Vagina Piercing is a procedure that existed in some form for thousands of years. The first known evidence of vagina piercing was in ancient Egyptian records. Their practices included stretching the labia and inserting objects into the vagina; they also created the therapeutic practice of circumcision by scraping away at …Read More »
Vagina Dryness: What To Do About It.
Overview The vagina walls produce fluids that lubricate the vagina upon arousal, In order to reduce friction during sexual intercourse and provide an alkaline environment for sperm to survive and travel in. Vagina fluids also provide a level of protection against STIs. There are a variety of reasons a woman …Read More »
Everything About Genital Herpes
Overview Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the Herpes Simplex Virus, which gains access to the body through mucus membranes and finds dwelling in the nerve cells of the pelvis. The herpes simplex virus (HSV) is a member of the Herpesviridae family. It causes periodic outbreaks of …Read More »
Why Your Vagina Has A Fishy Odor.
Overview If your vagina has a fishy odor, you have BV (Bacterial vaginosis), BV occurs when the natural balance of bacteria in the vagina is disrupted. The changes can lead to a vaginal discharge, itching, and a fishy smell. It sounds pretty gross, but bacterial vaginosis is actually considered relatively …Read More »
What To Know About Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS).
Overview Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a disorder of the reproductive system affecting about one in ten women of childbearing age. It is characterized by anovulation – the absence of ovulation – and chronic anovulatory cysts on the surface of the ovaries that may be accompanied by unwanted facial and …Read More »
The Reasons For Late Period.
A late period can be a cause of worry for many women, especially if they are trying to conceive or maintain a regular menstrual cycle. While pregnancy is the most obvious reason for a missed period, there are several other factors that can cause a delay in menstruation. Understanding the …Read More »
A Clearer Understanding Of Cystitis.
Overview Inability to urinate, a burning sensation during urination, blood in the urine, and lower abdominal pain. If you have any of these symptoms, see your doctor right away! “So there you are, sitting on the toilet, and you feel an urge to pee but it won’t let up. You …Read More »
How To Get Rid Of Yeast Infection
Yeast infections are a fact of life for many women. It can be difficult to know how to get rid of yeast infection, so we decided to put together in this blog post all about how you can do just that. We have provided some general tips on preventative measures, …Read More »
How To Manage PMS Symptoms.
Premenstrual Syndrome is a set of physical and emotional symptoms that many women experience during the second half of their menstrual cycle. It is important that you learn how to manage your PMS symptoms.Common symptoms include fluid retention, breast soreness, moodiness, irritability, insomnia, cravings for food and drink, headaches, and …Read More »
10 Home Remedies For Relieving Menstrual Pain.
Menstrual cramps can get really awful and can make some days feel difficult. What causes the pain? Almost everyone knows that the pain is typically a result of muscle tension, but it could also be caused by fluid retention or bloating. Interestingly, there are home remedies for relieving menstrual pain …Read More »