Many women use yogurt to treat vaginal yeast infections. Is this home remedy backed up by scientific research? The answer is yes: studies.
Vaginal yeast infections are caused by an overgrowth of a fungus called Candida . Candida normally lives inside your body and on your skin without causing any.
Last August, Cecilia Westbrook, an MD/PhD student at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, decided to see if the stomach-churning idea was.