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The Truth About Vaginal Discharge and Odor

Dr. Jolene BrightenPublished: Sexual Health Leave a Comment

Can we talk about vaginal discharge for a minute? It’s a fact: Many people are still uncomfortable talking about basic female anatomy, including the vagina. And perhaps even more taboo is the topic of vaginal discharge or, heaven forbid, odor.  While we’ve come a long way from the days of using Lysol or Coca-Cola as a douche, reliable, accurate information …

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Why Does Sex Hurt? 14 Causes of Pain with Sex

Dr. Jolene BrightenPublished: Sexual Health Leave a Comment

In a perfect world, all sex would be consensual and enjoyable, all parties involved would be in the mood at the same time, and everyone would have a great experience. As a naturopathic physician working in women’s health, I am no stranger to the question, “why does sex hurt?” And neither are a large percentage of women. Research indicates, for …