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26 yearold female, found 2have vaginal yeast infection. Is intense cleaning of the genital area (no douching)worsen the condition? Ideal cleaning method?

Intense cleaning? Intense cleaning of a woman's genital area is not a good idea! a gentle, normal amount of daily cleaning is fine. Intense cleaning can make things worse by roughing up all the surfaces, not to mention making a person very unhappy. Read more...

I just had a vaginal yeast infection few weeks ago for the first time. I used vaginal cream and now today I am feeling itching again. What the problem?

Reinfection or... the original infection may not have cleared completely. I would recommend seeing your MD to confirm whether or not you have a yeast infection. You could possibly be having an allergic reaction to the vaginal cream, so before you try any other creams, be sure to get diagnosed! Read more...
Return. It could be that it has returned and you need to have a few days of oral treatment. Read more...

Treated vaginal yeast infection last week. Have noticed occasional itching around anus. Did my yeast infection spread? How do I treat it?

Yeast infections. There are a number of good antibiotics which kill yeast. Ask your OB to prescribe an oral antifungal medicine for you. Cannot do that on this website. Read more...