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How can i change the alkalinity of my vagina and my partners penis to prevent infections

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
30 years experience Family Medicine
RePhresh: Or boric acid capsules [you can buy these pre-made or do-it-yourself cheaply with boric acid and empty pill capsules, which you can get at the health ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
22 years experience Gynecology
Wash: Just do things to keep yourself healthy: wash, drink a lot of water, sleep and don't stress. Take probiotics like acidophilus to support the healthy ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lane Childs
33 years experience Urology
Yes: First of all, penises do not "touch" a vagina, rather full or partial intercourse is more accurate. If infection or one of the stds is present, then y ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Some do some don't: Gonorrhea and Chlamydia can injure the sensitive tissues of the Fallopian tubes.This can increase risk of life threatening ectopic pregnancy or infert ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Female anatomy: I doubt there is much we can offer here. In my experience it is the dry vaginas that cause more of a concern. If you are having pain, odor, or dischar ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Abstain sexually: Cotton boxer undergarments, spend 10-15 minutes on foreplay until both you and your partner are wet, changes positions, communicate and OK to use a li ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Go to doctor: You may just have a simple UTI or something else but the only who can tell you after looking at things is your doctor. We can't diagnose here without ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Shower soap is fine: There is no need to change soaps when showering. A woman or girl can just use the same mild shower soap that she washes everywhere else with, and just ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not likely: It is unlikely that warts on your hand will spread to your genitals.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neil Baum
Dr. Neil Baum answered
52 years experience Urology
Vacuum device: You can add a small amount of length using a vacuum erection device or ved. This applies negative pressure around the penis that must be used several ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Some risk...: Vaginal infections can cause pre-term labor or pre-mature rupture of the membranes. Some infections are more risky than others. If you begin to get ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
As soon as your gut: is healed, your flora is balanced, and you take the medication (anti-yeast), you'll be feeling better. Too much antibiotics can cause this, and not ea ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Catbite: Get the area clean with frequent irrigation in the shower. Make sure you are current in your tetanus and be placed on antibiotics. Cats have very dirt ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hypoallergenic: Something very mild like "Ivory" soap should work well.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Condoms: While not 100% effective, condoms reduce the risk. The pelvic dam, a rarely used artificial barrier, is even more effective.
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A member asked:
Dr. Ari Gilmore
21 years experience Family Medicine
There : There may be two issues here, one will occur after menopause and is due to lack of estrogen. The other is a change in muscle tone in the pubic region ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Kristle
39 years experience Gynecology
Doesn't help: Unfortunately, eating yogurt does not have any effect on vaginal pH.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Usha Mukhytar
25 years experience Gynecology
Wash: Just wash with plane water some times a bidet to was after every bowel and urine passing helps a lot or you may take water in a tumbler and wash be c ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: A person can blow air onto a woman's vaginal area until he is blue in the face, but the color of the vaginal area will still be normal. Blowing air on ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see your urologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
A member asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
"vaginal boil ": Likely a Vulval site,regardless mechanical trauma (sex) would be very unwise for both of you,worse for you;ensure it is not a transmitted sexual disea ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Try various position: Try various positions and use a good lubricant. Things may only go so far.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carrie Champine
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Remove: Most people do not have problems during intercourse with Nuvaring. If he notices irritation, you can take the ring out during intercouse, and replace ... Read More

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