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12 May 2017

QUIZ: 10 facts and myths about vaginal infections

Can eating pasta really lead to a vaginal infection? Find out how much you know about those 'downstairs' infections.

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Vaginal infections cause pain and discomfort. 

According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) in the USA, globally nearly 75% of adult women have had at least one yeast infection in their lifetime.

With so many women affected, there are bound to many myths surrounding vaginal infections. The following will help you you separate the wheat from the chaff. 

 
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