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Wwhen having a yeast infection, should you wear tight underwear and or jeans?

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Dr. Julie Reardon
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Yeast like sugar and moisture.
Wearing tight occlusive clothing trap the sweat and moisture and make an environment for it to grow more. It also makes it more uncomfortable!

In brief: No

Yeast like sugar and moisture.
Wearing tight occlusive clothing trap the sweat and moisture and make an environment for it to grow more. It also makes it more uncomfortable!
Dr. Julie Reardon
Dr. Julie Reardon
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Dr. Saima Jehangir
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Yeast grows in dark , warm, moist places.
Best to wear cotton underwear and loose fitting clothes.

In brief: No

Yeast grows in dark , warm, moist places.
Best to wear cotton underwear and loose fitting clothes.
Dr. Saima Jehangir
Dr. Saima Jehangir
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