Tag Archive: levator hypertonus

Nov 14

Valium for your Vagina

Dyspareunia is the latin word for “pain with sex”. The true prevalence of women who have pain with sex is unknown, since many women believe the pain to be “normal” or something for which nothing can be done. Various conditions can contribute to the symptom, including vestibulitis (here I recommend a visit to my colleague …

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Jun 14

Ask Dr R: Glamour reader asks -What to do when Sex Hurts!

I recently read an article you were featured in for Glamour magazine and sparked me to find out more about your practice.  I am a 25 y/o female in a committed, sexual active relationship.  With past partners I have experienced vaginal pain during intercourse and this partner is no exception.  No matter how much foreplay, …

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