About vaginal health

It's awkward for the general populace to mention the word “vagina.” The mere mention startles those within hearing distance unlike “penis” which most of us don't have a problem with. "I mean, you can say 'penis” without effect. The word vagina is not openly talked about much less shown to other people....more

Is Your Doctor Judging You?

In Sussex County, Delaware, when you don't have insurance, or if you have Medicaid, and are a female, like me, you can go to the public health center to take care of your "family planing" needs. This means you get your annual check-up, birth control, and other "lady issues" for a lower cost, according to your income. I have been going there for about 5 or 6 years now, as I have no insurance. ...more

In my humble opinion when a doctor tries to tell you something is in your head it means he/she ...more

The Vagina Dialogues: Sex, Drugs and Talk

By Patricia Yarberry Allen This is a case study that couples in midlife should read.  There can never be too much communication in the bedroom. ...more

Smelling Like Sweet Romance?? - The Dangers of Douching

A friend recently told me that douching my vagina is a good way to avoid getting STDs. Is that true? Should I start douching, and can you recommend any particular ones to use? -To Douche or Not to Douche Pittsburgh, PA Unfortunately your friend couldn’t be more wrong. Douching does not prevent STDs (also called Sexually Transmitted infections or STIs). It can actually make transmission easier and is really pretty bad for your pussy in general. ...more