Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Causes Of Babies Yeast Infection

Yeast Infections can happen on anybody and hence babies yeast infection is not uncommon and can occur on any part of their body.

Here are some of the common causes of babies yeast infection

1) Infected during mother's womb
If the mother is suffering from yeast infections, it would be likely that their babies may caught the yeast infections when they are still inside the mother's womb.

2) Breastfeeding
When your are breastfeeding and at the same time suffering from yeast infection, your babies may likely develop yeast infection. It would also be advisable to stop breastfeeding if the mother is on medication or antibiotics as this may also cause yeast infection to the baby.

3) Failing to keep the babies clean and dry
Yeasts loves to stay in warm and moisture environment, make sure that your babies is clean and dry all the time.

Babies do not know how to explain their painfulness. If you suspect your baby is suffering from yeast infections, treat them as soon as possible. Be responsible in taking care of their hygiene and diet too. For more information on natural remedies in treating your babies yeast infection. Please visit: Home Remedies For Babies Yeast Infection.