A 26-year-old member asked:
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every time me and my husband have intercourse i get a yeast infection, how can i prevent this?

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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
39 years experience Gynecology
May not be yeast: If you have burning and itching after intercourse this could be something called vulvdynia. You need to be evaluated by your doctor.
Answered on Sep 13, 2017
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Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below: If truly yeast then you have a pH imbalance and try using Lactobaccilus acidophilus daily
Answered on Dec 12, 2018

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