Yeast infections are caused by an overgrowth of a yeast-like fungus that usually lives harmless in your body already--whether you're sexually active or not. It's only when those populations grow out of control that you get an infection. Certain medications (especially antibiotics), obesity, Diabetes and any immune disorder are just a few of the things than can make it more likely that you'll develop a yeast infection. Yeast infections are very common and about 75% of women will have at least one in their lifetimes. Yeast infections usually result from an overgrowth of a species of fungus called Candida Albicans. They can occur on the skin, under nails or mucous membranes of the mouth, vagina, bronchi and lungs. Vaginal yeast infections are one of the most common reasons that women consult health care professionals. Men and women both can get yeast infections. A Yeast infection is simply caused by a override of the good bacteria in your Vagina which becomes infected. Wearing cotton underwear and washing daily with non perfumed soap will help restore your Vagina's natural balance and prevent Yeast infections.
An overgrowth of yeast in the vagina. This is not harmful but can cause itching in and around the vagina. There may also be a thickish white discharge. Yeast infections are quite common in pregnancy (also known as Candida). Your doctor may be able to prescribe something to clear it up.
There is a difference between a bacterial infection and a yeast infection.A yeast infection is caused by Candida which is a yeast organism,not a bacteria.
Can. Yeast. Infection. Be. A. Sign. Of. Chlamydia
You can get BV after a yeast infection.
No you can not get chancres from a yeast infection.
Syphilis is not a yeast infection.
Treat the yeast infection.
do you smell bad? then you might have a yeast infection. are you having nasty discharge? then you might have a yeast infection. are you having vaginal pain? then you might a yeast infection.
There are different types of fungal infections.A yeast infection is a specific type of fungal infection (candida yeast).
Yes; you can transmit a yeast infection via sexual contact.
Fungal.A yeast infection is caused by the growth of candida (yeast) into a full blown fungal growth.
Mouth yeast infection is called Thrush.
Can I still get a yeast infection after a hysterectomy?
Yeast infection is caused by fungi, not by a virus.
Yes, a vaginal yeast infection can be treated with a cream. Most people will treat a vaginal yeast infection with an over-the-counter yeast infection cream which will contain an antifungal to treat the infection and ingredients to ease the irritation.
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.
There is no such thing as a urinary yeast infection, but your dog can get a urinary tract infection. As for yeast infections, I'm not sure.
No, a yeast infection cannot cause herpes. A yeast infection is an overgrowth of yeast, whereas herpes is a virus, one cannot lead to the other.
A yeast infection is caused by a fungus, and staph by a bacterium; but a yeast infection of the skin can cause skin compromise that makes it easier for a staph infection to occur.
The yeast of a yeast infection is actually called "Candida" and is a yeast that responds to moisture and other things like any other yeast.
A yeast infection won't cause PID.
No. Erythromycin is one of the cause of yeast infection.
A yeast infection can happen at any age.
Yes, a man can transfer a yeast infection.
A yeast infection can't cause gonorrhea.