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FDA Approves Med for Painful Sex

If you are a woman in menopause and experiencing painful sex, you'll be interested to know that the FDA approved a new drug for painful sex on February 26th. Its called Osphena and it is a selecti…

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Why K-Y Liquibeads Vaginal Moisturizer Was Recalled

Ten years into menopause, vaginal dryness is the number one complaint. And it affects millions of younger women as well. Earlier this month, J&J (Johnson and Johnson) was asked to recall over 69,0…

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How to Ease Painful Sex

Need a quick tip on easing painful sex? Watch this!…

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The Truth About Women’s Sexuality

There's a line in a song I wrote as a theme song called "Red Hot Mama" for the Red Hot Mama's menopause organization "Just because I'm in the 'Pause doesn't mean I'm dead." Yes, a number of studies …

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20 Health Conditions Most Amenable To Self-Healing

In this post that proves with scientific data that you can heal yourself, at least a percentage of the time, I made the case that perhaps we should be embracing, rather than dismissing, the placebo ef…

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The Private Hell of Painful Sex

For over a decade after losing my virginity at twenty, I suffered from painful sex (dyspareunia). Although my body would lie there, feeling like I was getting stabbed with a knife while being rubbed r…

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When Sex Hurts

Vaginal dryness is one of the most common and painful side effects of cancer treatment for women who have their ovaries removed or who are receiving chemotherapy or taking drugs such as Tamoxifen, Ral…

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