Function: Sexual Penetration

How to use a Kegel Exercise Tool

Published: Mar 20 2014
Dear Dr. Myrtle, I see you mention an exercise egg to help me strengthen my vaginal and pelvic floor muscles by doing Kegels. How do I use this tool? What are the advantages to using a tool to do Kegels? Pelvic floor exercise tools act as biofeedback tools and help you know if and when you are contracting your pelvic floow muscles correctly....

His penis is too long...I think

Published: Apr 3 2006
Dear Dr. Myrtle, I am a 19-year-old woman. I am very small, only 5’0" and 76 pounds. My boyfriend has a very long penis (about 9-10").We have had sex about five times, and it hurts really bad when he reaches a certain depth. Could it be that he is hitting my cervix? Is this what hurts? Could it cause medical problems? Is there a way to stop the...

His penis is too big

Published: May 6 2006
Dear Dr. Myrtle, I am with a new guy, who for the first time I thought could be "the one." After a month and half of hand holding, kissing, and touching. I was ready to make love. He undresses me I undress him, and I get a "big" shock. I’m not trying to be funny, but his penis is so big his father had to be part horse!...

Vulvodynia and Vulvar Pain

Published: May 16 2014
Dear Dr. Myrtle, Why is my vulva so sensitive? I’ve been told I may have vulvodynia. What is vulvodynia? What can be done to treat it? There are many potential causes for pain in the vulvar region, and the term "vulvodynia" is a word that describes a variety of conditions. Vulvodyina, or chronic vulvar discomfort, is characterized by burning...

Premature Ejaculation - Part 1

Published: Apr 4 2006
Dear Dr. Myrtle, After several months as friends, my dance partner and I have decided to fulfill each other’s desires. We have had a very strong sexual tension from the moment we met. Just recently we started becoming more touchy, and she has made it clear that she is ready for us to act on our desires. My fear is that when the time comes...

Sex after Hysterectomy

Published: Feb 21 2007
Dear Dr. Myrtle, I am 44 year old and had a hysterectomy because of a tumor. I was not sexually active prior to the surgery. I am now in a relationship that could be sexual, but I am nervous. Will the hysterectomy affect my performance? Should I continue to have pelvic exams if I don’t have my uterus, but still have my ovaries? First, yes...