It is just the way you are made. Prevalence of preterm birth-associated species Preterm birth rates are more than twofold higher in African Americans. No need to feel self conscious: Jerome F. Unfortunately, many women become self-conscious about yet another aspect of their bodies that they should not worry about. Association between acquisition of herpes simplex virus type 2 in women and bacterial vaginosis.
However, the number of women of European ancestry who reported douching within the past month was so low 10 that we were not able to determine whether the practice had an additional effect over ethnicity.
Why do some vaginas turn brown/blackish on the outside/lip s area?
The second goal was to investigate the hypothesis that differences in the microbiome may contribute to increased preterm birth risk in African American women. A language and environment for statistical computing. Elegant Graphics for Data Analysis. Like I said its her choice if she does or not, I ain't forcing her to do anything. A previous study suggested a trend between BV and BMI, but this trend did not reach statistical significance in multivariate analysis Koumans et al.