Sex should be fun, but it can also be complicated. Welcome to Sexual Resolutiona biweekly column by sex therapist Vanessa Marin answering your most confidential questions to help you achieve a healthy, joyful sex life. Here, she answers a reader who is having a hard time receiving oral sex due to her body insecurities.
Sex should be fun, but it can also be complicated. Welcome to Sexual Resolutiona biweekly column by sex therapist Vanessa Marin that answers all your most confidential questions to help you achieve the healthy, safe, and joyful sex life that you deserve. This week, she answers a reader who would like tips on feeling more comfortable with her genitals.
HOW many times have you noticed a little itch or bump If the answer is "never", you're either lying to yourself or you're not examining your vagina enough. Because it's not just your boobs you should be checking on the regular - your vulva that's the fleshy outer bit of your vag also needs some attention to make sure nothing odd is going on.
Vaginal health affects more than just your sex life. Find out about common vaginal problems and ways to promote a healthy vagina. Vaginal health is an important part of a woman's overall health.
Penetrative sex can be uncomfortable, but sometimes it really hurts The medical term for this is dyspareuniawhich refers to recurring or persistent pain before, during, or after sex, according to the Mayo Clinic. The pain might only occur upon entry, penetration with anything like a tampondeep thrusting, or a combination of those — and the level of pain can range from mild to severe.
Back to Sexual health. Vaginas are designed to help us have and enjoy sex, have periods and have babies. But what's normal and what's not?
Am I right? But seriously, if you are in possession of a vagina or if you someday hope to possess a vagina, then you should be well aware by now that pretty much one thousand million things can go wrong with vaginas and their surrounding bits and bobbles at any given moment. It's how. OK, I'm grossing myself out a little, but the point is, this shouldn't be gross, for me or for you or for anyone.
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Discharge is a combination of bacteria, vaginal skin cells, and mucus and fluid from the cervix and vagina, Jennifer Paul, M. You may notice, though, that even your garden variety discharge can leave a bleach-like stain in your underwear. She can, however, confirm that the acidic nature of vaginal discharge may interact with the dye in underwear and cause a stain.