These days, we look at our vaginas — or more correctly, vulvas — much more than women or men used to. And as we get older or after childbirth, many of us are shocked to find the area has changed. First things first.
You've likely noticed some of the drawbacks of aging—wrinkles, a decreased metabolism, and memory loss, to name a few—but your vagina doesn't deal too well with old age, either. In fact, there are a whole host of changes that occur down there, starting in your 40s. One age-related condition that can occur down below is prolapse a.
I'm single. I live in LA. I'm on dating apps.
Last Saturday I was selectively browsing Tinder when I came across this gorgeous-looking girl. Naturally I looked at her bio to see if her personality was as beautiful as her face. She was into bike rides, Game of Thrones, and corny jokes.
To view this content you need to create an account or log in. The best projects will move the world. Martin describes the project as an attempt to capture the difference between how a woman and her partner view her body.
One thing we didn't think vaginas were good for was lifting things. But it turns out that we've been proven wrong, because holistic sex and relationship expert Kim Anami has been posting photos of herself on her Instagram doing just that. According to Kim, it's great exercise for the vagina and makes sex more pleasurable.
Sign in. Marnie has arranged for Jessa to have an abortion at the clinic. Jessa's situation adds an extra level of stress to Marnie and Hannah's post-sex discussions with Charlie and Adam respectively.
My daughter has had a fused vagina since she was born. The pediatrician prescribed a topical hormonal medication which opens it up, but every time we stop medication it closes again. We have never heard of this happening to any other girls.
A year-old woman in Scotland who told doctors she was suffering from shaking, incontinence and severe weight loss turned out to have a sex toy stuck inside her vagina that had been there for 10 years, according to an article published in the June edition of the Journal of Sexual Medicine. The woman -- who the article notes was of normal intelligence -- told doctors she used the five-inch toy in a drunken sexual encounter a decade ago and didn't remember whether she took it out or notthe Daily Mail reported. By the time surgeons found it, the toy's effects were potentially life-threatening.
The words swollen vagina aren't particularly pleasant to behold, we know, but every once in a while you might notice that it's happening to you. Don't panic—a swollen vagina or vulva isn't terribly uncommon, and there are several reasons it might be happening. To find out how to treat it and when you should go see your doctorwe asked R. Mark Ellerkmann, M.