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Antifungal Drug May Increase Miscarriage Risk

Pregnant women who take an antifungal medication used to treat vaginal yeast infections are at a higher risk of having a miscarriage compared to women not taking the drug. Although the increased risk was only slightly higher, a new study is the second one to show a link between oral…

Antifungal Medicines: Fighting Infections but Becoming Resistant

Yellow, thick toenails? Yeast infection? How antifungal treatments stack up, some surprising side effects, and tips for prevention Bacterial and viral infections seem to make the daily news, but ever wonder why fungal infections — and the consequences of their treatment — rarely make headlines? “Fungal infections can be bothersome,…