- Foul-smelling mucus discharge
White Discharge - Overview
When a woman is about to attain puberty (prior to menstruation), this White Discharge problem starts. It is a healthy way for the body system to balance the pH of vagina, clean it and protecting it from infection. But having a heavy or continuous discharge can be a symptom of inflammation in cervix or vagina. The discharge along with itching, foul smell or irritation can be a discomfort as well as an embarrassment. If you leave it untreated it can be a chronic. Normal white discharge during pregnancy is thin, white, milky, and mild smelling. White discharge after delivery lasts for 6 months.
Causes of White Discharge
White discharge mainly causes due to hormonal imbalance, metabolic disorders, Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD), Poor Hygienic Measure, Bacterial or yeast Infection in vagina, Urine Tract Infection (UTI), Injuries or Inflammation in Vagina, Womb or cervix during child-birth, Poor Health and Lack of nutrition and Use of Contraceptive