What is thrush disease?

Answer The potential for thrush (oral yeast infection) resides in most healthy humans. Thrush results when the balance between the naturally occurring bacteria and the candida fungus in our mouths tips in... Read More »

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What is thrush?

Thrush is the widely used term for a common fungal infection caused by Candida albicans. Thrush usually appears as vaginal (vaginal thrush) or mouth infections (oral thrush). However, on rare occas... Read More »

What is thrush of the mouth?

Thrush of the mouth is medically referred to as oral thrush. Typically occurring in babies, thrush is a fungal (yeast) infection. It causes yellow sores in the mouth that can bleed if scraped. Trea... Read More »

What is hoof thrush?

Foot thrush is a disease found on the bottom of an animal's foot and is particularly prevalent in horses. It is identified by a dark black liquid on the sides of the frog of the foot. Thrush causes... Read More »

What is the treatment for thrush?

If you have whitish lesions on your tongue and inner cheeks, you may have thrush. This fungal disease is usually not serious in healthy people, but in those with weakened immune systems, the condit... Read More »