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Doctor insights on: Smell From Obese Women From The Vaginal Area

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Obesity (Definition)

The definition started with Louis Israel Dublin, chief statistician of the Metropolitan life insurance company, in the early 1940s, as a BMI >25 (definitely >30) for people in their 20's based on retrospective observational life insurance data of the age at which people died later in life. This was subsequently adopted by the medical disease industry. However, BMI is ...Read more


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Does it smell when a woman participates in vaginal intercourse? If so, why? Assuming diet is healthy, should intercourse smell?

Does it smell when a woman participates in vaginal intercourse? If so, why? Assuming diet is healthy, should intercourse smell?

Bacterial vaginosis: When friction occurs during intercourse, amines from bacterial vaginosis can activate and cause smell. Probably you have an infection that get worse during intercourse. Have your obgyn examine you to find the cause of this. ...Read more

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Is it common for women over 45yr vaginal smell to change?

Is it common for women over 45yr vaginal smell to change?

Hmm: F you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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My vaginal area smells kinda sweet and has a white discharge what could that be?

My vaginal area smells kinda sweet and has a white discharge what could that be?

Yeast: "Sounds like" a yeast infection. See your Gynecologist for treatment especially if you are sexually active since other STD's may present this way Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more

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I have a fishy smell with itching and burning in my vaginal area. What causes this?

I have a fishy smell with itching and burning in my vaginal area. What causes this?

Bacterial vaginosis: Occurs from a disruption in the normal bacterial levels within the vagina. Can be treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have redness in my vaginal area along with a discharge, it doesn't have a smell to it, what could this be?

I have redness in my vaginal area along with a discharge, it doesn't have a smell to it, what could this be?

See your doctor.: There could be many reasons for redness and a discharge, among these reasons are chlamydia, a widely spread sexually transmitted disease which is characterized by a thin discharge without much smell. Chlamydia can harm your fertility and cause scarring of the fallopian tubes when and if it progresses to pelvic inflammatory disease. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have a white discharge and a fishy smell along with a little discomfort in my vaginal area?

What does it mean if I have a white discharge and a fishy smell along with a little discomfort in my vaginal area?

Bacterial : Vaginosis most likely. You need a pelvic exam. It could be yeast or it could be a sexually transmitted disease like trichmonas. If you don't have a local OB to go to you can go to your local planned parenthood for evaluation and medication if needed. ...Read more

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I've been itching lately in the vaginal area but no discharge and the smell seems to change from a fishy to a rubbery smell?

I've been itching lately in the vaginal area but no discharge and the smell seems to change from a fishy to a rubbery smell?

Bacterial/yeast: The most common cause of fishy smell is bacterial vaginosis and itching is mostly caused by yeast ;chlamydia.Treatment based after making the right diagnosis as bacterial vaginosis;chlamydia is treated with antibiotics and yeast by anti fungal drugs. Meanwhile you can wash the affected area with warm water;mild odorless soap, avoid tight clothings and wear cotton underwears.Consult gynecolo. ...Read more

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For the past couple months i've had this white, clumpy like fluid from my vaginal area. No smell, no itch. And it's a lot during intercourse. Help me?

For the past couple months i've had this white, clumpy like fluid from my vaginal area. No smell, no itch. And it's a lot during intercourse. Help me?

Yeast: It's possible to have a yeast infection without the itch, and based on what you're saying from your discharge, that would be the most likely source. Having said, that, you could also have a low lying bacterial infection as well. Consider going to gynecologist and getting tested to make sure it's nothing that imminently treatable. Good luck! ...Read more