Samuela12-09-2016
Hey, I've been having brown-thick periods the past two or three cycles and am not sure why. I read somewhere that if you use the wrong items on your vagina they could damage it. I did use the end of a toothbrush for a little while before I knew better and I think it damaged my vaginal wall. Of course I never thought that it was really hurting me until I read about what harm not-smooth objects can do; but by then I'd healed. basically I am thinking that's what is making my periods late and abnormal. What should I do?
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Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Periods flow duration and consistency varies quite frequently and is mostly normal, use of a tooth brush was not wise but unlikely correlated. No worries, just adapt good hygiene and good coital habits.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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Khan
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