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 Who discovered yeast infections?

Answer Yeast infections, caused by the bacterial culture Candida albicans, was discovered by Christine Marie Berkhout in 1923. Berkhout described the strain at the University of Utrecht during her doctora... Read More »
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Can yeast infections or bladder infections cause nausea?

One of the symptoms of a serious bladder infection can be nausea. However, nausea is not considered a symptom of a yeast infection, though it could be a sign of a sexually transmitted disease.Sourc... Read More »
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Can you get a yeast infections from using the same toilet as someone who has a yeast infection?

No. Yeast infections are caused by an overgrowth of a yeast that naturally exists in the vagina. Since you already have that yeast in you so you can't be "infected" by anyone else.-----------------... Read More »
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How do you get rid of yeast infections?

Yeast infections are a common problem for women ages 16 to 35, although the condition can certainly occur in both younger and older women. When too much candida fungus grows in the vagina, it pro... Read More »
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Does yeast cause eye infections?

Yeast, or Candida albicans, is one of two primary causes for the corneal infection known as mycotic keratitis. Eye injuries, infections and diseases like diabetes can encourage the growth of yeast,... Read More »
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