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Don’t Panic! 6 Things It Could Be Other Than an STD


There’s nothing worse than noticing something’s a little…off…down there. Whether it’s an uncomfortable sensation, a funky looking bump or a weird smell — your stomach drops and you ask yourself, “Shit. Do I have a sexually transmitted disease?”

Though I cannot emphasize how important it is to call your doctor at the first sign of a potential STD, you don’t necessarily need to worry. Mother Nature’s a bitch, and sometimes totally harmless things can look a hell of a lot like STDs. Before you head over to WebMD and diagnose yourself with terminal vagina cancer, check that your not experiencing one of these 6 very un-scary afflictions.

[Lead image via Piotr Marcinski/Shutterstock]

Heather is a senior at FIT majoring in Visual Presentation and Exhibit Design (try saying that five times fast...while you've got a martini in your hand). The best sext she ever sent read, "I'm trying to have a romantic moment and you keep talking about your boner." She hopes to write even better things here.