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The Three Most Common BV Symptoms In Women (The Third Might Surprise You)

The Three Most Common BV Symptoms In Women (The Third Might Surprise You)

Researchers are still determining the cause of bacterial vaginosis. However, we know that bacterial vaginosis occurs when the unhealthy bacteria grows too much and is often caused by the most common type of bacteria in the vagina, Gardnerella vaginalis. BV can affect women of any age, but it most likely occurs during the reproductive years and affects those between 14 and 44 years old.
How To Take Care Of Your Vulva and Vagina in 2023

How To Take Care Of Your Vulva and Vagina in 2023

The vulva is sensitive, and just like our faces, skin, and bodies, it needs its own feminine hygiene routine to thrive and stay healthy. Developing a feminine hygiene routine for our vulvas can also help us avoid vulvovaginal irritation and certain vaginal infections such as BV and yeast infections.
Why Does My Vagina Smell Like Onions?

Why Does My Vagina Smell Like Onions?

Each woman has her unique vaginal smell, and that odor can change throughout the month. Unusual smells like a vaginal onion odor can be caused by several factors. With quick changes to your lifestyle, they will go away, and your typical scent will return. 
Can Probiotics Help Vaginal Health?

Can Probiotics Help Vaginal Health?

Probiotics can have several effects on the body. They work to help your body's microorganisms return to a healthy condition or maintain a healthy vaginal microbiome and provide relief from bacterial vaginosis and yeast infections.
Why Do I Have A Yeast Infection?

Why Do I Have A Yeast Infection?

Yeast infections are caused by yeast overgrowth and can be contracted through sexual contact. However, yeast infections can also result from antibiotic usage, pregnancy, and menopause.
Do I Have A Yeast Infection?

Do I Have A Yeast Infection?

With 138 million women worldwide impacted by this type of fungal infection, you're not alone in dealing with this type of issue. Yeast infections are a type of vaginitis that is caused by an overgrowth of the yeast species Candida.