Sexual Health

what is post-menstrual syndrome and how to stop it

What Is Post-Menstrual Syndrome?

You’ve heard people talk about PMS like it’s a sign of the apocalypse or something, but when those symptoms hang around long after Aunt Flo fled, it leaves you wondering if Aunt Flo’s got a relative she didn’t tell you about. She does, and it’s time to ask the question: what is post-menstrual syndrome? What […] Read more…

scheduled c section what should you expect

Scheduled C Section: What to Expect

Do you have a schedule C section? What to expect varies by person, but there are a few commonalities that most women experience. A lot of worries may spring to mind when you think about your scheduled C section and wonder what to expect. Some of your expectations will prove spot on, such as the […] Read more…

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Weed and Woos: What Are the Best Strains for Female Arousal?

Your partner wants to have a romp between the sheets, but your libido decided to take a vacation. You took a soak in the tub with lavender, got sexy new underwear and had a morning-long make-out session, but nada. You want to be wooed, and you like a little weed to relax. Why not combine […] Read more…

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Side Effects After Egg Retrieval

Life is beautiful. But sometimes, it doesn’t happen as easily as it should. For women experiencing fertility issues, the idea of undergoing countless procedures in an attempt to conceive may seem uncertain, and at times, scary. You may have heard strange tales about the side effects after egg retrieval and decided not to pursue it. […] Read more…

how often should you change your pad

How Often Should You Change Your Pad?

Not every female experiences the same menstrual cycle, so throw “normal” out the window once you get to know your body. You know your normal. Some women start their period off with heavy bleeding and others start theirs off with light bleeding. The initially heavy bleeders may end light while the initially light bleeders end […] Read more…

unusual symptoms of pcos

Unusual Symptoms of PCOS to Know About

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that’s commonly discussed, but very rarely fully understood. Many women know that PCOS is associated with irregular periods and potential fertility complications, but they’re unaware that this condition can manifest in unexpected ways, too, and they don’t know what the unusual symptoms of PCOS to look out for […] Read more…

stomach pain after losing virginity

How to Know If Pain After Losing Virginity Is Normal

You may have learned in sex ed and conversations that some pain may accompany the loss of your virginity, but what if that pain persists after the fact? How can women know if pain after losing virginity is normal? Many factors go into the degree of pain you may experience when you have sex the […] Read more…

high blood pressure pregnancy

High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy: What’s Going on?

High blood pressure in pregnancy occurs more often than you think, but it’s not necessarily dangerous. You may have had high blood pressure, also known as hypertension, before you conceived, or you may develop gestational high blood pressure as your pregnancy progresses. You swore you were swelling up, but you don’t need this kind of […] Read more…

thyroid issues pregnancy

Thyroid Issues After Pregnancy? Here’s What Might Be Going On

After childbirth, you may experience fatigue and mood swings, along with a whole bunch of other fun symptoms. Thyroid issues after pregnancy, or postpartum thyroiditis, can cause added stress and discomfort to new mothers. The condition usually sets in during the first year after you give birth, miscarry or induce abortion. Researchers consider it a […] Read more…

how soon toxic shock symptoms appear

How Soon Do Toxic Shock Syndrome Symptoms Appear?

We’ve all heard the nightmares about toxic shock syndrome (TSS). Maybe it’s even caused you to start walking right by the tampons and opting for pads instead. All you have to do is avoid tampons and you’re golden, right? Over many moons, your vigilance falters, and convenience wins out. But then maybe you do leave […] Read more…

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