Yep, she is your vagina, and she's not afraid to let you know when something's off with her.
Your vagina can give you pleasure and bring life into the world. Pretty awesome,
Add to that her ability to keep herself clean by balancing pH levels and she's really quite extraordinary.1 What are pH levels, you ask? And how do they affect the vagina?
Looks like it's time to get to know her better.
Experiencing a "fishy" smell or unusual discharge? That's not so
This could be the sign of an infection like bacterial vaginosis (BV)—the most common vaginal infection you've probably never heard of.2,3
Vaginal infections should only be diagnosed and treated by a healthcare provider.
Taking matters into your own hands may make it worse!
In fact, here are some old-school habits that seem to make symptoms disappear for a short time but can actually make some vaginal infections come back again and again...3
Find out what you CAN do to help keep your vagina awesome!
How can smell affect your sensual side? The answer lives here.
Clinical sexologist, author, and social media celebrity Shan Boody breaks down BV basics—and misconceptions.
Survey conducted online by Harris Poll on behalf of Symbiomix Therapeutics, LLC, a Lupin Company and the American Sexual Health Association (ASHA) within the United States between September 14 and 29, 2017 among 304 US women aged 18-49 who have been diagnosed by a healthcare professional with bacterial vaginosis (BV) within the past 2 years ("women with bacterial vaginosis"). Figures for age, income, race/ethnicity, region, education, and size of household were weighted where necessary to bring them into line with their actual proportions in the population.6
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