Tongue fungus, commonly called oral thrush, is caused by candida albicans. This fungus causes white bumps on the tongue and inner cheeks and can be very painful. More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Treatment of tongue fungus involves the use of antifungal medications, which are available in liquid, tablets or lozenges, states WebMD. Dentists recommend proper dental hygiene to prevent fungal infections. A good examp... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Imbalance of normal bacteria in the mouth that leads to an overgrowth of the Candida fungus, the same fungus that causes vaginal yeast infections, causes oral thrush, according to WebMD. Certain medications, certain medi... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Symptoms of Candida in the mouth include white spots on the gums or tongue, redness inside the mouth, trouble swallowing and sore throat, explains WebMD. When Candida infects the vagina, it produces symptoms including it... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Common symptoms attributed to Candida albicans, or yeast infection, vary by location affected but generally include soreness, redness and white spots, according to WebMD. Yeast infections commonly attack the mouth or thr... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Symptoms of a fungal infection from Candida albicans, a condition known as candidiasis, depend on which part of the body is infected, according to WebMD. If the infection is in the mouth, white spots, redness, sore throa... More »

Tongue exercises are meant to extend range movement of the tongue, according to the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. It can also help with jaw movement, swallowing and speech. Tongue exercises include sticking out the ... More » Health Fitness & Exercise Exercise