Let's say that a person especially a women has a sore throat and takes an antibiotic as treatment.
She will feel better immediately after taking the antibiotic, the pain will be gone and his body
temperature will be normal. But after taking the antibiotic it is very possible to notice something
odd in her underwear, a discharge she hasn’t had before. This is a very common case of Candida yeast infection. If the person goes back to the doctor she
finds out that the Candida treatment procedure is very simple and causes no pain.
This could happen to anyone. But before worrying about suffering from Candida yeast infection, you
should know some basic stuff about this disease.
First of all, you have to know what exactly Candida yeast infection is. This infection is also known
as candidiasis (which is pronuounced as can-dih-dy-uh-sis) and it is describing a very common infection
that is being caused by a fungus called Candida. The fungus is similar to yeast, so the infection
borrowed its name. An important aspect you should be aware of is the fact that every person carries
small amounts of Candida fungus is
his/her body. These fungi don’t cause any infection because the balance between the bacteria and
other factors is at the right level and the bacteria are not multiplying to cause the infection.
The infection occurs when the fungi’s number is growing above the normal level. Warm, moist areas
of the body like the mouth or the vagina are the most usual places where the bacteria is multiplying
and causing the infection. When the vagina is being affected by the infection, the disease is
called vulvovaginal candidiasis.
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