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Intercourse – how often?

05 Mar 2012 Posted by womentc in Sexual Dysfunction, Vaginismus

The frequency of intercourse depends on the woman's preferences, on having an available partner, on the style of the relationship, on medical/religious involvements, etc. The vagina itself, being the sturdy body part that it is, can handle frequent intercourse as long as the woman listens to...

Female Sexual Dysfunction

02 Oct 2011 Posted by womentc in Sexual Dysfunction, Women's Health

In January 2010, ACOG District II (American College of Obstetric and Gynecology, New York District) formed a task force of women's health experts to create this educational resource guide focusing on female sexual dysfunction (FSD). The goal of this guide is to heighten ob-gyns’ awareness of...

Women & Perfect Sex

06 Aug 2011 Posted by womentc in Sexual Dysfunction, Women's Health

Heterosexual sex in the media tends to portray the engaging couple as always 'into it,' forever moving smoothly about their sexual actions, knowing exactly what they like and how they like it, all body parts fitting just so, the woman is always interested/eager/ready for the...

Vaginismus on TLC

03 May 2011 Posted by womentc in Vaginismus

In case you missed the very special show about vaginismus that aired on the Discovery/TLC network and/or if you want to watch it again, share with others, refer your patients to it, use it as a learning tool, etc. -- we are now streaming it...

Vaginismus: Vagina too small?

14 Apr 2011 Posted by womentc in Vaginismus

A typical comment voiced by women with vaginismus is, "my doctor told me I have a very small vagina."  This diagnosis may reassure the woman that indeed there is a physical problem but at the same time, it raises concern about the normal use of...