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13 Things You Might Not Know About Yeast Infections

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Woman with yeast infection symptoms.
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Cottage cheese.
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Infection symptoms


Young women taking a selfie.
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Yeast infections are common condition


Insulin.
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Factors that increase your risk of a yeast infection


Hands of young couple in bed.
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It’s sexually contagious


Young woman talking to her doctor.
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Talk to your doctor first thing


Opening a condom.
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Back up your birth control


Pregnant woman talking to her doctor.
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Beware of certain yeast infection medications


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Preventative care


Microorganisms.
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Causes


Feminine hygiene products.
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Stay clean to prevent yeast infections


Panties on a clothes line.
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What to wear to steer clear of yeast infections


Oral yeast infection.
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Yeast in the mouth


Eileen Bailey

Eileen Bailey

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Eileen Bailey is an award-winning author of six books on health and parenting topics and freelance writer specializing in health topics including ADHD, Anxiety, Sexual Health, Skin Care, Psoriasis and Skin Cancer. Her wish is to provide readers with relevant and practical information on health conditions to help them make informed decisions regarding their health care.