use it for that. It usually clears itself in 2 weeks but if not there is medication over the counter. If that does not help you have to see a doctor....
No sperm does not cause yeast. But we all have yeast in and on our body at all times. It is possible yeast from your partner was introduced to your vagina by his penis, or yeast from your own body used the warmth and moisture created by sex to grow out of control. Make sure your partner is fresh...
It's start off by irritating a little bit then you start to notice yellow crumbs discharging from your vagina. Eventually the yeast becomes so large it produces bread like substances by using the calories in your diet. I wouldn't reccommend eating it as it taste very bad and smell horrible
Yes it is possible, try searching "ocular candida" in google.
Yes, some of the symptoms of yeast infection is burning, itching, and blotting.
Both trichomoniasis and candida can cause itching, irritation, discharge, and a rash. However, trich is caused by a single-celled parasite spread by sex. Candida is a naturally-occurring occupant of the vagina.
Yes. A guy getting a yeast infection is possible.
No, Zithromax treats bacterial infections. It is not effective against fungal infections like yeast.
not sure...but I had a horrible HORRIBLE yeast infection and the only thing that cured it was garlic. I peeled a clove of garlic, used a new sewing needle to thread in the middle then stuck it up there. Did this for 3 nights before I went to bed and it was gone.
Yes, but yeast infections can be dangerous whilst pregnant
Candida is Latin in origin and means "white".
a yeast infection lasts for about 2 weeks
Fungal. A yeast infection is caused by the growth of candida (yeast) into a full blown fungal growth.
Anyplace on your body when you can trap moisture and heat, is the perfect place for yeast to over-grow. When Candida's in your gut is out of balance, yeast can migrate out from the intestinal tract into the vagina and/or anywhere on the perineum (between the vagina and anus). No matter how often you...
The significance of cream is that as a milk product it contains lactose. If you are at all lactose intolerant, meaning that you do not secrete enough lactase to fully digest lactose, that can cause digestive problems since it results in excess food for intestinal bacteria (or candida as well). The...
What are the signs of a yeast infection? Burning, itching, soreness around the infected area, painful intercourse, tender to the touch. If you have a yeast infection and you're a women, you could have a small or heavy, cottage cheese like discharge. It might also smell like a brewery down there ......
yes some people can get yeast infection due to being overweight or leaving wet clothes on all day. The are other reason such as losing your virginity in unclean places.
Yes. Mix in a small bowl with 1 qt water, 1/2 cup flour, a dash of honey, and 4 tsp oil of oregano. I'd suggest doing this enema style but if you cannot afford an enema bag, use a kitchen funnel to dump your solution into your vaginal cavity. This may increase swelling in some cases in which you...
Yes, but not always. I was itching the behind more than the front,was a nightmare! I think TCM therapy can help you, you can usediuretic and anti-inflammatory pill to eliminate the inflammationand kill the bacteria. And you can use antibiotics, too. Hope thiscan help you.
Yes it is quite comman to get a yeast infection while on antibiotics.
If you don't get immediate treatment it won't go away on it own. For curing it is very easy. Recently, herbal therapy has showngreat effects on curing it. Like herbal medicine " fuyanpill ". It could cure yeast infection completely from its root. If you have not visited a doctor you may want to...
Yes, you can. Just make sure you take off your swimsuit and dry off well soon after you are done. There are plenty of chemicals in a pool to destroy the yeast and keep it from infecting anyone else.
You can get medicine for this at the chemist. It is also in most cases easily treatable by Tee tree oil. Tee tree oil has got very strong anti-fungal properties and kills off yeast. Do not use it pure though. This is painful and harms tissue. 1 to 9 solution gives you 10%. 1 part Tee tree oil and...
No, for it can cure it's self over time. No need to worry... You'll be just fine! :-)
Yes. In fact, read the source to learn more about it ( I HONESTLY SUGGEST IT): http://www.natural-remedies-for-you.com/can-a-yeast-infection-spread.html
A common yeast infection is known as 'Athletes Foot' which is apainful cracking and redness between the toes. Other yeast infections could be the Virginal Thrush: symptoms are -Itching and soreness around the entrance of the vagina. Pain duringsex. A stinging sensation when you urinate. Vaginal...
A vaginal yeast infection isn't considered a sexually transmittedinfection, although the fungus that causes the condition can bespread through oral-genital contact. Simple treatment is usuallyeffective, unless you have recurrent yeast infections - four ormore in a single year. In that case, you may...
One of the side effects of Doxycycline is that it will possible provoke a yeast infection, rather than cure it. In fact, it's one of the main causes of Male yeast infections. There are other things that can provoke a male yeast infection as well, such as Diabetes, HIV, and Nonoxynol-9 [Found in...
Doesn't really matter where you got it from, treatment is the same. It's not dangerous, heals by itself or you can get meds at the pharmacy. Just remember that if you are having intercourse you can give it to him too.
If you do it is not due to taking plan b.
Only if your more than friends, lady...
Yes but not directly. It's more of an indirect potential side effect. Any wounds or skin ulcers caused as a side effect by lupus create areas at risk of yeast infection. Basically\ncandida (yeast) is present on and in the body already. Any area of the \nbody that can breed fungus can turn into a...
Get Monistat-1 or a yeast infect relief until you can go in to see your doctor. But don't use the Monistat-1 or which ever kind of relief for more then 3 days. DO NOT use any douche's or it will make it worse.
It seems that there is still little known about the exact problems associated with the treatment of this problem. To get more information got to the related link (Chronic Candidiasis) Below.
A yeast infection can't cause gonorrhea.
Whoever wrote this question should have made it make a little more sense. A dogs skin is just his skin. A yeast infection is when white stinky discharge comes out of your private area. It's nasty.
No, it should be checked out right away for information on immediate action. Eating yogurt and wearing cotton or "breathable" material underwear will help reduce/prevent it. See a similar question: http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Can_a_vaginal_bacterial_infection_clear_up_on_its_own
It is a facultative anaerobe and therefore it can grow in both environments. The difference is not only the amount of oxygen but also the other types of nutrients that are needed in the anaerobic condition.
Not really. Candida is a yeast (fungus) while poison ivy is a flowering plant. The yeast is a living organism that is attempting to colonize your body while poison ivy simply exudes an irritating oil that causes an allergic reaction on exposed skin. Poison ivy usually affects only skin while candida...
The symptoms of a yeast infection are burning and itching on theinside and outside of the vaginal area. Some of the most obvious symptoms include: . Itching . Pain during urination or sex . Cottage cheese-like vaginal discharge (white or light yellowand clumpy) . A general "dry" feeling In...
Yes! As woman we are always taught to wipe from front to back, well guess what happens when you have a yeast infection? Also, if (man or woman) you have too much yeast in your body, your anus can get a yeast infection just from pooping. This is common when people have been on antibiotics for an...
Yes all antibiotics can do that.
Some women get yeast infection from using perfumed soap/shower gel, wearing tight undergarments like thongs, not keeping your vagina dry (if you have normal discharge it is better to wear a liner), others get it from using flavoured condoms and sometimes you can get it from your partner if he has it...
you can go to the pharmacy or local drug store and get a cream called monistat. theres monistat 7 and monistat 1 that i know of. Monistat is one of the best creams for yeast infections to purchase.
Normally no bodily infection will heal on its own. Some type oftreatment is required. If you are unable to see a doctor at leastpurchase an over the counter yeast infection cream, insert or kit(that provides inserts and cream). In a word, yeast infection wouldn't go own its own. Once you infectwith...
Yes, many people have reported this problem.
Yes as it kills the infection the yeast multiplies.
Both the sexes develop the yeast infection. Men may be asymptomatic carrier.
No. Yeast infections are caused by an over population of yeast\nmicrobes in the vagina. The population is normally controlled by a kind of bacteria that also lives there. If there is any sort of imbalance the bacteria may die off and allow the yeast cells to take over. You need a medication to kill...
Short answer: poor nutrition and/or hygiene, often compounded by tight fitting clothing. Longer answer: A vaginal yeast infection can be caused by many things. The bottom line, it is bacteria growth. Under normal healthy conditions good bacteria kill the bad bacteria and there is no...
It can yes...happened to me before. It is not that the penicillin gives you the yeast problem. The penicillin kills off bad microbes and those of value, too. So it can permit unbalanced overgrowth of some microbes - which could result in a yeast infection.
You cannot masturbate, have sex, use perfumed soap and wear tight clothing; all these make it worse or itch more.
No they can't. A yest infection is sometimes caused by by taking some antibiotics, using perfumed soaps, flavored condoms, wearing tight clothes or through sexual intercourse. Your period might mask the symptoms of a yest infection and sometimes a period can make it worse. Before your period...
well i dont think that would be safe. for protection from the yeast put some sp40 sunscreen. but preferablly spray on sunscreen so it can effect the whole area
if you mean where it comes out, then yes
You see your GP first and ask for their oppion on the matter
No, it can do the reverse! For more information and a list of foods to avoid, see the page link, futher down this page, listed under Related Questions. .
Yes. He can get a yeast infection on his penis, or if he performs oral, he could get thrush, which is a yeast infection in the mouth.
No it can be you who has it first and not him. 75% of all women will have it at least once in their lives. Vaginal yeast infections can occur when you take antibiotics or if you have diabetes, is pregnant or taking oral contraceptives. Douching or using vaginal perfumed hygiene spray. It is not...
No it usually heals out by itself by it can take time and the itching is not fun to deal with.
If you wear your wet swimsuit around in the heat, yes. Heat and moisture are prime grounds for yeast
Well There aren't really any yogurts that can prevent them, but ones that do help are yogurts that have the probiotic bacteria, such as Activia, or the Danactive ones. The probiotic bacteria help keep everything regulated down there, so by eating about a cup of that along with usually 2-4...
This is very common in pregnancy. You have an increased risk for a yeast infection because there is more moisture down there. If you have any itching or burning while pregnant, go see your doctor and they can prescribe something to make it go away.
Yes. Sometime yeast infections are part of the PMS. Make sure you don't have sex with a yeast infection since you can give it to your partner. Get an over the counter cream at the drug store and use it for 7 days to clear it up.