Candidiasis, thrush, yeast infections – these are all very common diseases, both male thrush and female. Are you tired of all those over-the-counter products that mostly soothe rather than cure yeast infection? Is the itching caused by yeast infection driving you crazy? Are you worried that if left unchecked then your yeast infection may spread […]
What Is A Cervical Erosion? The cervix is the lowest part of the uterus (womb) and is the part that can be felt at the top of the vagina. A cervical erosion is a raw-looking granular appearance on the cervix. It occurs when the inner lining of the cervical canal (columnar epithelium) comes out onto […]
What is cystitis? Cystitis is an infection of the bladder, but the term is often used indiscriminately and covers a range of infections and irritations in the lower urinary system. It causes burning sensations during urination and a frequent need to urinate. How do you get cystitis? Infection from intestinal bacteria is by far the […]
What is vaginal thrush? Vaginal thrush is a vaginal yeast infection that causes irritation of the vagina and the area around the vagina, called the vulva. It is caused by an overgrowth of the fungus or yeast Candida. Yeast normally live in the vagina in small numbers, but when the bacteria in the vagina become […]
All of us have problems that are often connected with health. Frequently, there is no big difference between the man and the woman. As it’s once said, everyone gets a destiny of their own, but as I the woman, at first, I would like to tell a little bit about myself; what exactly has pushed […]
Prostatitis — an inflammation of the prostate glands (prostate).The prostate gland is a part of the male reproductive system that lies just below the bladder and through which the urethra (urinal tube) passes. Because of its arrangement around the urethra, the prostate can potentially constrict the flow of urine through the urethra. The enlargement of the prostate is a common occurrence among men aged 35 years and older.
Impotence is the inability to consistently achieve and sustain an erection sufficient for sexual activity. When impotence is experienced for an extended period such as six months or longer, this condition is referred to as penile erection (or erectile) dysfunction.
Mastitis is characterized by nonmalignant changes to the tissue of a woman’s mammary glands. Mastitis can occur among women of all ages, but most often observed in lactating women from 25 to 45 years. Statistically, 60% to 80% of all women will experience some degree of suffering related to mastitis.
The yeast infection is also called Candida vulvovaginitis or thrush. The cause of the yeast infection is Candida albicans which is a type of fungus often normally present in small quantity in the female system. Candida are present on skin and mucous (in the mouth and intestines) of the majority of healthy people. Under certain conditions the Candida fungus can multiply very quickly, leading to candidiasis.