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Vaginitis is an inflammation of the vagina. Vaginitis may be caused by an infection by bacteria, yeast, viruses and protozoa, or a reaction to chemicals or scents, or a reaction to changes in the body's hormones. The symptoms vary depending on the cause.
The window period is the time between when a person comes in contact with a sexually transmitted infection (STI) and when the STI will show up on a test.
Worry is the uneasy feeling you get when you are concerned about something. It’s normal to experience worry at different times in your life and it is common for people to worry about sexually transmitted infections (STI).
Yeast, or Candida albicans, lives in and on the body and does not usually cause problems. Vaginal yeast is very common in females, but yeast also occurs in males. Although uncomfortable, yeast infections are easily treated and are not usually serious.