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  • Thrush is caused by an overgrowth of yeast known as Candida albicans. 
  • Vaginal creams and pessaries help reduce overgrowth of candida and ease thrush symptoms.
  • Thrush outbreaks, while uncomfortable, do not cause any long-term health issues.
  • Consult your doctor if you have recurrent thrush.

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Reviewed on: 21-06-2020