Penile Yeast Infection is Real


Penile Yeast Infection

The human body contains different fungi. One of them is the candida albicans. When it overgrows it infects certain parts of the body. The infection known as candida yeast infection and is common in both male and female. It prefers warm and moist areas and is generally found in the male and female genital areas.

This post focuses on the penile yeast infection also known as male thrush.

Penile yeast infection and vaginal yeast infection can be serious if not treated in a timely manner. It could be worse if the immune system is affected by other serious diseases like HIV and diabetes and the infection gets into the blood stream.

A man can get male thrush (male yeast infection ) if he has sex with an infected partner.

Symptoms Of Male Yeast Infection

  • The area around the glans (head of the penis) becomes red, inflamed, sore and irritated.
  • The head of the penis becomes itchy and very uncomfortable.
  • Sometimes the glans can become swollen
  • Swelling of the head of the penis.
  • Thick discharge-like stuff under the foreskin
  • Whitish penile discharge with unpleasant odor
  • Discomfort and pain during urination
  • Pain during intercourse.

Do not confuse some of these signs and symptoms with other sexually transmitted diseases. Discharge and the burning during urination can be confusing. When they do occur, it is always advisable to see a doctor to make sure of the diagnosis.

What Are The Causes Of Penis Yeast Infection In Men

Some of the causes of Penis yeast Infection are itemized below.

  • Overuse of antibiotics
  • Eating fatty foods, refined foods which quickly and easily change into sugar in the blood stream.
  • Contracting it from having sex with an infected partner.
  • Not drying the gland and the foreskin properly. If you are circumcised you are less likely to develop penis yeast infection.
  • Using perfumed soaps and gels when washing the genital area. They might irritate the skin and provide the setting for the candida to strive.

Did you know that yeast infection in men is also known as male thrush?

People are finding out that the holistic treatment of candida results in a lasting cure for both male and female.

Linda Allen is an expert in nutrition. She is the author of the #1 rated eBook on candida cure. She used holistic methods, diet playing a great part.

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