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I Couldn't Have Sex - My Journey With Vaginismus

I wish the title of this blog post was clickbait, but it’s not. I legitimately could not have penetrative sex for many, many years. The culprit? 1,243 more words

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17 Women Reveal What It's Really Like To Have Vaginismus

Vaginismus is a medical condition caused by an involuntary muscle spasm that makes penetrating a woman’s vagina almost impossible. If it’s possible at all, it is accompanied by howling pain. 3,186 more words

Love & Sex

Building a strong foundation - Treating the pelvic floor in individuals with multiple sclerosis

By: Kaitlyn Parrotte, PT, DPT, OCS, CFMT

What is Multiple Sclerosis?

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is an “immune-mediated” disease, in which the body’s immune system attacks the central nervous system (1).  1,829 more words

Mindfulness and Sexual Dysfunction among Women

CAN MINDFULNESS TREAT SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION?

SEXUAL DYSFUNCTION AMONG WOMEN IS MORE PERVASIVE THAN MANY REALIZE. BUT RESEARCH IS REVEALING THAT NON-JUDGMENTAL, MOMENT-TO-MOMENT AWARENESS CAN HELP.

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Well-Being

Let’s Talk About Sex(ual Dysfunction in EDS), Baby

While talking about sex is a lot more fun than talking about sexual dysfunction, it’s a topic that I think is long overdue here at the Zebra Pit. 1,548 more words

EDS

Patience is a Virtue

Patience is definitely something I’m not good at, yet have had to become with vaginismus.

When they say “patience is a virtue,” they aren’t kidding. There have been so many days where I simply say, “I’m so tired of this. 77 more words

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Nuts and Bolts of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training: Part 4

Andrew Siegel MD   3/3/2018

There are few, if any, pelvic programs in existence targeted for specific pelvic floor dysfunctions, as what you will generally find is a “one-size-fits-all” approach. 2,043 more words

Andrew Siegel MD