Vaginal Yeast Infections
Facebook Twitter. If you think you have an infection, call your doctor for advice. Using scented sanitary products and douching can upset the healthy balance of bacteria in the vagina and make yeast infections more likely. This content does not have an English version. Office on Women's Health.
Guys can get an infection of the head of the penis that is caused by the same Candida that causes vaginal infections in girls. So can certain medicines, including some birth control pills and steroids. Having small amounts of Candida on the skin and inside the mouth, digestive vaginal yeast infection causes, and vagina is normal. Certain bacteria lactobacillus act to prevent an overgrowth of yeast.