Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the most common of three vaginal infections that fall under the category known as vaginitis. The other two infections are trichomoniasis, a sexually transmitted disease, and the fungal infection commonly known as a yeast infection. READ MORE
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Es normal para las mujeres notar cambios de las secreciones vaginales en momentos diferentes
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It’s normal for women to notice changes in vaginal discharge at different times
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The Everyday Effects of Recurrent Vulvovaginal Candidiasis (Chronic Yeast Infection)
Here are some tips to find relief
Gynecological Procedures Can Be a Real Pain
Why aren’t women who are undergoing painful GYN procedures routinely offered pain management?
Fast Facts: What You Need to Know About Vaginismus
If your vagina won't let anything in, you're not broken. You may have vaginismus. Read what you can do to help.
Why You Need to Advocate for Yourself and Create a Pain Management Treatment Plan Before Surgery
You may be taking opioids unnecessarily. A conversation with your doctors on your pain management options can help.
The Wonderful World of Your Microbiome
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Healing My Confidence and My Skin From Chronic Yeast Infection
I thought there was something wrong with my plus-sized female body, until I learned I wasn't alone in my struggle with chronic yeast.
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Simplify Your Feminine Hygiene Routine: Skip the Jade Eggs and Disinfectants
Our expert explains how your vagina keeps itself clean.
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