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Do Condoms Cause Yeast Infections?

Do Condoms Cause Yeast Infections?   If you often suffer from from vaginal yeast infections, you may be asking yourself if it may be caused by condoms. There are a few reasons why condoms could cause a yeast infection or yeast infection-like symptoms. Consider the following factors:

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Does Flagyl Cause Yeast Infections?

Does Flagyl (Metronidazole) Cause Yeast Infections?

Does Flagyl (Metronidazole) Cause Yeast Infections?   Flagyl (Metronidazole) is an antibiotic prescribed for bacterial and parasitic infections. It’s also used to treat stomach ulcers caused by H. pylori. Unfortunately, like most antibiotics, it produces side effects. The most common are upset stomach and diarrhea, but it can also cause a yeast infection.

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Do Bath Bombs Cause Yeast Infections- (2)

Do Bath Bombs Cause Yeast Infections?

Do Bath Bombs Cause Yeast Infections?   Bath bombs take your bath to w whole new level. They offer fantastic sensual and visual effects and many of them have relaxing or even healing qualities. However, if you look at the ingredient list, bath bombs are not that pretty anymore. I looked at the ingredient lists of […]

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Why do diabetics get yeast infections?

Why do Diabetics Get Yeast Infections?

Why do Diabetics Get Yeast Infections?   Yeast infections can occur in your vagina, mouth, gut or on your skin. In healthy adults, a yeast infection is not life threatening, just irritating. If you’re suffering from a vaginal yeast infection, it can present with constant itching, redness and a vaginal discharge.   Many women with a […]

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Can douching cause a yeast infection?

Can Douching Cause a Yeast Infection?

Can douching cause a yeast infection?   Are you suffering from a yeast infection? Or perhaps you found yourself in a situation where you’re often getting vaginal yeast infections and you’re trying to find out what’s causing it? Douching may be the reason. In this article I’ll tell you why douching can cause yeast infections […]

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What's the Best Recurrent Yeast Infection Treatment?

What’s the Best Recurrent Yeast Infection Treatment?

What’s the Best Recurrent Yeast Infection Treatment?   Vaginal yeast infections are very common among women and 75% of us will suffer from it at least once in our lifetime. Sometimes, yeast infections may become chronic and make your life a misery. You know you’re suffering from recurrent yeast infections if:   You’ve had more than […]

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Can Menstrual Cup Cause a Yeast Infection?

Can Menstrual Cup Cause a Yeast Infection?

Can Menstrual Cup Cause a Yeast Infection?   There are many women who use the menstrual cup as an alternative to tampons because they are simply much better and more economical than tampons. Some of the many benefits they offer are:   They are long lasting, you can use one menstrual cup for up to […]

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Can milk cause yeast infections?

Can milk cause yeast infections?     Over the years there have been many anecdotal reports that milk and other dairy products may be associated with yeast infection. However, not everyone who consumes dairy products develops yeast infections and not everyone with yeast infection has a history of consuming dairy products.   The association between […]

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Do birth control pills cause yeast infections?

Do birth control pills cause yeast infections?

Do birth control pills cause yeast infections?   Over the years there have been many reports of yeast infections in women who have been on the birth control pill. The majority of these reports are anecdotal and appear to have been associated with the older birth control pill.   The reports by the women indicate […]

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Can oral sex give you a yeast infection

Can oral sex give you a yeast infection?

Can oral sex give you a yeast infection?   The one question that is frequently asked is “whether oral sex can cause a yeast infection?” The general answer is yes, but not in all cases. The first thing to understand is that yeast is not a sexually transmitted infection and is not routinely transmitted to […]

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