Pain during sex does not have to be accepted as a normal part of the aging process.
Diffuse the myths and learn the facts.
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."
Even couples who have been married 65 years or more still have sex with some frequency.
More than 60% of women say they're not satisfied with their sex lives in a recent boutron and Lippe-Taylor survey on women's sexual health.
If your vagina burns during sex, you may have this condition.
Each woman's ability to orgasm during sex depends almost wholly on physical development that occurred while she was still in the womb, according to the review authors.
You can develop HPV after age 50 when a virus that was dormant for years "reactivates" decades later.
Author Stephen Snyder, MD, shares a male perspective on sexuality and seeking tools to help men and women enjoy lovemaking.
Many women find sex painful after menopause. This condition, called dsypareunia, has many causes and many treatments.
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.
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.
When you look into your partner's eyes, what do you see? Hopefully the answer is love, respect and support. Next, answer this question: Do you feel that you deserve those feelings?
Many women complain of pain around their labia, vagina and genital region, a common condition known as vulvodynia. While it can be challenging to treat, there are treatment options available.
Do you want to spice up your sex life? Many women do, especially after menopause. Here are some products that may give you more sexual pleasure in your life.
No one wants herpes, but, if you or your sexual partner has it, there are ways to lessen the risk of transmission and to treat the virus.
Loss of sexual desire is a major menopause-related problem for many women. Dr. Barb DePree shares some expert tips for dealing with loss of sex drive.
For many women, sex can become painful and difficult around menopause. While the symptoms of estrogen loss can be distressing, they can almost always be treated.
Some women find sexual freedom once they're in menopause, but there is still a need to protect against sexually transmitted diseases and infections.
To enhance your summertime, here are some tips from Nurse Barb Dehn to boost your sexual pleasure and satisfaction.
All exercise has its benefits, but there is one form that may give you a boost in the bedroom—strength and high-intensity workouts.
Among Americans aged 18 to 26, two-thirds of men and one-third of women still do not know that the human papillomavirus (HPV) is the leading cause of cervical cancer.
Vyleesi is the first as-needed treatment for hypoactive sexual desire disorder, or HSDD. It has some possible side effects, but may help some women.
These days, CBD—cannabidiol, a chemical derived from cannabis—is being sold in many forms and used for many things. Find out what women are using it for.
There are many reasons women have a decline in the ability to orgasm. Most often the cause is aging, but there are some things you can do about it.