According to WebMD, fungus thrives naturally in women’s vagina. But, vaginal fungal infection is a condition in which the fungus has grown to a dangerous level. Fungal infections are a common issue.
Although these infections are pretty stubborn, they are usually harmless and require simple treatments.
Fungal infections are caused by Candida albicans. Healthy women have good bacteria and a controllable portion of fungi. Lactobacillus acidophilus is a type of bacteria that controls fungi.