Those Three Letters…HIV

It is such a frightening topic to read about.  Some mistakenly believe that the danger has been subdued.  One could possibly go an entire week without hearing it mentioned on the news.  Even so, in America, it is the 5th leading cause of death for women between the...

HPV

Most women are terrified of Human papillomavirus (HPV).  But, once you enter the world of sex, an infection with HPV is almost inevitable.  If you have one lifetime partner, who in turn, has only had sexual relations with you, you might have a shot.  Keep in mind that...

The Fishy Vaginal Odor

That fishy, malodorous discharge is called Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) and is the most common cause of abnormal vaginal discharge.  Yes, it’s more common than yeast infections.  Up to about half of all women will be treated for BV at some point in their lives. It...