When Sex Hurts

Sex is supposed to be fun, intimate, respectful, exciting, and – most of all – pleasurable. When sex hurts, it is impossible to have a healthy sex life or embrace that part of yourself. Painful or uncomfortable sex shuts down the libido, contributes to...

Fertility Fact Quiz: Sex, Hot Tubs and Smoking

True or False? This, Not That, Will/Won’t Get You Pregnant What you know (or don’t know) can hurt you if you’re trying to conceive, so we created a Fertility Fact Quiz to test your knowledge (and debunk some misinformation): Sexual positions don’t affect your chances...

What is Endometriosis and How is it Treated?

Do you suffer from severe cramps, irregular bleeding or pain during and/or after sex? If so, there’s a chance you have endometriosis. One of the most common reproductive conditions affecting women. Endometriosis occurs when the endometrium, the tissue that lines the...

5 Questions You Shouldn’t Be Embarrassed to Ask Your OB/GYN

  As OB/GYNs we do what we do because we love women, we love babies, and we love keeping women as healthy as possible. We know that visiting the gynecologist can be embarrassing for many women, especially women who are particularly shy, modest or who are...

Timing Intercourse for Pregnancy

Pop Quiz Question: When’s the best time to have sex if you’re trying to get pregnant? The days right before you ovulate, as well as the day you ovulate? As soon as you can when you ovulate and again for the next few days afterwards? 24-hours after you ovulate as well...