How to Deal with Fordyce Spots on the Vulva – Say Goodbye to Worries

Fordyce Spots on the Vulva

Let’s unravel the mystery behind Fordyce’s spots on the vulva. This topic may be uncomfortable to some, but it’s essential to raise awareness and promote understanding. Knowing the nature, causes, and treatments of Fordyce spots can alleviate unnecessary worry and help ensure women’s health. What Are Fordyce Spots? Fordyce spots, named after American dermatologist John … Read more

Balanitis Explained: Everything You Need to Know About This Penis Infection

Know About This Penis Infection

Understanding various health conditions, their causes, symptoms, treatments, and preventative measures is pivotal in maintaining our overall well-being. One such condition that predominantly affects males, specifically those who are uncircumcised, is Balanitis. This common infection targets the glans (head) of the penis and the foreskin, often causing discomfort and necessitating medical attention. This article aims … Read more

Vaginal Itching: A Common Problem of The Young and Old

Vaginal itching

Experiencing itching or irritation in the genital area is a sign that your body is attempting to communicate that something is amiss. Specifically, itching of the vulva and vagina is a relatively common issue that affects a wide demographic of women, ranging from the tender age of 5 to those well into their 60s and … Read more

Penile Discharge – Should I be Worried?

Penile Discharge-Should I be Worried

Unlike women, men do not normally have spontaneous discharge from the genitals. So when this happens, men naturally get extremely anxious and paranoid. Almost always, they would relate this to diseases they are most terrified of such as HIV and cancer. “Do I have HIV?”, “Do I have cancer?”, “What should I do?”, “Is it curable?”, “Where … Read more

Bacterial Vaginosis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options

Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is a condition that results from an imbalance in the vaginal flora, which includes both “good” and “harmful” bacteria. BV is characterized by a decrease in the number of beneficial bacteria, such as Lactobacillus, and an overgrowth of harmful bacteria, including Gardnerella vaginalis. BV is the most common cause of vulvovaginitis in … Read more

Gonorrhea – From Symptoms to Treatment


Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the bacteria Neisseria gonorrhea. It is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections worldwide, with over 87 million new cases estimated in 2016. Gonorrhea can be transmitted via vaginal, oral, or anal sex, and can infect the cervix, urethra, rectum, and throat. It can also be … Read more

Understanding Vulvovaginal Candidiasis: The Itch You Can’t Scratch

Vulvovaginal Candidiasis

Ladies, have you ever experienced that uncomfortable itch or noticed a thick, white discharge? You may be wondering if it’s a yeast infection, and if so, what can be done to treat and prevent it. In this article, we will explore everything you need to know about vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC), also known as vaginal thrush. … Read more