Fungal diseases are very common, and cause symptoms that range from mild to severe, and rarely can even be life-threatening. Learn more about them here.
Tinea is a common fungal skin infection. Learn about the causes, types - such as athlete's foot and jock itch - and tinea treatment and symptoms.
Antifungal medicines come in many forms including creams and tablets. Treatment choice depends on where the infection is and how severe it is.
Most women are concerned by common problems such as vaginal discharge, dryness, irritation and thrush at some stage.
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There are many different kinds of rashes and skin conditions. Some are quick and easy to treat, while others are chronic or more difficult to get rid of. Find out more here.
Thrush is an infection with a fungus. It is also known as a yeast infection. The fungus, called Candida, occurs naturally in the body, particularly in warm, moist areas like the vagina, penis, groin and mouth.
Genital thrush in males
Thrush is a yeast infection caused by an overgrowth of a fungus called candida. Learn more about thrush in males here.
Osteomyelitis is an infection of the bone. Read more about symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment of osteomyelitis.
Peritonitis is a life-threatening condition and requires urgent medical attention. Find out more about peritonitis.