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What can happen if I cannot get rid of vaginal yeast infection?

Irritation. If over the counter agents are not working, see your ob/gyn for more help. There may be other problems leading to the infection or a resistant strain of yeast. Most yeast infections are self limited. Read more...

I have a bad vaginal yeast infection for like 3 wks now, I've never had sex so it's not an std., I'm wondering if yogurt or something may help rid it?

Yeast infection. Yogurt will not treat this. There are OTC products available in the pharmacy, and eating yogurt regularly may help to prevent recurrence, and in addition is very healthy for you. Hope this clears up soon. Read more...
OTC creams. If it is a yeast infection, there are over the counter medications like Mono-stat. Yogurt will help as well. If the diagnosis is in question or the OTC meds don't work, you should see your physician. Read more...

Does vaginal yeast infection pass on to men during sex? Will it harm them? If yes, what's their treatment to get rid of it. Just asking for knowledge

It can happen. Vaginal yeast infections can be transmitted to partners, but usually is not. When it happens, it usually causes minor irritation or a rash that goes away without treatment. But in more severe cases, the male can share his female partner's vaginal yeast cream; a little bit rubbed into the irritated area will clear it up. Read more...