Pelvic pain is silent epidemic and growing area of concern for health care providers, as well as women with disorders that involve the pelvic area (vulva, bladder, pelvic floor muscle, rectum and uterus.) Vaginismus and Vulvodynia are only two of these frustrating pelvic disorders seen in women, and currently, they are not well understood. Research on … Continue reading VuVa Magnetic Dilators: a Pelvic Pain Breakthrough
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Now, imagine having someone twist your sunburnt arm, and feeling that pain - down there. That pain means you can't have penetrative sex, you struggle to sit down for any length of time and you can't wear skinny jeans or use tampons. That's the experience of women who have vulvodynia, a condition that can be … Continue reading Vulvodynia: When a chronic pain in your lady bits controls your life
One-third of women without a known pelvic condition reported high degree of pain. Researchers suggest physicians consider asking about pain, even during routine visits. http://www.practicalpainmanagement.com/pain/other/abdominal-pelvis/untreated-pelvic-pain-common-among-young-women
Sex Talk Realness: How to Deal With Painful Sex Three anonymous women talk about living with vulvodynia, vaginismus, and other vaginal pain disorders. http://www.cosmopolitan.com/sex-love/news/a35602/sex-talk-realness-how-to-deal-with-painful-sex/
#vulvodynia ? Maybe if I look this hashtag up I will find a cure. Because, well, I diagnosed myself after countless doctors appointments. I even went to a painful sex specialist. He said the pain I had was common, but he never discussed a name for the condition. Thanks for nothing doc... *(Get dressed, hand … Continue reading #vulvodynia
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