While scrolling through Twitter, I stopped at a tweet where a user was bragging about bruising his girlfriend's cervix, as if her pain was a compliment to his size. I soon realized that the science behind a bruised cervix is largely unknown and misunderstood. The pain became so damaging that it triggered vaginismusan involuntary muscle spasm where the muscles contract to prevent penetration of any sort fingers, tampons, penis, etc.
Penetrative sex can be uncomfortable, but sometimes it really hurts The medical term for this is dyspareuniawhich refers to recurring or persistent pain before, during, or after sex, according to the Mayo Clinic. The pain might only occur upon entry, penetration with anything like a tampondeep thrusting, or a combination of those — and the level of pain can range from mild to severe.
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The clitoris is recognized as an easy and effective path to orgasm. The G-spot can be another powerful pleasure point. But the cervix?
You just finished a nice romp in the hay and are feeling great. But then you notice a tightening sensation down below. What gives?
Pain during sex, or dyspareunia, can cause problems in a couple's sexual relationship. Painful intercourse can have negative emotional effects in addition to the physical pain. There are many effective treatment options available so patients should discuss their symptoms with a physician.
We all know you can achieve an orgasm from clitoral or vaginal simulation. But did you know that the cervix is also a pleasure zone? We rounded up the most pressing concerns about cervix penetration so you can get down to business worry-free.
What's a cervical orgasm? The cervix is the deep center of the vagina. Physically speaking, this is the gateway of life.