Does bacterial vaginosis cause herpes if untreated?

Answer On One Hand: Bacteria and VirusesBy itself, untreated bacterial vaginosis will not cause herpes. Herpes is a virus, while bacterial vaginosis is an infection caused by an imbalance of bacteria in t... Read More »

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Is it okay to have sex while you have bacterial vaginosis?

On One Hand: It's Short LivedBacterial vaginosis is the unnatural presences of certain bacteria in the vagina. It produces a gray to yellow discharge, increased vaginal odor and is the most common ... Read More »

Is bacterial vaginosis bad?

On One Hand: Symptoms Mild at WorstBacterial vaginosis can cause mild inflammation of the vagina and upper genital tract, which may include mild vaginal irritation but is mainly marked by a thin, w... Read More »

How to Prevent BV (Bacterial Vaginosis)?

Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is an illness caused by an imbalance of bacteria in the vagina which in turn causes an overgrowth of certain bacteria. BV is a common vaginal infection, especially among wo... Read More »

Can c-diff cause bacterial vaginosis?

Clostridium difficile (C. diff) is a bacteria that lives inside human intestines. During a C. diff infection, bacteria grows out of control, releasing toxins that can lead to blood infection. While... Read More »