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Problems With My Vagina

I been having this problem for quite a long time...I always have this smell coming from my vagina, I bathe and wash regurally...I don't know if its an infection smell or a sexual smell, also I always have alot of discharge when I masturbate my fingers are COVERED in this thick white stuff...is this normal...and this problem every time I wear a new pair of panties it always has stuff on it but I clean and wipe myself...what's wrong with me?
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Go to the DR and get tested for a bacterial infection.  I don't know if what you experience is normal or not, but you should see a DR just to make sure.
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What you are describing sounds like normal discharge and EVERYBODY has a certain smell.  As long as discharge doesn't smell fishy or really foul you are probably ok.  If you are worried, however, and if you have any itching or irritation definitely go see your doctor.
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Also, what you eat affects your smell.  If you eat more fruits and vegetables, your smell will be less acidic.  The more preservatives and processed foods you eat, they stronger the smell.  It sounds like normal discharge, you will have lots of fluid especially when you masturbate.  That's your body's natural lubricant for sex.  You will have more fluids when you ovulate in your cycle.  If it bothers you, wear a panty-liner.  Unless the odor smells fishy and you have discolored or clumpy discharge, I wouldn't worry about it.
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thank you everyone
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Also with the playing with yourself, make sure you are cleaning your hands before with an antibacterial soap.
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Jstarr:  I don't know what you are describing, but if I had a lump inside me that was moving around I would go to the DR ASAP.  Of course, I can be a bit paranoid, but it sounds unusual to me.

Ateague: Good to hear from you again!  How are things going?
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Yah I am sort of freaking out about this, I have a lumb in my vagina and it is a decent size and it can move around, and I'm wondering if anyone can give me a clue what it is, I am not very old so I really have no clue what it is, I have never had sex.  Please help, thanyou.
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i am not sure how old you are but there was a point where i had a lot of discharge in my teens and 20's. it was in my underwear and so on. it didnt smell bad though. now i am in my 30's and the discharge has subsided.
if it smells very fishy, then that scent usually indicates a bacterial infection/bacterial vaginosis. you should go to a dr. other than that, any discharge is normal. its our bodies way of cleansing itself. its just if it has a strong odor, and/or has an odd color (like yellow or greenish) then that may be of concern. also if you are ovulating it may be sticky, stringy, and a bit more discharge than ususal. the only thing that sounds like it may be out of the ordinary is how you say it smells. we all do have some sort of odor/smell, but to what extent are you talking about?
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Thanks for the advice I know I need to go to the doctors, but I dont know how to approach my mother with this.  I am always scared of what the outcome will be.
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I just happened to come across this information. My man says i have alot more discharge than he has seen in other women, but i have had it since i could remeber, i was just wondering if there is every too much discharge for a female and if so could it ever be a bad thing. I know alot of you have said alot os discharge is normal. Also i was wondering wether alot of discharge could cause problems with trying to have child or becoming fertile.
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I'm only fourteen, so I am really self-conscious about this. But i have had really dry itching on the pantie-line area. Right where the public area stops on the sides. My period hasn't been anything unusual. But this has been going on for about a month now. I also have a foul odor and some discharge. It is manageable, but it is not comfortable, ever. If you can reply with any help,  Thanks(:
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hey there. i'm only 16 but have a real consurn about the size off one of my labia.. one labia is normaly the other side it quite big wel seems to stick out and can be very irretating do you no anythink that can be done is this normal. my boyfriend doesnt no wat it is ..as it stands out he seemd to think it was my clit witch was VERY embaresing and therefore he played with it alot during oral sex and then it swelled up loads and all the inside of my vagina. after few days swelling gone down now tho. how can you help me, any one?
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ive never writen on something like this, hope som one can help me wif my issue i said in the last comment i rit. thanks
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Hope this helps, Katie!

After much concern, research, consultation and readingc I have finally reached the conclusion that my odour concerns are healthwise unfounded, and are simply natural and nothing to be concerned about. My new doctor has said she has many overyly sensitive females in the peri-menopausal ages, as well as older and younger, who seem to be worried about the naturally musky sexual and body smells that abound. Of course, having infections and other pathologies are genuine concerns, and must be diagnosed by an MD, but we all have some degree of sebum, smegma, pheromones, and other vaginal / vulvar scents, which have a sexual purpose and indicate no harm to us. This is according to my very capable gynaecologist. I have been deluded into believing we should be asceptic - having a neutral odour or none at all. My husband has been helpful in this research, and I hope you all will remain vigilant in pursuit of good health. Thanks ever much! Ali
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i have been having this really bad smell down there and i don't know if i have some king of infection. i always feel like i'm peeing on myself when i'm not, and when i go to the bathroom and look it's kind of brownish.
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okay i have a problem with my vagina area it hurts really bad and i'm on my menstural so the blood burns it when i pee i dont have a disease but this happens everytime i get really to come on
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i think you would get more of a response to your own question if you posted your own thread. its easy! just go to the top of this page and click the green button that says "post your own question" i hope that helps.
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Ok two years ago i started having sex. then i started birth control. Soon after that i started to have a white discharge it doesn't really smell but it is just very aggravating. I wonder if maybe the birth control caused it but i don't want to stop the birth control untill I have some evidence that it may actually be the cause of the problem. Any suggestions??
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Im not very old and i always have dischasrge in my underwear. no matter how much i wash by the end of the day i always smell but not like fish . although its not a very pleasant scent. i also massturbate regularly and its very thick and white . is this normal?
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ok help im worried im a virgin ebut i do masturbate and recently around my vagina area my skin has turned white and been peeling and sometimes it hurts but thts probably just because im so worried i keep messin with it . whats wrong with me?
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Vag discharge happens daily, when you sweat, the sweat mixed with discharge makes it 10 times worse. By the end of the day its unplesant. So stay clean, and stay happy!
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i doche once  month and shower daily but wen i use the restroom i have a discharge and it has a smell i went to the doctor and he saays its normal but my bf ask me all the time why do i smell that way and all i can say is the doctor says its fine he knows i bathe i go through alot of feminate spray every month HELP!
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