Vaginal Yeast Infections: Symptoms and Treatment

Vaginal Yeast Infections: Symptoms and Treatment

Vaginal yeast infections (also known as candidal vulvovaginitis or vaginal candidiasis) can cause irritation, itchiness of the vagina and skin around it as well as whitish vaginal discharge. The infection is caused by a species of fungus known as Candida albicans and...
What Birth Control Options Are There?

What Birth Control Options Are There?

For sexually active individuals who are not ready to start families, there are several options for birth control. Condoms are available over the counter either at a drugstore or online, the latter being slightly less expensive. Unlike most forms of birth control, they...