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13 Dos & Don’ts for the Doctor’s Office

Originally published on April 13,2012, on bedsider.org Talking about sex can be tough enough in bedóeven worse in a doctorís office. Fortunately there are some dos and doníts to make your visit eas…

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4 Crazy Stories From an OB/GYN

As a gynecologist who also happens to be more bouncy cheerleader than stuffed shirt, Iím pretty much the beck-and-call girl for most of my girlfriends when it comes to girly parts and the questions yo…

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Why Does Sex Hurt Sometimes?

When I first had sex, I assumed it would be like it is in the movies where women always hang from the chandeliers, blissfully orgasmic and filled with pleasure. Certainly, sex can be just like that. B…

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Why I Love My Gynecologist

Itís an awkward topic, I know. But I am so filled with love for her that I just have to share my thoughts. To me, she represents the ideal of what a doctor can be, and thatís pretty important. Especia…

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Going To The Spa? Steam Your Vagina

You gotta love us Californians. Weíre always so ahead of the curve when it comes to things like fashion. And environmentalism. And vaginal steam baths. Yeah. You heard me. I said Vaginal Stea…

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Set Yourself Free By Telling Your Truth

It broke my heart that Sex and The City ended. For nearly a decade, I could pretend that women really do gather together over Cosmos, talking about sex, career, relationships, and the meaning of lif…

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Questions To Ask Your Gynecologist

On the radio show I did with Tara Sutphen and Marla Maples, Marla asked me to give some guidance on questions to ask a gynecologist, so here you go, Marla - my thoughts on your great question. Iíll…

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How to Keep UTIs From Zapping Your Mojo

Have you ever had a UTI (urinary tract infection)? If so, youíre probably cringing right now, tempted to cross your legs and hold your pee-pee in with both hands like a little girl who really h…

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