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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No: The genitalia are normally darker than the skin on the rest of the body, unless one has a dark tan on other parts of the body. It would look unnatural... Read More

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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Yogurt beneficial : Yogourt when it is alive and active is beneficial as it supports normal vaginal bacterial.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Perhaps...: Some yogurt has live cultures in it. These are bacteria that can help maintain vaginal health and aid in the prevention of yeast infections and Bacte... Read More
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Squeaky Clean: Don't go overboard on cleaning your vagina. Don't use regular soap inside the vagina. http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/vagina-health/Pages/keep-vagina-clean... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Not much: Yogurt contains probiotic. There was great hope that eating and injesting probiotics would improve overall health but studies have been disappointin... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
Obstetrics and Gynecology 11 years experience
Never: there is no scientific reason for you to have any yogurt inside of your vagina. particularly if the yogurt has sugar in it, it may put you at risk of ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
No: Eating yogurt can help increase your lactobaccilli, which is the good bacteria that comprises the majority of bacteria in your vagina. But as far as t... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Please dont do that: Inserting yogurt or any other food into the vagina is not an effective treatment for a vaginal infection such as yeast or bacterial vaginosis. There a... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Misinformed?: Yogurt has no antibacterial properties and would never treat a bacterial infection.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katherine Sutherland
Gynecology 43 years experience
Possibly: Generally, BV is treated with an antibiotic which works well, but can interfere with the normal lactobacillus bacteria in the vagina. A live yogurt c... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heather Silverberg
Pediatrics 18 years experience
Ittttchy: The symptoms you describe sound like a yeast infection. Uncomfortable!!!! The home remedy that works the best is plain yogurt, but there are medicines... Read More

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