vagina doching

Fact or Fiction – Douching is a great way to “clean” the vagina?

Fact or fiction

Fact or Fiction: Douching is a great way to “clean” the vagina?

Fiction: I always tell my patients, “douching went out in the 80’s”!. Douching can actually rid the vagina of the normal flora that is supposed to be there; hence, predisposing women to vaginitis. Don’t douche!

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