The importance of vaginal health: Practical tips and advice

The importance of vaginal health: Practical tips and advice

As a woman your health is often defined in terms of reproductive health or influenced by diseases that appear in your reproductive organs. Vaginal health is an important aspect in supporting a woman’s overall health and can be affected by many aspects including certain medications, exercise, diet, and stress. Vaginal complaints are common and the impact of daily life can disrupt this balance, causing unwanted conditions, including vaginal thrush.

THE LINK BETWEEN WOMEN’S
HEALTH AND V-HEALTH

Vaginal health is an important aspect in supporting a woman’s overall health and can be affected by many aspects including certain medications, exercise, diet, and stress.

A healthy vagina keeps a balanced environment of good bacteria and normal vaginal secretions. This good bacteria helps fight off bad ones and maintains a normal, slightly acidic vaginal pH. Vaginal complaints are common. The impact of daily life can disrupt this balance, increasing the vaginal pH, causing unwanted conditions, including vaginal thrush.

YOU ARE NOT ALONE

As women, it is our responsibility to talk to our healthcare providers about any concern we might have about our vaginal health. However, there are several tips and practical advice we can follow in our daily routine to avoid common yeast infections. 

 

WHAT TO DO:

WHAT TO AVOID:

WHEN TO SEEK MEDICAL ADVICE OR HELP

It is important to know when to seek medical advice or help with regards to vaginal yeast infection.

The following situations justifies seeking help:

THRUSH AND THE POSSIBILITY OF TRANSMISSION

This can be prevented by using a condom and practicing good personal hygiene. Symptoms can be treated with OTC antifungal creams.

OTC – Over the counter; STD – Sexually transmitted disease

CANEX™ V

BROAD SPECTRUM ANTIFUNGAL CREAM
CONTAINING CLOTRIMAZOLE

For the relief from vaginal:
ITCHING│ BURING │DISCHARGE

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