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What Can Thrush Lead To

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can vaginal thrush lead to oral thrush?

Doctor, I'm scared. I have had a yeast infection (vaginal) for over 6 years. It didn't itch, so I didn't bother much about it. I tried to get rid of it twice - very far apart - but both times it came back. I now have flat red...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
Vaginal candidiasis is a common condition in the immunocompetent (HIV-) population. There are very effective therapies available for management of this condition. For people who have recurrent infections, there are ways of preventing recurrence. My... Read more »

Could Rush Lead To thrush

Dear Dr. Reznik, is it possible that use of amyl-nitrate could act as anabolic steroids or asthma... Read more »

Thrush

In a recent trip to the doctor I found that I have thrush. I haven't had sexual intercourse... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common opportunistic infection in people with HIV. It is an infection caused by a common type of yeast (or fungus)... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ethiopian Musicians, Politicians Record Charity Song to Raise Awareness of HIV/AIDS, Reduce Stigma

Some of Ethiopia's leading musicians and politicians on Thursday recorded a charity song to raise awareness of HIV/AIDS and reduce stigma associated with the disease, IRIN/Reuters AlertNet reports. The idea for the song, which is titled "Find a... Read more »
White House

President Obama Announces Grant Colfax as New Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy

Washington, D.C. -- Today, President Obama announced the appointment of one of the nation's leading public health policy experts as the Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). Grant Colfax, MD, Director of the HIV Prevention Section... Read more »
White House Press Office

President Obama Selects Health Policy Expert to Head Office of National AIDS Policy

Washington, D.C. -- President Barack Obama today announced the appointment of one of the nation's leading public health policy experts as the Director of Office of National AIDS Policy. Jeffrey S. Crowley, MPH, Senior Research Scholar at Georgetown... Read more »
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Thrush and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
My girlfriend has thrush and I'm concerned if she could have HIV. We've always practiced safe sex, but I'm still concerned. She has had a cough and has been taking antibiotics. The doc said that the medicine kills a lot of bacteria in the body... Read more »

Question about thrush

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello all,

I have a question about thrush, can it be caused do to your immune system being weakened by stress? Stress such as worrying if one has HIV? I ask this because I got tested for HIV twice, and both times the tests came back negative (this... Read more »

oral thrush+

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I am terrified my tongue has a white coating going towards the back of my throat and on the sides. I am convinced it's thrush, my ears was pierced 2 months ago won't heal,lost 6 pounds,got bad sinusitis, uncontrolable diaharrea, dry flaky skin. I... Read more »

thrush

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
does anyone know a website that shows a picture of what thrush looks like?

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