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Ginecology Urology 

Sexual Dysfunction in Females

What is sexual dysfunction? Sexual dysfunction refers to a problem during any phase of the sexual response cycle that prevents the individual or couple from experiencing satisfaction from the sexual activity. The sexual response cyclehas four phases: excitement, plateau, orgasm and resolution. What causes sexual dysfunction? Causes of sexual dysfunction include: Physical causes — Many physical and/or medical conditions can cause problems with sexual function. These conditions include diabetes, heart disease, neurological disorders, hormonal imbalances, menopause, chronic diseases such as kidney or liver failure, and alcoholism and drug abuse. In…

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Ginecology 

Erectile dysfunction??

Erectile dysfunction affects the ability of millions of men to have sexual intercourse. An estimated 30 million American men have experienced chronic problems achieving or maintaining an erection. Whileerectile dysfunction is most common in older men, younger men experience it too. According to the American Urological Association, up to one half of men over age 40 have dealt with some form of erectile dysfunction. The condition has many possible physiological and lifestyle causes. Fortunately, men have several treatment options available to them. Symptoms of Erectile Dysfunction Erectile dysfunction, commonly known…

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Diseases Ginecology 

Female Pain During Sex??

Intercourse pain, or dyspareunia, can cause problems in a couple’s sexual relationship. Painful intercourse can have negative emotional effects in addition to the physical pain, so the problem should be addressed as soon as it becomes evident. What causes female sexual pain? In many cases, a woman can experience pain during sex if there is not sufficient vaginal lubrication. In these cases, the pain can be resolved if the female becomes more relaxed, if the amount of foreplay is increased, or if the couple uses a sexual lubricant. In some…

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Ginecology Urology 

Peyronie’s Disease

Peyronie’s disease is a disorder in which the penis bends or curves because of plaque, or lumps, that have formed inside the penis. Depending on where the plaque is located, the penis will bend up, down, or to the side. In some cases, the plaque develops on both the top and bottom of the shaft, which can cause the penis to become “dented” and shorter. What causes Peyronie’s disease? The cause of Peyronie’s disease is not entirely clear. Many researchers believe the plaque of Peyronie’s disease can occur after the…

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Ginecology Pregnancy 

Sex During Pregnancy

Can I have sex during pregnancy without harming my baby? Yes. There is no reason to change or alter your sexual activity during pregnancy unless your health care provider advises otherwise. Intercourse or orgasm during pregnancy will not harm your baby, unless you have a medical problem. Remember that your baby is well protected in your uterus by the amniotic fluid that surrounds him or her. Your health care provider might recommend not having intercourse early in pregnancy if you have a history of miscarriages. Intercourse might also be restricted…

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Ginecology 

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have a hormonal imbalance that interferes with normal reproductive processes. PCOS usually starts at puberty and is associated with irregular periods and other hormone related symptoms. The most concerning issues with PCOS are the increase of infertility, the risk of developing type 2 diabetes andcardiovascular disease, and the higher risk of developing endometrial (uterine) cancer at an early age. What are the symptoms of PCOS? Irregular menstrual periods, or no menstrual periods at all Decreased frequency or complete lack of ovulation, resulting in problems…

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Ginecology 

Sexual Dysfunction??

  An Overview of Sexual Dysfunction (Also Called ‘Trouble Reaching Orgasm’, ‘Painful Sex’, ‘Loss Of Desire’, ‘Early Ejaculation’, ‘Sexual Problems’) An Overview of Sexual Dysfunction Sexual Dysfunction in Females Sexual Dysfunction in Males Sexual Health Resources Medications that Affect Sexual Function Sexual Dysfunction and Disease ShareTweetShare What is sexual dysfunction? Sexual dysfunction refers to a problem occurring during any phase of the sexual response cycle that prevents the individual or couple from experiencing satisfaction from the sexual activity. The sexual response cycle traditionally includes excitement, plateau, orgasm, and resolution. Desire…

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Ginecology 

What is Female Incontinence?

If a woman suffers from accidental or involuntary loss of control of her bladder, it is called urinary incontinence. Women experience incontinence twice as often as men. Pregnancy and childbirth, menopause, and the structure of the female urinary tract account for this difference. Older women, more often than younger women, experience incontinence. But incontinence is not inevitable with age. Incontinence is treatable and often curable at all ages. What are the Causes of Female Incontinence? Urinary incontinence is twice as common in women as in men and far more common…

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Feeding Tips for Your Baby??

Feeding Tips for Your Baby Feeding your newborn is a great opportunity to bond with your baby. Try to enjoy every mealtime. For the first few months, you should be feeding your baby breast milk or infant formula only, as these are the best nutrition for the newborn infant. Do not give any solid food in the first months. Making sure that feeding is enjoyable for you and the baby is important. Pick a comfortable place to sit and relax with the baby while you feed your baby. Be sure…

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Ginecology 

What is chlamydia???

Chlamydia trachomatis (C. trachomatis) is a bacterium, and C.trachomatis infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI). Both men and women can get chlamydia. When left untreated, chlamydia can cause: Damage to the sex organs Sterility (the inability to have children) Tubal pregnancies, which can lead to the death of the mother and child Premature births (giving birth too early) What are the symptoms of chlamydia? In women About half of the women with chlamydia do not have symptoms. When symptoms are present, they may include: White, yellow or…

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