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Candiadiasis, or Thrush, is a fungal infection caused by a group of yeast. There is a score of Candida species, the commonest of which is Candida albicans. They normally inhabit the surfaces and mucus linings of the human body. This includes mouth, vaginal cavity gastrointestinal tract etc.
Bladder and gut fermentation syndromes: Uncommon disorders with significant implications

Bladder and gut fermentation syndromes: Uncommon disorders with significant implications

New research may pave the way for treatment of vaginal yeast infections

New research may pave the way for treatment of vaginal yeast infections

Saliva substitute from University of Leeds scientists offers major relief for dry mouth conditions

Saliva substitute from University of Leeds scientists offers major relief for dry mouth conditions

New insights into how neutrophils fight Candida albicans infection

New insights into how neutrophils fight Candida albicans infection

Experts call for changes to how drugs are tested and labeled for people with obesity

Experts call for changes to how drugs are tested and labeled for people with obesity

Understanding the mechanisms behind rising antifungal drug resistance

Understanding the mechanisms behind rising antifungal drug resistance

The contribution of transcription factor ROB1 to the pathophysiology of C. albicans-induced candidal infections

The contribution of transcription factor ROB1 to the pathophysiology of C. albicans-induced candidal infections

Scientist identifies the specific mechanistic cause of life-threatening fungal infections

Scientist identifies the specific mechanistic cause of life-threatening fungal infections

How did the COVID-19 pandemic impact the fungal infection hospitalization rates?

How did the COVID-19 pandemic impact the fungal infection hospitalization rates?

The association between breastfeeding, drug exposure, and infant outcomes: more research is needed

The association between breastfeeding, drug exposure, and infant outcomes: more research is needed

Vulvovaginitis and the microbiome: a review of the diagnosis and treatment of acute and recurrent infection

Vulvovaginitis and the microbiome: a review of the diagnosis and treatment of acute and recurrent infection

Male circumcision may protect against HPV infection in males and females

Male circumcision may protect against HPV infection in males and females

Antifungal tolerance in Candida auris contributes to treatment failure

Antifungal tolerance in Candida auris contributes to treatment failure

Candida auris infection without epidemiologic links to a prior outbreak

Candida auris infection without epidemiologic links to a prior outbreak

Does recurrent bacterial vaginosis impact quality of life?

Does recurrent bacterial vaginosis impact quality of life?

The role of the fungal mycobiome in women's health

The role of the fungal mycobiome in women's health

Study summarizes two cases of Cronobacter illness in infants linked to powdered infant formula and breast pump equipment

Study summarizes two cases of Cronobacter illness in infants linked to powdered infant formula and breast pump equipment

Novel antifungal medications urgently needed to control COVID-19-associated fungal infections

Novel antifungal medications urgently needed to control COVID-19-associated fungal infections

Discovery may lead to the development of new systems of antifungal drugs

Discovery may lead to the development of new systems of antifungal drugs

High prevalence of fungal secondary infections among COVID-19 patients

High prevalence of fungal secondary infections among COVID-19 patients