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can 12oz of yogurt clear up a yeast infection?

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Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
19 years experience Family Medicine
Yogurt can help: There is no magic amount of yogurt that can resolve a yeast problem. The yogurt can help create a balance in your vaginal flora. It would be best to try otc yeast med to relieve symptoms and cure infection if the yogurt doesn't help.
Answered on Sep 9, 2013

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