Vaginismus

Vaginismus is the body’s automatic reaction to the fear of some or all types of vaginal penetration. Whenever penetration is attempted, the vaginal muscles tighten up on their own and the person has no control over it. Occasionally, people can get vaginismus even if they have previously enjoyed painless penetrative Read more…

Are cystitis and thrush STIs?

STI stands for Sexually Transmitted Infection (we don’t say diseases any more-more on that another time!) Cystitis and thrush can affect anyone. These are not just problems for people with vaginas. 🚽 Cystitis is a urinary tract infection whereby the bladder becomes inflamed. It happens when bacteria enters the urethra. Read more…