Yeast Infection! Ugh..

I just read a bunch of horror stories on here from other people concerning the use of Monistat 1. I'm really glad I came to do a little bit more research before using this product because I will not be using it now after what I have read. This is the 3rd yeast infection I've had in my life. I'm 23. The first time I had one was probably about 2 years ago and the last 2 I've gotten back to back within the last month and a half. I'm with a new sexual partner right now which I'm sure is the cause of this infection. The only times I've had yeast infections was after having sex... either having too much sex, the use of a new kind of a condom during sex, or a new partner. I know exactly what a YI feels like.. I was diagnosed once, and I know that's what this is. Thick white discharge, and itchy, burning sensation around the vaginal opening. There's no odor or anything. It's really uncomfortable though... and  since I'm with a new man right now, we're both very much wanting to be sexually active with each other. This infection is putting a real damper on that. What I would like to know, is if there are any ways I can get rid of this without using something I have to insert into my vagina. (that really frightens me) & also something that will clear it up quickly. Does anyone know of any natural remedies that they've tried and have worked? I've read something about eating yogurt.. which I may try.. anything else?  Or maybe an oral medication with few side effects? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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