Were you looking for information about Candida? Candeda is a common misspelling of Candida.
is a type of fungus that causes yeast infections
(or candidiasis). Although the fungus is always present in the human body, certain factors (such as hormonal changes) can cause it to multiply. Possible symptoms of candidiasis include a "cottage cheese-like" vaginal discharge and burning with urination. Women who are pregnant, have diabetes
, or are taking antibiotics are at an increased risk of developing candidiasis. Treatment typically includes antifungal medications.
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