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Self care to prevent white vaginal discharge - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   m having a problem of white discharge
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age,
Doctor :   Marital status,
User :   24
User :   singlew
Doctor :   k
User :   would this lead to some problem in future
Doctor :   Have you taken/taking any medicines or had any consultation with a Doctor?
User :   took long back for irregular periods n white discharge
Doctor :   well is it itching
User :   no
Doctor :   is it regular
User :   its not bothering me anyway
User :   its like mucous kind
Doctor :   Stress, diet and sleep: all of these individually and together can alter menstrual pattern and it does alter, vaginal discharge.
User :   my only worry is ,wiill this lead any problem in future
Doctor :   If not foul smelling and not itchy, it should ideally be ignored.
Doctor :   Avoid all deodorants, cosmetics and antiseptics in the genital areas.
User :   ya
Doctor :   Use only soap and water.
Doctor :   Try changing the brand of sanitary napkins/tampons you use or any other female hygiene products you may be using.
User :   thats how i have been doing
User :   its there since yeras
User :   years
Doctor :   Either way you need to be seen by a gynaecologist to evaluate that.

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