Vaginal Health

Understanding Your Vagina

The Basics
Complications and Procedures
Improving Vaginal Health

The Basics

YouTube videos help spread dubious—potentially dangerous—advice about urinary tract infections.

Recurring infections can lead to complications with these organs near the vaginal opening.

We explain the elusive tissue that means so much to society.

Let's examine what's normal and what's not when it comes to your genital anatomy.

Improving Vaginal Health

Two medical experts address this common myth about vaginal odor.

Speculums and forceps haven't evolved much since the 1800s. Is it time they did?

Some experts recommend yearly pelvic floor physical therapy (PFPT) for preventive care.

PFD interferes with quality of life and sexual enjoyment, but exercising correctly can help.

Complications and Procedures

The controversial procedure is common in some countries because of cultural beliefs—and myths.

Pelvic organ prolapse is a common complaint, but you may have to self-advocate for relief.

We asked doctors to explain which vaginal odors are normal—and which are not.

Experts break down why you might be suffering from painful urination.