Here Are Things Not to Put in Your Vagina

"And this is how lemon juice (ouch), yogurt, garlic (double ouch), cucumber and oregano oil (super, mega ouch) are finding their way into vaginas worldwide. No, you are not reading a recipe for tzatziki sauce," according to The New York Times

The New York Times published this article by Dr. Jen Gunter addressing misinformation in women's sexual health. Here's what we learned.

Why It Matters: 

The internet is chock-full of suggestions and remedies for women's sexual health, but they aren't all accurate. 


There's some stuff you probably don't want to put in your vagina regardless of how many celebrities or wellness blogs endorse it. Oregano oil and lemon juice have no place in your lady parts. 

What To Do: 

It is always best to see a health care professional for a diagnosis. Researching symptoms and treatment options is always good, but to keep your internet hygiene in check, follow these tips from Dr. Gunter

What questions do you have about suggestions and remedies for women's sexual health? Comment below and we'll keep the conversation going!

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