common to have regular yeast infections after having had a c-section
one done in April 2010 and since then I had one a month after, then
an urinary infection, and as that heals, another yeast shows up again.
number of women who had a baby via c-section have wondered if their
yeast infection was from that.
infection occurs when the normal levels of acid and yeast in the vagina
are out of balance and causes a very uncomfortable, but not serious,
condition called a yeast infection.
changes that come with pregnancy are cause of yeast infection
infections are more common during pregnancy than any other time in
a woman's life, especially during the second trimester of pregnancy.
of pregnancy, high estrogen and progesterone, decline rapidly after
is an almost menopausal state with respect to vaginal lubrication.
is called vaginal atrophy with a rise in the pH of the vagina and
a shift away from superficial vaginal cells that lubricate the vagina
and provide protection from irritation.
change also takes place on the outside of the vulva and is subject
to any irritation from soaps, rubbing, or contact with chemicals in
pads, condoms, lotions or other topically applied agents
instance baths can produce SYMPTOMS of vaginitis or urinary tract
infections (UTIs) in the postpartum time period, i.e., pain with urination,
frequency, vulvar burning, but they are NOT thought to produce actual
more susceptible to yeast infections when certain hormones are released
especially during pregnancy, ovulation or menstruation.
there are no visible signs of direct links to certain hormonal periods,
yeast infections are definitely susceptible during hormonal alterations.