Vaginal yeast infections are fungal infections that cause itching and discharge that can range from slightly watery to a consistency resembling that of cottage cheese. About three-fourths of women experience at least one yeast infection sometime in their lives.
Yeast infections might seem trivial, more a nuisance than a serious health problem. While that is true most of the time, you should be aware of potential complications.
We asked people of all ages and genders what it was like to lose their virginity. Here are their answers – including facts you need to know.
Free from the watchful eyes of parents, college students are primed to let loose, party and enjoy all that college life has to offer.
Yeast infections are caused by an overgrowth of Candida, a microscopic fungus found in the digestive tract, on the skin and in the vagina. Its growth is normally controlled by good bacteria, but it can sometimes grow out of control.