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  Many women don’t realize that some vaginal discharge is to be expected from their natural menstrual cycle. Your vagina produces what is known as a “healthy” amount of discharge. This discharge is usually clear, slightly cloudy, non-irritating and odorless. Sometimes, “healthy” discharge will be inconsistent—thicker or more watery at different times throughout your menstrual cycle. If you experience the regular discharge characterized above, there is no need for concern. However, abnormal discharge may be a symptom of an infection. This type of “unhealthy” vaginal discharge usually has an unpleasant odor. Abnormal discharge may also be irritating, and can be accompanied by itchiness and/or burning.