Vaginal Yeast Infection

Vaginal Yeast Infection – What All Should You Know?

By Motherhood,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 longer than usual.…

Vaginal Infections – Hygiene and Beyond!

By Dr. Kavita Mandal,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…

Infections During Pregnancy – Causes And Symptoms!

By Dr. Indu Bala Khatri, Gynaecology Vaginal infections during pregnancy are not difficult to diagnose once they start showing symptoms. Constant vaginal discharge is often not a good sign. An abnormal increase in the hormone level of the body makes it even more susceptible to contract vaginal infections. It is usually of four…

Vaginal Yeast Infection – How Can It Be Prevented?

By Dr. Ameya S Kanakiya, 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…

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…

Infections During Pregnancy – Causes And Symptoms

By Dr. Shailee Agrawal, Gynaecology Vaginal infections during pregnancy are not difficult to diagnose once they start showing symptoms. Constant vaginal discharge is often not a good sign. An abnormal increase in the hormone level of the body makes it even more susceptible to contract vaginal infections. It is usually of four…

Vaginismus – Its Impact on Marital Relations

By Dr. Vikas Deshmukh, Sexology Vaginismus is the rather painful contraction of the vaginal muscles that occur on coming in contact with pressure or physical contact that occurs mostly during intercourse. Causes- Vaginismus may be primary (wherein the woman cannot indulge in sexual intercourse because of the debilitating pain that follows) or…

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…

Vaginal Infection During pregnancy – 4 Common Reasons Behind It!

By Dr. Asha Gavade , Gynaecology Vaginal infections during pregnancy are not difficult to diagnose once they start showing symptoms. Constant vaginal discharge is often not a good sign. An abnormal increase in the hormone level of the body makes it even more susceptible to contract vaginal infections. It is usually of four…