Vaginal odor is a very common problem that most women have to deal every now and then. It can be caused by a number of reasons, such as bacterial growth, yeast infections, poor hygiene, hormonal changes, and sexually transmitted diseases. If the problem is due to infection, there may be symptoms like redness, itching, burning and irritation in the vaginal area. Fishy odor down there, in particular, is caused by bacterial vaginosis. In that case those remedies also help but you should look further into it.
This article is an excerpt from a book that I found interesting. This is different approach to vagina health and you'll find down below ayurvedic recipes on how to make your own Uttara Vasti.
Women's Power to Heal: Through Inner Medicine, by Maya Tiwari. Synopsis: "Women have absolute power within themselves to heal. A living testament to the healing efficacity of her teachings, Maya Tiwari freed herself from "terminal" ovarian cancer at the age of 23. More than 25 years later she shares the healing wisdom that literally saved her life. T
If you are asking this question, then you are most likely between 45-50 years of age and you have noticed some changes in your menstrual cycle pattern and emotions. The medical definition of menopause is the cessation of menstrual periods and therefore, can only be diagnosed in retrospect.
A general rule of thumb is that if you are over 45 years of age and have not had a period for 12 months, they are probably finished. Most Australian women reach menopause between the age of 45-55 years, with the average age being 51 years. However, there is considerable variation and some women may reach menopause in their early 40?s, whilst others will continue to menstruate until their late 50?s.
A long term study of Australian women called The Melbourne Womens Midlife Health Study, tracked over 400 women through this phase. They found that if you have had at least 3 months without menstruating, then your last period will probably come within