That's right, we are shining a spotlight on the vagina. And it's about time. Given the amount we talk about it, you'd think we'd know everything about its intricate design, yet most men don't know the labia from the vulva.
The number-one mistake women make in the ob-gyn office: They call everything the vagina. Make sure you know the 15 everyday habits that can mess with your vaginal health. Seems excessive?
Back to Sexual health. Vaginas are designed to help us have and enjoy sex, have periods and have babies. But what's normal and what's not? Find out how vaginas can be different.
The inside [of my vagina] is not a bright, vibrant pink that is often depicted in Caucasian porn. Skip navigation! International Women's Day is an annual chance to celebrate how far women have come in the fight for gender equality, and to take stock of the lengths still to go.
As the female gaze comes to the fore, artists are beginning to examine and explore the possibilities of what exists, what it is to be a woman looking at the world outside of her self. For American artist Dani Lessnauthe gaze opened the door into uncharted realms in search of the things that a camera can capture that the human eye might otherwise miss. Each photograph is made with an exposure lasting between a minute and two and a half minutes, an extremely long time for both Lessnau and her subjects all of which gave consent to hold still in order to create the photograph.
Performing a vaginal self-exam at home can help you familiarize yourself with your own body, as all vaginas are different. It can also help you identify changes and abnormalities. A gynecologist can check you for symptoms of sexually transmitted diseases STDs and perform a Pap smear test to screen for cervical cancer.
There's a nasty rumor that's been around for years that women in need of a yeast infection cure should look no further than the produce aisle. The myth states that the simple act of inserting a garlic clove into your treasured female bits will help to remedy the entirely unpleasant sensation that anyone in possession of a vagina has at some point experienced. It turns out this DIY method is actually not an effective treatment for that internal burning or itching.
If you've ever wondered what things look like to your vagina mid-bone, you're in luck. A few intrepid researchers decided to film sex from the vagina's point of view, and the result is a fascinating video that's years old but is resurfacing again to everyone's benefit. In this segment of the episode, testers attached cameras to one of the woman's nipples, the man's penis, inside the woman's vagina, and both people's skin.