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What’s The Deal with Vaginal pH?

What’s The Deal with Vaginal pH?

We often don’t think about vaginal pH. After all, the vagina is good at managing itself. But sometimes, things can go awry down there. When vaginal pH is out of balance, a host of symptoms can appear—symptoms like dryness, itching, irritation, unusual discharge, and peculiar odors. How do you know...

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vFit: Our Intimate Wellness Device & Its Benefits

vFit: Our Intimate Wellness Device & Its Benefits

Our lady parts change a lot over the years. From puberty to motherhood. Onward into perimenopause and menopause. Vaginas change size and shape. Labias stretch, thin out and turn different hues. Even our moisture levels, odors, and sensations adjust down there. As women, we aren’t given much advice on managing...

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Bacterial Vaginosis: Causes, Symptoms & Prevention Tips

Bacterial Vaginosis: Causes, Symptoms & Prevention Tips

I don’t know about you, but I grew up believing that vaginas were supposed to smell like flowers and never have anything leaking out of them outside of menstruation. Girl, was I wrong. Now that I’m older and wiser, I know vaginal smells and discharge change frequently throughout the month....

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4 Ways To Have The Best Year

4 Ways To Have The Best Year

It’s that time of year again. It’s time to set those goals for the coming 12 months. Except for this year, it feels much different. I’ve talked to many people about 2020, and their experiences are all over the map. My friends who had great years feel guilty about it....

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When Do I Stop Getting Pap Tests?

When Do I Stop Getting Pap Tests?

As we reach menopause and menstruation stops, many women wonder if it’s still necessary to get pelvic exams and Pap tests. The short answer is yes. Even if you’re not sexually active, your risk of cancer increases as you age. Regular pelvic exams with a Pap test are the most...

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How To Manage & Prevent UTIs

How To Manage & Prevent UTIs

If you’re struggling with Urinary Tract Infections that keep coming back, you’re not alone. UTIs are one of the most common bacterial infections in women. Doctors report a recurrence for up to 55% of women after menopause. Factors that increase the risk of UTIs in older women include lack of...

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