Do cold sores mean herpes? Is cybersex really cheating? Get answers to questions women are often too embarrassed to discuss Embarrassing things happen to everyone — not just you. Sit back, relax and read on… 1. Why don't my breasts match? If one breast suddenly becomes much larger than the other, it could indicate an infection or tumor.
Run to your gynecologist to have it evaluated immediately. Is it normal to pass gas during orgasm? But even before orgasm, the in-and-out motion may trigger gas because the penis rubs against the anus through the vaginal wall, she says. If it happens frequently, take an over-the-counter anti-gas medication that contains simethicone before having sex, she advises.
I had a dream about having sex with another woman. Am I gay or bisexual? Not necessarily, says Michele Sugg, a certified sex therapist in Branford, Conn. Is a cold sore the same as herpes? But strains of the same herpes simplex virus cause cold sores on the lips and face, chest, even the fingers , as well as blisters around genitals. In some cases, the virus strain that causes cold sores can also cause serious eye and brain infections. Herpes simplex virus 1 HSV-1 usually occurs above the waist generally through kissing or sharing eating utensils.
Herpes simplex virus 2 HSV-2 usually occurs below the waist generally through sexual contact. But you can get either virus in either area through oral-genital contact. Genital HSV-1 actually appears to be on the rise among adolescents, Dr.
But neither is curable. Can certain exercises really lead to better sex? For starters, a good cardiovascular routine helps build energy and stamina. Strength training and stretching can help you build muscles and improve flexibility so you can get into — and maintain — various sex positions. The best exercise to improve sex is the Kegel squeeze. Your first step is to locate your PC muscles by trying to stop your urine flow when you pee.
Hold the squeeze for five seconds, then release. Do Kegel squeezes a day to keep those muscles in good shape. This can lead to urinary tract and bladder infections. Many people may not consider provocative emails to be cheating. Would you want your partner to read your exchanges and would he be hurt, angry or resentful if he did? BTW, this is what counts as cheating. Bored with your sex life?
Does your husband see you a mom instead of a sex kitten? Rather, talk about it with your partner and expand your sex life together. Real sex beats the virtual kind any day. Will my vagina be noticeably bigger after I have a baby? If you push a baby out through your vagina, expect some stretching.
Ask your gynecologist about vaginal reconstruction also known as perineoplasty or vaginoplasty. Is there something wrong me? Others staunchly defend its existence but disagree about its exact location. One school of sex researchers says the G-spot is the glandular tissue around the urethra found behind your pubic bone, about 2 inches inside your vagina.
Need help to Find Your G-Spot? Can anal sex give me hemorrhoids? Some sex researchers believe tush play may actually prevent hemorrhoids. Even if you started with a nice, tight package, child birth changes everything. Once you push a couple of pound babies through the birth canal, things down there won't look the same. Not surprisingly, age is another culprit. Well, just as the lips around your mouth can thin with age, so can the ones in your southern hemisphere.
I smell down there. What can I do? Or try an over-the-counter product called Rephresh, recommends Dr. That increases your risk of getting an infection and masks an existing one. Does piercing my genitals increase my risk for infection? If your piercing seems perpetually inflamed, take it out. I've been diagnosed with HPV once in the past, so do I still have it and?
Am I still at risk for cervical cancer? Most HPV viruses come and go without notice, but about 10 strains can increase your risk of developing cervical cancer. This goes for men too. Also, protect yourself with routine Pap tests, which look for changes in the cervix that could eventually become cancer. Sign up for our Sexual Health Newsletter!
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