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Dr. James Dukelow
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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Is it possible for vaginal yeast infections go away on their own?

Is it possible for vaginal yeast infections go away on their own?

CANDIDIASIS: Very common side effect after antibiotic rx.Patients always come for rx. Maybe it can go away but you will know it due to vaginal itching. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is it possible for a yeast infection to go away on its own?

Can you tell me is it possible for a yeast infection to go away on its own?

Although it may: be possible for yeast to resolve if the conditions that caused it are removed - one can't rely on that occurring. Thus, it is BEST to treat the infection. ...Read more

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Will a yeast infection go away on its own?

Best to treat: Yeast infections usually require treatment to resolve. ...Read more

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I am type1diabetic.I don't take care of it .I keep havingbacterial /yeast infections .I was wondering if i start taking care will it go away on its own?

It will help: The yeast that causes these problems thrives in any environment where there is extra sugar around to feed their growth. To the extent you are out of control, all your body fluids, including vaginal fluid, will have extra glucose available for the germs.Get yourself into control & there is much less food for the germ to eat & it is harder for them to come back. ...Read more

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What are the signs and symptoms of a yeast infection and how can it be treated naturally or will it go away on its own?

See doctor: Typically yeast infections have a white chunky "cottage cheese" discharge and the vagina and labia are extremely itchy. Probiotics or yogurt with acidophilus can help a mild yeast infection, but most require treatment with medication. There are several other types of infections that can occur in the vagina such as bacterial infections and STDs. See doctor to make sure what type of infection it is. ...Read more

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After getting off of accutane, will the constant yeast infections go away?

Needs tx.: 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. ...Read more

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What are the signs and symptoms of a yeast infection? Does it need treatment or will it go away on its own?

Yeast: Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness & itching of the vulva; burning with urination & vaginal intercourse & a clumpy, white, vaginal discharge with no odor. Sometimes the discharge isn’t apparent. It needs to be treated. ...Read more

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Will a vaginal yeast infection go away on its own?

Yes: But it is best to get treated with medication, whether oral or vaginal to make sure the infection goes away completely. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Yeast Infection (Definition)

Clinical illness due to a fungus which exists in a yeast form is the definition. Some fungi only form yeasts and some are dimorphic, having both a yeast stage and a stage in which they form a mesh-like network of a ...Read more


Yeast (Definition)

Any of various unicellular fungi of the genus saccharomyces, especially s. Cerevisiae, reproducing by budding and from ascospores and capable ...Read more