Thrush is not life-threatening but it is literally irritating! Maybe some are already experiencing the symptoms of thrush but maybe they are just taking it for granted. Having a light to moderate irritation can be tolerable but having a severe one can be harmful. Everyone should know about thrush to know how to get rid of it. So what really is a thrush? Maybe some people don’t know anything about it, and yet he or she is currently suffering from it. Well, all of us especially the ladies are all candidates of having this kind of disease, although men having thrush is a very rare condition.
One of the naturally occurring bacteria in our body is the candida albicans, it can be found in small amounts on our body. Having an abnormal amount this kind of bacteria in the body causes a condition commonly called as thrush. A thrush can be “complicated” and “uncomplicated”. An uncomplicated thrush only results in a mild to moderate symptoms, while a complicated thrush would result into severe symptoms like inflammation of the affected part of the body. Typically, a woman is more prone to thrush infections because the bacteria candida albicans naturally occurs in all female organs, the vagina. Having an unbalance amount of these bacteria in the vagina causes a complicated thrush commonly called as a vaginal thrush. Continue reading