Candida albicans
under the microscope

Candida is a single-celled microorganism of a round or oval shape, which belongs to yeast-like fungi. The genus Candida has about 170 species, the most common of which is Candida albicans (Candida albicans). You can meet him almost anywhere - from the soil and household items to the tissues of the human body: it lives in the intestines, oral cavity, esophagus, genitals, etc. [...]

Thrush and pregnancy faq

Many women in the vagina have a special fungus Candida, which, under the influence of some factors, can begin to actively reproduce, thereby causing inflammation and, as a result, candidiasis, i.e. thrush The reasons may be poor hygiene, stress, catarrhal diseases, hormonal disruptions, and even just improper diet.

Candida esophagitis

Candida esophagus - a manifestation of visceral candidiasis, which occupies a leading place in the infectious pathology of the digestive system. The causative agent of the disease is conditionally pathogenic fungi of the genus Candida, living in a healthy body and being normal inhabitants of human microflora.

We treat candidal stomatitis

Stomatitis is a common name for inflammations of the oral mucosa. More than half of all inflammations of the mucous membrane of the oral cavity are caused by the fungi of the genus Candida albicans, causing candidal stomatitis, popularly called “thrush”. So why does this unpleasant disease appear, what are the symptoms of candidal stomatitis, and how to get rid of Candida fungi in the mouth?

All men wanted to know about thrush, but were afraid to ask

Plaque, rash and discharge on the head of the penis, can talk about thrush. In the head of a man, a hundred questions arise immediately concerning the causes of the disease and its treatment. It’s better to look for a professional answer from a urologist: his knowledge and experience will make it possible to quickly recover from an unpleasant illness. However, there are still a number of questions that are uncomfortable or simply embarrassing to ask. We will try to give competent answers to them.

Candida stomatitis in children: recognize and conquer
shocked baby

Is the baby crying and refusing to eat? Look into his mouth and make sure that these are trivial moods, and not fungal stomatitis - a disease in which the tongue, cheeks and the entire mucous membrane is covered with a whitish bloom. How to cure a crumb and alleviate his suffering?