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

A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
31 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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Dr. David Finke
15 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal pH: Is tricky and can be hard to maintain. Blood from periods, bacteria, yeast and semen can alter your pH from acidic to basic. I recommend gynatren pr ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
23 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 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lane Childs
34 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 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 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 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Red and itchy: Please make an appointment to see your doctor as soon as possible.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Is anything 100% ??: A condom is not 100% effective in preventing infections because a condom only covers the penis, but not any part of the woman, and not other parts of ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: Most yogurt available today is pasteurized and does not contain live lactobacillus bacteria. Even if the label says it contains live bacteria, most ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Skin infections: It won't prevent infections from sex, but shaving can cause skin infections, including folliculitis and abscesses.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No difference : You may groom however you feel comfortable. It makes no difference.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Question unclear: Are you getting these? Or do you just want to prevent the possibility? Stop taking Keflex and this will reduce the risk of candidiasis. Bv is not l ... Read More

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