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Thrush caused by sex in spa or pool?

Patient: Hi there, my boyfriend is persistent in asking me to have sex in spa and possibly in the pool, it smells strongly of chlorine , it is a communal spa and pool and the last few time we spent by the pool and in the spa having sex I have got bad thrush, I’ve explained .. But he says if I shower after I’ll be fine. What are the real risks or facts about sex in and by spas and pools

 

 

Symptoms: Thrush sore hurts chlorine spa sex

 

 

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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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