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Women's Health

Watery Discharge Feels Like I Peed Myself

The vagina does a great job of cleaning and lubricating itself. However, in some cases, it produces a watery discharge that makes it feel as though you peed yourself, leaving you in an uncomfortable position. Despite the odd feeling, vaginal discharge is entirely normal and is not usually a cause for concern, although certain precautions… Continue reading Watery Discharge Feels Like I Peed Myself

Jessica Guht Sep. 29, 2022

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Bacterial Vaginosis Vs UTI

Some infections in the body can appear similar to others, making it difficult to distinguish between them. One example of this is bacterial vaginosis and urinary tract infections, which affect two areas of the body close to each other. Despite their proximity, there are some crucial differences between these two infections. To help with these… Continue reading Bacterial Vaginosis Vs UTI

Jessica Guht Sep. 27, 2022

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Can a UTI Delay Your Period?

While a period brings along a week of cramps and other unpleasant symptoms, it is still an important aspect of a woman’s monthly cycle, and its absence may signal that something is wrong. A urinary tract infection (UTI), being an infection that affects the urinary tract, does not impact a woman’s menstrual cycle. While the… Continue reading Can a UTI Delay Your Period?

Jessica Guht Sep. 20, 2022

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Can a UTI Cause a Miscarriage?

When pregnant, women take great care to look after their body and ensure that it is in optimal health to support the growing fetus. However, some infections that are minor in non-pregnant women can be a source of stress in those growing a child. UTIs are one type of infection common during pregnancy. Despite this,… Continue reading Can a UTI Cause a Miscarriage?

Jessica Guht Sep. 19, 2022

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Baking Soda For Yeast Infection – Does It Really Help?

While a yeast infection can cause some embarrassment, the truth is that at least 3 in 4 women will experience this issue at least once in their lifetime. It’s not a life-threatening issue, it can cause discomfort. Can baking soda remove the symptoms and restore your body to full health?  It’s a remedy that many… Continue reading Baking Soda For Yeast Infection – Does It Really Help?

Jessica Guht Sep. 09, 2022

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Can Tampons Cause a UTI?

The choice of which menstrual product to use when you’re on your period is a very personal one. You might prefer pads or tampons, or perhaps you even like to use a menstrual cup or period panties. Whichever you prefer, being informed about each option helps you to make the right choice for your body… Continue reading Can Tampons Cause a UTI?

Jessica Guht Jul. 28, 2022

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Women's Health

Bruised Cervix: What Does It Feel Like and How to Treat It?

The cervix is the lower, narrower end of the uterus that forms the canal between the vagina and uterus. While the cervix is located inside the body, it can become bruised, specifically with deep penetrative sex that is too vigorous. Having a bruised cervix can be painful, often causing cramping and an aching sensation deep… Continue reading Bruised Cervix: What Does It Feel Like and How to Treat It?

Jessica Guht Jul. 27, 2022

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Stabbing Pain When Pooping During Period?

Have you ever experienced a pain or sensation and thought “do other people get this” but you are too embarrassed to ask? You are not alone. There are many medical subjects that some people like to keep private such as menstrual periods, bowel movements, sex, and more.  There is nothing wrong with being modest and… Continue reading Stabbing Pain When Pooping During Period?

Victoria Fanslau Jul. 22, 2022

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Can a UTI Cause Bleeding Like a Period?

If you have ever felt the discomfort of a UTI you will know that they are no joke. Indeed they can not only be both painful but come with a whole wealth of unwelcome symptoms. One of which is spotting or blood in the urine. A topic that you can read all about in the… Continue reading Can a UTI Cause Bleeding Like a Period?

Jessica Guht Jul. 11, 2022

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Does a UTI Cause Itching?

An itchy vulva is definitely not pleasant to deal with. It’s irritating, distracting, and you can’t exactly scratch it whenever you want to make the itching go away. If you’re experiencing itching, you’re probably wondering about the cause.  There are numerous things that could cause itching around your vagina, urethra, or labia, from wearing the… Continue reading Does a UTI Cause Itching?

Jessica Guht Jul. 09, 2022

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Women's Health

Flu-like Symptoms Before Labor? Should You Be Worried?

Being pregnant can be an exciting time in life but it can also be scary and overwhelming. This is especially true when it is your first pregnancy. Your body is going through changes that it has never experienced before.  You probably have so many questions and feel overwhelmed by all there is to learn about… Continue reading Flu-like Symptoms Before Labor? Should You Be Worried?

Victoria Fanslau Jun. 25, 2022