6 common causes of painful sex

Pain during intercourse (dyspareunia) is pain or discomfort in a woman's labial, vaginal, or pelvic areas during or immediately following sexual intercourse

6 common causes of painful sexIf sex hurts, you won’t want to do it. For most of us, pain stops desire cold. It’s estimated that about 20% of women suffer vaginal pain with foreplay or intercourse. Pain can be intermittent or chronic and can stem from a wide variety of causes, like infections, yeast, STDs, allergies, drug reactions, nerve damage, […]

Is pain during sex normal for women? Here’s what you need to know

Nearly 3 out of 4 women will experience pain during sex at some point in their lives according to estimates from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Is pain during sex normal for women? Here’s what you need to know“The bottom line is I think most sexually active women have had pain during sex at some point in their lives,” urogynecologist Dr Cheryl Iglesia told Cosmopolitan. Now, how do we figure out when the pain is a sign of something wrong? Iglesia explains that it is dependent on two factors — how frequently it […]