What is Candida?
Normally, the Candida fungus is found in the human body, in places where there are mucous membranes, such as in the mouth, throat, intestine, vagina, as well as on the skin without causing problems.What causes candidiasis?
If the environment changes in a way that encourages its growth, Candida can proliferate causing health problems. This can most often be caused by hormones, medications, or changes in the immune system.Symptoms
The symptoms of candidiasis vary depending on the area of the body that is infected (mouth, throat, vagina, intestine, blood, etc.). The most common types of candidiasis are oral candidiasis and vaginal candidiasis. In vaginal candidiasis, the most common symptoms are itching or pain in the vagina, pain during sexual intercourse, discomfort during urination, etc. Treatment:Antifungal treatment is the first and most common line of treatment for candidiasis.