Tag Archives: Health

5 Tips to Sustain Vaginal Health

5 Tips to Sustain Vaginal Health : Gone are the days when openly talking about sexual anatomy is considered a taboo. Over time, the feminist movement and attention towards female sexuality has shed light on the importance of maintaining vaginal health. There are so many misconceptions regarding the structure and maintenance of the pelvic floor muscles,… Read More »

Can diet improve a person’s vaginal health?

Certain foods and drinks contain compounds that may improve vaginal health and symptoms of vaginal conditions. These include probiotics, prebiotics, and fermented food and beverages. The vagina uses natural secretions, immune defenses, and “good” bacteria to keep itself healthy. Eating a healthful, balanced diet might also further prevent infections and improve vaginal conditions. This article… Read More »

KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: High Court’s Surprising Abortion Decision

Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. The Supreme Court surprised both sides in the polarized abortion battle Monday by ruling, 5-4, that a Louisiana law requiring doctors who perform the procedure to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital is an unconstitutional infringement of a woman’s right to an abortion. As… Read More »