Thrush is infection of the mouth caused by a yeast named Candida. Raised, white lesions on the tongue and a cottage cheese-like appearance on the inner cheek are signs of thrush. Thrush is treated with antifungal medicines. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how thrush is contracted, who is at risk, symptoms, treatment, and much more.
Do You Have Thrush? If So, Here Are Some Reasons Why
You can get thrush if you have too much yeast in your body. You can also get it if you have poor oral hygiene.
Dental Care for Seniors
Seniors are at risk for a number of oral health problems. Learn about common gum and teeth problems that may affect you as you age.
8 Tips to Protect Your Child's Teeth
Teach your child how to take care of his teeth and prevent cavities.
What is Candidiasis?
Yeast infections can affect your mouth, genitals, and even your blood. Here are the symptoms and treatments.