cervical mucus

What if your cervical mucus is yellow?

Many women have a yellow discharge every month before their periods. The frequency and the color of the discharge is not a problem, as long as it’s not accompanied by a four odor. This happens because the female body goes through a self-cleansing process to remove bacteria and dead cells from the vagina. Every woman will experience different kinds of vaginal discharge. The secretion before periods is usually thinner and whiter, while it becomes thicker and yellow after periods. If pregnant, your body will go through several changes most of which are hormonal and can affect you in different ways. One of the common changes is cervix producing a mucous-like discharge called leucorrhea. The cervix glands generally produce mucus because of an increased level of estrogen during pregnancy. This leads to a vaginal discharge of yellow mucus. This discharge has secretions from the vagina and cervix, old cells and a…