bacterial vaginosis

Women’s impressions of BV episodes, recurrences, and careWomen with bacterial vaginosis (BV) are both frustrated and dissatisfied with treatments for the condition and its likelihood of recurring.
Infertility and the vaginal microbiomeHealthy women have higher levels of protective lactobacilli in their vaginal microbiome than women with infertility, according to a recent cross-sectional study.
BV increases risk for adverse pregnancy outcomesPre-pregnancy visits should include vaginal examinations to rule out bacterial vaginosis (BV), as well as oral examinations to assess for periodontal disease, according to a prospective study.
FDA approves generic Tamiflu, plus 2 other new drugs
FDA approves generic Tamiflu, plus 2 other new drugsFDA approved the first generic version of oseltamivir phosphate (Tamiflu, Roche) for oral suspension to treat influenza A and B, plus 2 other noteworthy therapies.
Can vitamin D reduce recurrence of BV?High doses of vitamin D may not help prevent recurrence of bacterial vaginosis (BV), according to results of a randomized controlled trial.
Recurrent vulvovaginitis: Tips for treating a common condition
Recurrent vulvovaginitis: Tips for treating a common conditionClinicians routinely encounter patients with bacterial vaginosis and candidiasis. Here’s how to differentiate and treat these bothersome conditions.