Author: Jay Murphy

What is Vulvar Vestibulitis?

As a Vulva Doctor will tell you: "Vestibulitis was first recognised in the late 1980s by gynaecologist Dr Edward Friedrich. It is characterised by a stinging or burning-like pain at the vagina entrance (that is…
Categories : Vulvar Vestibulitis
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Diagnosing Vulvar Cancer - Symptoms and Treatments

Vulva Doctors may use various tests to look for, or diagnose vulvar cancer. In addition, they may also conduct tests to determine whether the cancer has spread (metastasised) to another area of the body. After…
Categories : Vulvar Cancer
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Common Symptoms of the Menopause

When it comes to menopausal symptoms, some women may feel relieved that they no longer have to be concerned about getting pregnant or suffering painful periods. Yet for others, this menopausal transition can generate depression,…
Categories : Menopause & Vagina Pain
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Vaginal Itching and Soreness, What Could It Be?

When women visit a Vulva Doctor to find out what is behind these issues, they are often given a diagnosis of Vaginitis. This common condition can be described as: an inflammation of the vagina that…
Categories : Vaginal Itching
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The Impact of Menopause on Vulva and Vagina Pain

As Vulva Doctors explain: Vaginal dryness is very common in post-menopausal women. Indeed, "the problem affects about half of postmenopausal women — most of whom, possibly as many as 90%, don't seek treatment for their…
Categories : Menopause & Vagina Pain
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The Link Between UTIs and Vulva/Vagina Pain

When women suffering from vulva and vagina pain, visit a Vulva Doctor, the Vulva Pain Specialist will often conduct a urinary tract infection (UTI) test. UTIs are common in women, and many of them experience…
Categories : Urinary Tract Infection
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Navigating Pregnancy with Vulva/Vagina Pain

As a Vulva Specialist will tell you: "Vaginal pain during pregnancy is a common symptom experienced by many women, and is usually the result of the baby's growth and development. However, pain in the vagina…
Categories : Vagina Pain in Pregnancy
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Sexual Health: How to Address Pain During Intercourse

As any Vulva Doctor will tell you: "Millions of women experience pain before, during, or after, sexual intercourse—a condition called dyspareunia. This condition not only saps sexual desire and enjoyment, it can also strain relationships,…
Categories : Sexual Health
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Vulva Pain Clinic in London - About Us

Proud to be referred to as the "Renowned World-Class London Pain Clinic," and being supported by "Leading Consultants in Field of Pain Medicine," we specialise in providing Holistic Personalised Treatment Plans, which incorporate different treatment…
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Bartholin's Cyst: What It Is and How It Can Cause Pain

"According to estimates, around 2% (1 in 50) of women will experience a Bartholin’s cyst at some point in their lives" [1], so if you do realise that you have a small lump in your…
Categories : Bartholin's Cyst
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