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Is douching recommended by health care practitioners?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: No

Douching is not recommended.
While cleaning the vagina, it destroys the protective bacteria that help keep the vagina clean and prevent infections. Douching can increase the risk of yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis.

In brief: No

Douching is not recommended.
While cleaning the vagina, it destroys the protective bacteria that help keep the vagina clean and prevent infections. Douching can increase the risk of yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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