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What Do You Know About Your Sexual Health After Menopause?Feature
What Do You Know About Your Sexual Health After Menopause?

If you are a woman who is 45 years or older, we want to understand your knowledge and experience with menopause and sexual health. Please take this survey.

9 Warning Signs of Cervical Cancer You Shouldn't Ignore
9 Warning Signs of Cervical Cancer You Shouldn't Ignore

Cervical cancer is one of the few cancers that can be prevented. Know how to prevent it and know the warning signs.

Does Your Vagina Burn During Sex?
Does Your Vagina Burn During Sex?

If your vagina burns during sex, you may have this condition.

Contraception Options for Women Over 40
Contraception Options for Women Over 40

Whether you're finished having children or considering having your first one, the only thing standing between you and the unexpected is your contraception.

Top 3 Birth Control Options for Your Teenage Daughter
Top 3 Birth Control Options for Your Teenage Daughter

Although teen pregnancies have declined among girls 15 to 17 years old, there's still room for improvement. Talk to your teenager about safe sex practices and the possibility of birth control.

The Reality behind Testosterone Therapy
The Reality behind Testosterone Therapy

Confused about the pros and cons of testosterone therapy? Diffuse the myths and learn the facts.

Sex After 50
Sex After 50

If you're experiencing dryness, irritation or pain during sex, you're not alone. As we age, our sex lives may be affected by hormonal changes leading to emotional and physical consequences. Find out what you can do about it.

When Sex Hurts
When Sex Hurts

Many women find sex painful after menopause. This condition, called dsypareunia, has many causes and many treatments.

What's Causing Itchy Bumps Near My Vagina?
What's Causing Itchy Bumps Near My Vagina?

Most itchy bumps near the vagina area aren't serious, but they may worsen if not treated. See your health care provider if you experience itchy bumps "down there."

5 Ways to Help Him Last Longer in Bed
5 Ways to Help Him Last Longer in Bed

If your man climaxes more quickly than you'd like, find out how you can prolong the pleasure for both of you.

What's REALLY Causing Your Low Sex Drive?
What's REALLY Causing Your Low Sex Drive?

If you have low sex drive, you may have a form of female sexual dysfunction called hypoactive sexual desire disorder, or HSDD.

How to Effectively Use Your Birth Control Pills
How to Effectively Use Your Birth Control Pills

Birth control pills are effective at preventing pregnancy if you use your contraceptives correctly and consistently.

Intimacy Without Intercourse
Intimacy Without Intercourse

Sometimes intercourse simply isn't possible. That doesn't mean, however, that you can't be intimate with each other. Get ideas for expressing yourselves in sensual ways to enhance intimacy.

Painful Sex After 50
Painful Sex After 50

There are many reasons sex may be painful as you get older—one is your vagina gets drier and less elastic. It helps to know the symptoms and what you can do about it.

A Husband's Housework May Bring Bedroom Benefits
A Husband's Housework May Bring Bedroom Benefits

Husbands who are less than satisfied with their sex lives might want to fire up the vacuum.

Your Spouse's Role in Your Job Success
Your Spouse's Role in Your Job Success

The expression "my better half"—used to describe one's spouse—may be more than a cliche.

What You Can Do About Painful Sex
What You Can Do About Painful Sex

After menopause, many women experience painful sex, sometimes due to vaginal dryness and even vaginal atrophy. Here are ways you can make intercourse comfortable again.

What You Need to Know About the Super Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea
What You Need to Know About the Super Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea

A gonorrhea that can’t be cured with antibiotics is on it’s way to the U.S.

'March Madness' Is a Peak Time for Vasectomies
'March Madness' Is a Peak Time for Vasectomies

The NCAA basketball tournament and other major sporting events are popular times for men to schedule vasectomies, because they have something to watch on TV while they recover.

Taking Birth Control Pills After 40
Taking Birth Control Pills After 40

For most women, it's fine to take birth control pills throughout their 40s and early 50s—and there may even be some advantages other than contraception.

No Sex Drive? This Could Be Why
No Sex Drive? This Could Be Why

If you have practically no sex drive and it's bothering you or your partner, find out why and what you may be able to do about it.

Dilators: A Simple and Effective Stretch
Dilators: A Simple and Effective Stretch

Dilators are simple and effective for reconditioning the vagina and maintaining elasticity during fallow sexual periods.

Can a Man Make Love Like a Woman?
Can a Man Make Love Like a Woman?

Author Stephen Snyder, MD, shares a male perspective on sexuality and seeking tools to help men and women enjoy lovemaking.

How We Get Turned On
How We Get Turned On

The female sexual response cycle—how women experience sex—is complicated, unpredictable and different from men's sexual response. Find out more about sexual satisfaction.

New Research on Heart Attacks and Sex
New Research on Heart Attacks and Sex

A new study shows there's very little risk of sex causing a heart attack, even for people who have a heart condition.

Do You Experience Painful Vaginal Symptoms During Intimacy?
Do You Experience Painful Vaginal Symptoms During Intimacy?

If you experience discomfort during intercourse, please take this anonymous survey so we can better understand what you’re going through.

For Many Women, Sex Gets Better at Midlife
For Many Women, Sex Gets Better at Midlife

Here's good news for middle-aged women who fear their sexual satisfaction is destined to decline: Aging can provide benefits that might make lovemaking even more enjoyable, a small study suggests.

Men Don’t Cope with Breakups the Same Way Women Do
Men Don’t Cope with Breakups the Same Way Women Do

According to a new expert study, men don’t seek support to deal with the end of a relationship.

What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should
What You Don't Know About Endometriosis—But Should

Everything you need to know about endometriosis symptoms and more.

What No One Tells You About Menopause
What No One Tells You About Menopause

You probably know about the weight gain, hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause. Here are some other side effects of menopause.

How Your Vagina Changes in Midlife
How Your Vagina Changes in Midlife

As you age, your vagina—due mostly to decreased estrogen levels—can become dry or irritated, which can cause pain during sex. This does not need to be the norm.

What Do You Know About Endometriosis?
What Do You Know About Endometriosis?

Please take our survey and tell us what you know about or have experienced related to endometriosis.