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Itchy Down There?

The bad news: Not all vaginal infections are yeast infections -- it could be something way worse. Great.

The good news (well as good as it's going to get): Fem-V ($7.99) has created a pantyliner yeast infection test that only takes 10 minutes. If the indicator strip on the pantyliner has a blue or green color stain you should consult your health care provider as your vaginal symptoms may need a doctor's attention. If the indicator strip remains yellow or fades back to yellow your symptoms are more likely caused by a yeast infection and you may choose to use an over-the-counter anti-fungal treatment.

To get a $2 rebate, visit the Fem-V site. It's available at most major drug stores or you can get it online here.

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rb24 rb24 8 years
Learn something new everyday
rubialala rubialala 9 years
JessNess, you're right, like cool but in a weird way, right?!?
JessNess JessNess 9 years
this is slightly disturbing yet cool at the same time.
Fitness Fitness 9 years
You might also want to read what my friend DearSugar has to say about being itchy down there too.
Lindsb Lindsb 9 years
Wow.. thats's actually pretty awesome. Haha @ Fitness Girl. Who wants to go to the doctor if they don't have to!?
tra tra 9 years
Bacterial infections can be mistaken for yeast infections many times. The treatment for them is different.
DStirk DStirk 9 years
that is crazy.. i mean i always thought a YI is a YI and never suspected anything more serious. But aroiagojgh! YI's are the worst!
t0xxic t0xxic 9 years
cool
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