Vaginal infections

What Causes Vaginal Infections?

By Dr. Nidhi Aggarwal, Gynaecology, Vaginal infections or vaginitis is the condition in which the vagina gets inflamed due to bacterial action. It results in excess vaginal discharge, pain and itching in the genital area. Another cause that can be attributed to vaginal infections is the reduced levels of estrogen after menopause…

Vaginal Dryness: The Most Common Female Sexual Problem

By Gautam Clinic Pvt Ltd , Sexology Vaginal dryness occurs during menopause due to the decreased production of estrogen in the female body. This also leads to irregular periods, mood swings and hot flashes (sudden feverish heat). Vaginal dryness is characterized by lack of moisture in the vagina and this can have a…

The Benefits Of Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation!!

By, Dr. Ajaya Kashyap, Cosmetic/Plastic Surgery Vaginal Rejuvenation and similar surgeries fall under the category of genital Cosmetic Surgeries. These surgeries are means of restoring your vagina to a more youthful state. The surgery is done to reshape the genital area and tighten the muscles which might have loosened up due…

Leucorrhoea & Recurrent Vaginal Infections – How Ayurveda Can Help Treat It?

By, Dr. Aarti Kulkarni , Ayurveda White discharge per vagina, vaginal itching/irritation, bad odor are very common gynecological complaints. Leucorrhoea: Leucorrhoea refers to a white discharge from female genitals. Causes of Leucorrhoea: Physiological Pathological I. Physiological Leucorrhoea Certain amount of secretions are always present in healthy vagina to protect it and keep it moist.  Physiological…

6 Symptoms Of Vaginal Yeast Infection

By Dr. Hardik Shah, Gynaecology A vaginal yeast infection is characterized by itching, irritation and discharge from the vagina. This disorder is not transmitted sexually; however, can be transmitted by oral sex. There are medications which can treat the disorder effectively. If the disorder is recurrent, then the treatment course may be…

6 Symptoms Of Vaginal Yeast Infection

By Dr. Hardik Shah, Gynaecology A vaginal yeast infection is characterized by itching, irritation and discharge from the vagina. This disorder is not transmitted sexually; however, can be transmitted by oral sex. There are medications which can treat the disorder effectively. If the disorder is recurrent, then the treatment course may be…

Vaginal Infections – What Causes It?

By Dr. Rahul Manchanda, Gynaecology Women can be at their weakest in terms of their health and strength during the months of pregnancy. Tender and sensitive might have been better words, but extra care is always taken by pregnant women to ensure that they have a safe delivery. While there are…

Vaginismus – Symptoms and Treatment

By Dr. Mamta Goel, Gynaecology Vaginismus is when the vagina suddenly tightens up or squeezes when you try to insert something into it and you have no control over it. It can be very painful and distressing but it can be treated. Here is everything you need to know about Vaginismus…

Vaginal Infections – What Causes It? Hygiene and Beyond!

By Dr. Sagar, Gynaecology Vaginal infections or vaginitis is the condition in which the vagina gets inflamed due to bacterial action. It results in excess vaginal discharge, pain and itching in the genital area. Another cause that can be attributed to vaginal infections is the reduced levels of estrogen after menopause…

Vaginal Yeast Infection – 6 Common Signs You Must Know!

  By Dr. Sharmila Naik , Gynaecology A vaginal yeast infection is characterized by itching, irritation and discharge from the vagina. This disorder is not transmitted sexually; however, can be transmitted by oral sex. There are medications which can treat the disorder effectively. If the disorder is recurrent, then the treatment course may…