• No, Yeast Infections Don't Just Happen In Vaginas

    5 days ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    If you have an itchy spot in your armpit, a suspicious white film around your fingernails, or red rash on your upper thigh, it might be more than a skin irritation-it could be a yeast infection. That's right, they don't just happen in the vagina.
    “I regularly get a yeast infection in the skin fold under my C-section scar,” says Britt Gray*, a 43-year-old mom of two from Toronto. At first, she wasn't sure what it was, but the area was red, itchy and had a smelly discharge. “I knew it was some kind of infection, but I was surprised when my doctor said it was a yeast infection on my...
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