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What causes dry vagina ?

What causes dry vagina ?

Lack of estrogen: As women age, for example after menopause, their bodies make less estrogen. This can lead to vaginal dryness. A doctor can evaluate if a topical vaginal estrogen cream could be right for you. ...Read more

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Vaginal Dryness (Definition)

Vaginal dryness is the sensation that comes with a lack of the normal secretions and/or thinning of the skin in the vagina. There are many causes of vaginal dryness. It may be caused by reduced estrogen levels, infection, medications, and other things. If over the counter lubricants don't work, see your physician ...Read more


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What causes dry heaves?

What causes dry heaves?

Vomiting: Dry heaves is simply vomiting without emptying of your stomach contents. It can be due to ineffective relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter during vomiting or simply and empty stomach. This can be caused by any condition which causes nausea or vomiting. ...Read more

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What causes skin dryness?

What causes skin dryness?

Enviroment and More: Although mostly environmental, potential causes include weather (driest in winter), central heating and air conditioning, hot baths/frequent showering, swimming (breaks down the lipid barriers in your skin), harsh soaps/detergents, sun exposure, atopic dermatitis (eczema), psoriasis, thyroid disorders (hypoth). Visit a medical doctor to find out more, consider cosmo grade apple phloretin hydrator. ...Read more

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What causes white dry discharge from vagina?

What causes white dry discharge from vagina?

Check out this link.: Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/women/guide/sexual-health-vaginal-infections.

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What causes dry mouth?

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What causes dry mouth?

Many causes: It can be from excessive intake of caffeine or alcohol, not drinking enough water or related to the side effect some medications for treatment of blood pressure or mental health. Aging, post radiation treatment and some diseases like sjorgren's syndrome can also lead to dry mouth. ...Read more

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What causes dry mouth?

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What causes dry mouth?

What DOESN'T?: There are all sorts of things that can cause dry mouth, especially medications. Dry mouth is the number one side effect experienced among all prescription medications. There are also blockages in salivary ducts called sialolith's or autoimmune diseases like sjogrens disease. One way or another, the salivary glands just aren't getting the juices flowing. ...Read more

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What causes a itchy vagina?

What causes a itchy vagina?

Lots of things...: ...From a yeast infection to an allergy to lubricants or sexual devices or whatever. There are also systemic causes, such as a hormone deficiency. Let your gynecologist examine you and give you a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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What causes vagina numbness?

What causes vagina numbness?

Explain more: If by " vagina" you mean inside vagina I have to say that actually the mucosal membranes inside the vagina does not have sensitivity like you have on your skin. But if you mean the vulva which is the outer part between the labias then using some lubricants or gels for the sexual activity nay cause temporary numbness. ...Read more

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What causes vaginal itch?

What causes vaginal itch?

Usually yeast: Usually yeast but other things. See dermatologist or gynecologist to find out. ...Read more

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What STD causes dry itchy skin?

What STD causes dry itchy skin?

Syphilis and hiv: Advanced HIV is associated with dry and itchy skin. Syphilis leads to a rash which can appear to be dry. However, dry and itchy skin is usually not from an std. If it is occurring is a small area, then a skin fungal infection could be the cause. If it affecting the whole body there could be a number of causes including dry air and the type of soap you are using. ...Read more

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What causes vagina bacteria?

What  causes vagina bacteria?

See details: Vaginal bacteria are present in every women. There is nothing abnormal about it. It is the presence of bacteria that are not normally found in the vagina or yeasts that cause the real issues. There are numerous causes for these vaginal infections. ...Read more

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What causes a dry scalp?

What causes a dry scalp?

Various causes: Dry scalp, like dry skin may or may not be an inherited tendency that can be aggravated by skin care products or habits. Shampoos particularly dandruff shampoos like most soaps tend to be drying. Washing or bathing in warm to hot water may also cause dry scalp. Living in a dry climate may also aggravate dry skin tendencies. Seborrhea may cause scaly scalp that resembles dry scalp. ...Read more

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What causes dry kidneys?

What causes dry kidneys?

Dry kidneys cause: Been doing kidney disease for 55 years. Never heard of dried kidneys. Kentucky term? I would ask the Dr who told you that what he means. ...Read more

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What causes sore,split,itchy,inflamed vagina ?

What causes sore,split,itchy,inflamed vagina ?

One possible cause: is yeast. Yeast can present with clumpy, white vaginal discharge to a watery, white discharge. Sometimes a discharge is not apparent. There is no odor. It can cause swelling and redness of vulva along with itching and burning pain. It may lead to pain with urination or intercourse. ...Read more

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What causes genitals to itch?

What causes genitals to itch?

Men or women: There several differences between me and woman in this area. Here are the reason for woman related. Yeast infection sexually transmitted disease. Vaginal infection. Bacterial vaginosis. Genital herpes. Please if you want the part , write please. ...Read more

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What causes a dry, itchy, flaky, scrotum?

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What causes a dry, itchy, flaky, scrotum?

Here are some...: Some lesions like psoriasis, eczema (including atopic dermatitis), etc. may cause recurrent intractable itch, but the underlying causes for these lesions remain unknown, although skin fungal infection could lead to similar itch but responding well to antifungal with steroid cream. Nonetheless, it is hard to offer right Dx for right care without a direct look at them. ...Read more

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What causes dry eyes?

What causes  dry eyes?

Many issues: Age, systemic meds, lid and skin disease, autoimmune disease, hormonal changes, viruses, diabetes and other neurotrophic issues, and many more. ...Read more

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What causes outer vaginal itch?

What causes outer vaginal itch?

Many things can: Please see your gyn, could be yeast allergic reaction, herpes, vulvar dystrophies, u need a n exam and cultures, sometimes u may need a vulvar biopsy. ...Read more