Yeast infection-A yeast infection is often mistaken for a common diaper rash.
Thus, a diaper rash that is due to a yeast infection is quite common in the NICU.
Some babies develop thrush, which is a type of yeast infection in the mouth.
Thrush: Thrush is a yeast infection which occurs in the mouth and throat when someone's immune system is suppressed, as with HIV and other autoimmune diseases.
Adjusting the diet should be the first line of treatment for anyone suffering from a yeast infection.