Vaginosis

Some Background Information On Bacterial Vaginosis

Some Background Information On Bacterial Vaginosis

Last updated:Friday, July 15, 2011Bacterial vaginosis, also known as BV, is a type of vaginal infection which is also the most common. Although more commonly found in sexually active women, the illness is not defined as a sexually transmitted disease as it is not contagious or transmitted through intercourse. BV is caused by an...

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Help Yourself Avoid Vaginosis

Help Yourself Avoid Vaginosis

Last updated:Thursday, November 4, 2010There are simple steps you can take to keep your vagina healthy. Soap and water are just part of the of what is required. Paying attention to fluid intake is just as important in avoiding the bad bacteria that cause vaginosis. One of the most common causes of visits to...

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Things To Know About Bacterial Vaginosis

Things To Know About Bacterial Vaginosis

Last updated:Friday, July 15, 2011A very common infection in women is BV or bacterial vaginosis. One out of three women ends up having it over the course of her life. Statistics estimate that 0.24% of American women have it, among which 16% are pregnant. Unlike common belief, it is not transmitted sexually, though it...

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About Bacterial Vaginosis

About Bacterial Vaginosis

Last updated:Friday, July 15, 2011Lots of people today suffer from BV and are awkward about seeking treatment – however, the condition itself is also awkward, so ordinary solutions are available. Though many women go to their doctor and pharmacy for pricey cures and ointments and lotions, usually these only help for giving short term...

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