Don’t think you have a yeast infection? Could it be BV?

Seunga (Jasmine) Han, PharmD Student In our previous articles, we have discussed potential causes of abnormal vaginal discharge. So far, we’ve covered yeast infections and trichomoniasis. Along with the aforementioned causes, bacterial vaginosis is another potential explanation for abnormal discharge. What is bacterial vaginosis? Bacterial vaginosis is an infection of the vulva and vagina and isn’t…

Can Cranberry Juice Prevent UTI’s?

Seunga (Jasmine) Han, PharmD Candidate What’s the Truth? How many times have you come across commercials or individuals that recommend consuming large amounts of cranberry juice to prevent urinary tract infections? To this day, it’s a very common practice, especially among those who prefer “natural” methods to improve health. But do these methods work? We’ll…