High blood sugar can lead to yeast infections in women with diabetes. Symptoms include itchiness, irritation, and vaginal discharge, but these are common symptoms of STIs, so be sure to talk to your doctor. Read more here.
On DiabetesTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with type 2 diabetes, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Yeast infections are one of the top topics most discussed.
Here are some question-and-answer threads about yeast infections:
Here are some conversations about yeast infections:
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