Sex education, while important, often excludes talk of the female body. More specifically, the shape, size, and elasticity of a woman’s vagina. Unfortunately, this leads many women to be confused about what’s normal. Women have also long been discouraged from talking about their genitalia. This gives room for rumors to dominate …
The arrival of a new baby is nothing short of a miracle. While the transition into motherhood can be overwhelmingly exciting, it can also wreak serious havoc on the female body. Though not every woman experiences significant physical changes, the majority of new moms undergo their fair share of body alterations. More often …..
In addition to being uncomfortable, vaginal laxity is also anatomically unsettling. Many women experience tears and laxity during vaginal delivery. This is also known as looseness of the vagina. With the vaginal canal widening a considerable amount while in labor, the vagina usually does not return to its pre-childbirth state …….
Whether you prefer to catch some Z’s or hit the hay, sleep plays a prominent role in our well-being. In addition to helping us recharge, sleep also allows us to retain information that we’ve acquired throughout the day. With a good night’s rest, you can also synthesize hormones, grow muscle …..
Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is a treatment used in women to reduce the symptoms associated with menopause. From the first menstrual period up to menopause, healthy ovaries (including the pituitary gland) regulate female hormones – estrogen and progesterone as well as male hormone production ….
Births, physical injuries, tissue loss and even physiological aging are the most common reasons why women undergo aesthetic procedures performed in the perineum, i.e. the area located between the vagina and the anus. The reason is both the desire to change the appearance of the skin and the opening but also to improve the quality of life and sexual ….
“Experts estimate that a uterine condition called adenomyosis may affect between 20% to 35% of women. The condition can cause painfu, heavy, prolonged”
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“It can be difficult to have conversations about sexually transmitted infections like HIV, herpes, and genital warts with one partner, but thanks to stigma around STIs, having conversations with multiple partners increases”…