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How come i suffer from yeast infection every month?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Contact your doctor.: If you have recurrent (four or more) yeast infections per year or a chronic yeast infection simple treatments may not be adequate. Please see your physician for treatment in that situation.

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A 25-year-old female asked about a 25-year-old female:

Having reacurrent yeast infection every month or two. What can I do?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Yeast infection: Try making sure your sexual partner has had antifungal topical treatment on the surface of his penis. Start eating unpasteurized yogurt regularly or use a probiotic, and go and be checked to make sure you are not diabetic and that your immune system is intact.
A 33-year-old member asked:

What to do if i get yeast infections almost every month, should I be worried?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Get eval: If you have recurrent (four or more) yeast infections per year, simple treatments may not be adequate. Please see your physician for treatment in that situation.
A 44-year-old member asked:

Could you explain why do I keep getting yeast infections every month?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
This could be: Related to cyclic hormonal changes with your period. Please see your gynecologist about this.
A 35-year-old female asked:

I have recurring yeast infection, what can I do different to stop from having one every month?

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Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
Treat the source: You almost certainly have chronic yeast overgrowth in your intestines, known as intestinal candidiasis. Until addressed your recurrent yeast infections will persist. This is treated with a low starch diet, probiotics & antifungal drugs or herbs. See http://www.Huffingtonpost.Com/dr-mark-hyman/yeast-infection-symptoms_b_657354.Html & http://bodyecology.Com/articles/yeast_infections.Php#.Uwkzjhlrbl9.
A 33-year-old member asked:

What would doctors do to take care of a yeast infection that i seem to get every month.?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Med eval: If you have recurrent (four or more) yeast infections per year or a chronic yeast infection simple treatments may not be adequate. Please see your physician for treatment in that situation.

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