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how to avoid pain during sex?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Pain: Pain during sex is dyspareunia. Common causes include the following: provoked vulvodynia, inadequate lubrication, postpartum dispareunia, and vaginal atrophy. Vaginismus which is contraction of pelvic wall muscles can be a problem too. Pelvic infection or cervical infection or endometriosis possible too. If a regular problem you should be seen be a provider.

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What could cause pain during intercourse with no infection?

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Uterine movement: It could be movement of the uterus during intercourse. It is held in place by ligaments which can get stretched.
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How is pain from a fracture treated?

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Dr. Brandon Macy
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First and foremost: The fracture has to be immobilized by a cast or splint. That alone will make things a lot better. After that, there are pain medications to help deal with the early days following the injury. The pain will ease up considerably, long before the fracture has completely healed.
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How should you lift things to prevent back pain?

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Be aware : Be aware of proper body mechanics by using your legs as your power source and keeping the load close to your body while avoiding any type of twisting or rotation as you lift. Know your limits especially with large, bulky objects or heavy ones.
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A 32-year-old female asked:

My finance has a large penis (22 CM flaccid). He loves to have sex so frequently. How can I avoid pain? How can I keep him satisfied for longr time?

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Dr. Vitaly Raykhman
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Librication: Make sure you have adequate lubrication before sex consider KY jelly if you need it or just increase fore play.

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