Feb 15, 2018 | pelvic pain

Women's Pain is not Sexy

Sexual pain, or dyspareunia is estimated to affect over one-fifth of women worldwide, and can often be found along with interstitial cystitis, irritable bowel syndrome and/or sexual abuse. Yet despite the negative impact on women's lives, the condition is often unrecognized, undiagnosed, and untreated. Dr. Lamvu comments on this disparity and on what primary care can do to address the problem.