Yeast is the kind of fungus, yeast infection (Candidiasis) is usually caused by collection of microscopic fungi known as Candida albicans. Generally Yeast tend to grow, most particularly in moist, warn body area, such as mouth or throat, genital area, beneath the skin folds, mouths and intestines, under arms, area between toes, in sweaty skin folds, baby’s bottom, bloodstream etc. In most cases, females are affected by yeast mostly around the vagina, nail beds or under the breast. But in some cases even men get affected by yeast.
Causes and symptoms of Yeast Infection:
When yeast starts growing in your body, it results in excessive itching. Yeast develops in the body due to various reasons, which may result in yeast infection. They are chronic health condition, during pregnancy, stress, excessive usage of oral contraceptives, diabetes, taking birth control pills, use of antibiotics and steroids. If you’re a woman then you may even suffer yeast infection menopause, as the estrogen levels decrease resulting in the thinning of vaginal walls.
- Excessive itching and burning in the vaginal