Reoccurring yeast infection after sex?

Reinfection. You and your partner are possibly reinfecting each other. You need to make sure that both you and your partner are adequately treated for the yeast to prevent this.

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Why do I get a yeast infection after sex?

Definitely yeast? Are you sure it's a yeast infection? You may need to get checked to see if it's something else. You don't get yeast infections from sex. You have yeast in the vagina, but it it suppressed by your vagina's normal bacterial flora. If something happens to the normal bacteria, yeast will then overgrow, causing symptoms. Probiotics, such as yogurt, can replenish the normal bacteria. Don't douche. Read more...

What causes a yeast infection after sex?

Yeast infections. are very common with or without sex. If you get them after sex, make certain that you empty your bladder soon after intercourse. Douching is not recommended. Adding probiotic foods to your diet like yogurt, sauerkraut, kimchee or aged cheeses can promote the growth of healthy bacteria. Recurrent yeast infections may occur in people with diabetes, so it's worth having that checked too. Read more...
Yeast Infection. You're probably not getting a yeast infection from sex, just noticing it more after intercourse.Also are you lubricating enough during sex, if not the friction during sex can cause irritation which alone can cause your symptoms, also if you have Diabetes that could increase the risk of yeast infection, please see a doctor to make sure you are really having yeast infection. Read more...

How long does it take for your partner to get a yeast infection after sex?

Yeast infection. Yeast infections in females are rarely if ever transmitted to male partners through sexual activity. There are instances of female to female vaginal transmission as well as rarely, from oral sexual encounters in susceptible individuals. Read more...

Everytime after sex I get a light yeast infection.. whats going on?

Yeast Infection. Sex, and more specifically semen changes the acid/base levels in the vagina. This can allow for overgrowth or of bacteria or yeast. Vaginal cleansers can also remove healthy bacteria and allow for overgrowth of other bacteria and yeast. Do not use vaginal cleansers, and start taking a daily over the counter probiotic to make sure you have healthy amounts of normal bacteria. Read more...
Men get yeast infect. It is a little known fact but men can also get yeast infections. They are mainly asymptomatic but are easily transmitted. One possibility is that your partner and you are ping ponging the infection so that original infection never went away. Something else to think about is you may have never got rid of the original infection. Read more...