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Sexual Intercourse (Overview)

Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a pre-term labor or miscarriage.


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How to have sexual intercourse?

How to have sexual intercourse?

Penis in vagina: The man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina. ...Read more

Sexual Intercourse (Overview)

Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a pre-term labor or miscarriage.


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Why does sexual intercourse hurt?

Why does sexual intercourse hurt?

Usually dry vagina: Dryness of vagina in post menopausal women is most frequent cause of painful intercourse that can be improved by using local estrogen creams. There are some other infrequent problems that will be diagnosed by your pcp/gynecologist. ...Read more

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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

There are treatments to help treat pain during intercourse! Medications as well. ...See more

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How to lenghten sexual intercourse?

Intercourse: You will need to extend your play phase. Don't rush to enter. Think of different varieties such as positions, entourage, etc that will enhance and extend your sexual play. Once you're in, there is very little control. ...Read more

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Could it pain during sexual intercourse?

Not uncommon: For some women to experience pain with intercourse. This needs 2B discussed with her gynecologist. Problem can be anatomic, physiologic or psychological. Try the gyn approach first, s/he will tell you if they think it is something they can help or whether u might benefit from some sex counseling. Good luck. ...Read more

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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

Women don't usually have orgasms with vaginal-penile intercourse. Other activities are needed. ...See more

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Improving Sexual Performance (Checklist)

Communicate with your partner
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Practice, as sex improves through practice and communication
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Exercise, as having a better body image will improve your desire
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Does sexual intercourse reduce teenage height?

Does sexual intercourse reduce teenage height?

Not specifically: If any activity prevents someone from having balanced nutrition, proper rest and exercise it might interfere with growth. The occasional episode of sex will not stunt your growth. However, there are several other problems associated with the practice that may have long lasting negative effects on a teen. ...Read more

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Why does it hurts when I have sexual intercourse?

Why does it hurts when I have sexual intercourse?

See your Gyn: It should not. Since it does, you should get an exam by a gyn to determine what is going on. ...Read more

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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

Considering anal sex? The male must wear a condom to prevent prostatitis & epidydymitis! ...See more

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How can I restrain myself from sexual intercourse?

How can I restrain myself from sexual intercourse?

If you are: Married, why would you. If not, consider self control a prerequisite to really great sex when you get married. Listen to maximum sex by josh mcdowell. The greatest sexual organ is your brain. Great food requires great ingredients. Self control is one those ingredients that make for great sex. Surround yourself by quality friends. And, get married to one of them and enjoy. ...Read more

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Can a cold be transmitted through sexual intercourse?

Can a cold be transmitted through sexual intercourse?

Yes: The viruses that cause colds are spread through secretions of the mouth, nose and upper airways. The close contact during intercourse provides a lot of opportunity for the transfer of these secretions from an infected person to someone who is not infected. ...Read more

Dr. Thomas Namey Dr. Namey
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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

"honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom." thomas jefferson. ...See more

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Can I have sexual intercourse during colposeptine usage?

Probably: Chlorquinaldol is the major ingredient in this medication which is, to my best knowledge, not available in the usa. Used for bacterial vaginitis there does not seem to be any reason to refrain from intercourse during its use, as long as your partner is not allergic to the medication. ...Read more

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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

Sex education may be a good idea in the schools, but the kids shouldn't be given homework! B. Cosby. ...See more

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20/f is it normal to not want to have sexual intercourse?

20/f is it normal to not want to have sexual intercourse?

Not abnormal: People have differing interests in sex. There are many psychological and physical reasons to not be interested. However, a change in interest can be a sign of developing depression. There is no law stating you have to want sexual intercourse, but most people enjoy it at some stage in their life. If it bothers you, consider counseling. ...Read more

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What to do if I have sexual intercourse for the first time?

What to do if I have sexual intercourse for the first time?

Cherish it: Congratulations on this wonderful time of passage. No matter how it happened, or with whom, I hope you will always treasure the memories. If you're concerned about infection or possible pregnancy, get with your physician now. Read a good book about your new adult mind and body, love responsibly and selectively, and I hope you find real joy in your future. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler Dr. Fowler
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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

Don't be afraid to tell your partner what feels good. ...See more

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Is it painful to have sexual intercourse for the first time?

Typically yes: Usually if a woman's hymen is intact, the tearing during 1st intercourse can be painful. In addition, the anxiety that she may have during her 1st time may cause her to tense her vaginal muscles which may make it more uncomfortable too.
Key is: right partner, patient partner, woman controls the pace of things.

Good luck. ...Read more

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What are the harmful effects of recreational sexual intercourse?

Are u serious???: Pregnancy, infection including herpes, hiv, gc, chly. Etc, trauma, pid, warts, etc, rupture of an undiagnosed ovarian cyst, hopefully u will not have a problem. ...Read more

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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

Myth: I have to be big to satisfy her. Put emphasis on romance, foreplay, and technique to satisfy her. ...See more

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Are there physical signs of sexual intercourse a week afterward?

Are there physical signs of sexual intercourse a week afterward?

Not usually.: Not if you are doing it right. If there were excessive trauma you might see bruising or a tear. ...Read more

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Please how can you explain sexual intercourse? What really is it? Thanks

Please how can you explain sexual intercourse? What really is it? Thanks

Sexuality: Unfortunately one does not go to the doctor to learn how to have sex or to be sexual. There are some very strict guidelines for our ethical behavior when it comes to sexuality and sexual activity. I am sorry. ...Read more

Dr. Wendy Askew Dr. Askew
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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

Your brain is the most important sexual organ! ...See more

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Which sexual intercourse postion is best if the woman is taller than the guy?

Which sexual intercourse postion is best if the woman is taller than the guy?

Whatever works 4U: If you are asking about pleasure... There is no single right answer. Try many different positions and see what is most enjoyable for you as a couple. A 'doggy style' or rear entry position would not be problematic even if the height discrepancy is large. The best advice is to experiment with different positions. See: http://www. Cosmopolitan. Com/sex-love/positions/. ...Read more

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Sexual intercourse (Tip)

"sex is just another form of talk, where you act the words instead of saying them." d. H. Lawrence. ...See more

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When is it save for a lady to have sexual intercourse without being impregnated?

Use contraception: If you want to be safe from getting pregnant, use some form of contraception, whether hormonal or barrier. While not 100% effective (no method is), that's your best bet to avoid pregnancy aside from not engaging in sexual activity. If hormones, condoms & abstinence aren't an option, then read http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/rhythm-method/my01003 for more info re rhythm method to avoid pregnancy.. ...Read more