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Do tampons cause a yeast infection

Do tampons cause a yeast infection?

Do tampons cause a yeast infection?   Millions of women develop vaginal yeast infections. While not life threatening, this infection can sometimes seriously affect the quality of life, especially when it is recurrent. The yeast infection often presents with a discharge, redness and irritation around the vagina. In addition, yeast infections of the vagina may […]

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Does caffeine cause vaginal yeast infections?

Does Caffeine Cause Yeast Infections?

Does Caffeine Cause Yeast Infections?   I love my morning cup of coffee and there are times in my life when I convert into a proper coffee addict, having more than 3 cups a day to stay awake! When I was getting recurring yeast infections I read that coffee can trigger a Candida bout, so I would […]

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Does cipro cause yeast infections

Does Cipro Cause Yeast Infections?

Does Cipro Cause Yeast Infections?   Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is an antibiotic prescribed to fight different types of bacterial infections. This type of antibiotic can produce serious side effects, such as tendon damage or liver problems, so it’s only administered when an infection cannot be treated with a safer type of antibiotics.   Studies show that Cipro is very likely […]

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What causes vaginal yeast infections

What causes vaginal yeast infections? – Infographic

What causes vaginal yeast infections? – Infographic   I’ve put all major causes of vaginal yeast infections in a clear and concise infographic so you can easily read it and share it. Enjoy!    

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What is a vaginal yeast infection?

What is a Vaginal Yeast Infection?

What is a vaginal yeast infection?     One of the most common infections in women is a vaginal yeast infection. The infection is caused by the organism called Candida, which is actually a fungus. Also referred to as vaginal candidiasis, this yeast infection can present with watery vaginal discharge, irritation and intense itching of the […]

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Does Alcohol Cause Vaginal Yeast Infections?

Does Alcohol Cause Vaginal Yeast Infections?   If you keep getting vaginal yeast infections after a night out, you may be asking yourself if alcohol can be the cause. In this article I’ll explain why and how alcohol can trigger your yeast infections and what you can do to prevent it from happening in future.   […]

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Does eating yeast cause yeast infections

Does eating yeast cause yeast infections?

Does Eating Yeast Cause Yeast Infections?   If you suffer from frequent vaginal yeast infections, you may be wondering why it happens. Is it caused by your sexual practices? Maybe by intimate hygiene products you use? Or perhaps the things you eat? While there are many factors that can trigger a vaginal yeast infection, in this […]

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What Causes a Yeast Infection in Women

What Causes a Yeast Infection in Women?

What Causes a Yeast Infection in Women?   You might be wondering what causes a yeast infection in women and why you get them so often. Women from all over the world have this problem, so you aren’t alone. If you want to learn how you can avoid getting a yeast infection check my list […]

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Why do antibiotics cause yeast infections

Why Do Antibiotics Cause Yeast Infections?

Why Do Antibiotics Cause Yeast Infections?   Taking antibiotics can cause vaginal yeast infections. It’s because while killing the bacteria that cause infection in your body, they also change the vaginal pH to less acidic, killing the friendly bacteria which help prevent vaginal yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis.   Antibiotics can also contribute to formation of […]

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can swimming pools cause yeast infections

Can Swimming Pools Cause Yeast Infections?

Can Swimming Pools Cause Yeast Infections?   If you often go to the swimming pool you may start getting vaginal yeast infections. You’re surely asking yourself why. Some believe that you get a yeast infection from other women swimming in the pool. FALSE.   Vaginal yeast infection isn’t a contagious disease, and you’ll surely not get a yeast infection […]

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