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Should I be concerned of what I assumed was yeast infection? I have had unprotected sex with someone who says they are clean. I developed what seems like a yeast infection but have treated twice with no cure. I have itching, some burning of skin, little

See . See your gynecologist or womens health care provider. Many primary care providers can perform women's health exams as well. If you are suffering from a sexually transmitted infection, then it will be crucial to diagnose appropriately. If diagnosed, your provider will most likely put you on an antibiotic regimen, and can provide a prescription for a topical ointment that can help soothe the skin. Do this right away because an untreated STI can cause terrible effects on the reproductive organs. Read more...
Unprotected sex. Any time unprotected sex starts a question followed by a presumptive "vaginal infection" my answer is always the same-get tested by a GYN MD. Just because someone says they are "clean" doesn't make it a documented "truth". In all our country's foreign policy discussions regarding nuclear weapon issues, the phrase that most applies to you and that is "trust but verify." Read more...