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Video games and apps for your vagina: a newer (but not necessarily better) way to Kegel

There are two new high-tech ways that aim to help you with Kegel exercises, both with Kickstarter campaigns. There is the Skea (Smart Kegel Exercise Aid), basically a video game that proposes controlling the avatar with a vaginal probe that uses the pelvic floor muscles and kGoal, a vaginal insert that is meant to connect wirelessly … Continue reading

Leaking urine during sex…what’s up with that?

You are in the throngs of great sex when all of a sudden there is a new sensation. It takes your brain, very occupied with other things, a few seconds to switch gears and process. And then you realize that you have inadvertently emptied your bladder. This is a real medical problem called coital incontinence. … Continue reading

How to chose the right incontinence pad (and why it matters)

Urinary incontinence affects more than 30% of women. Staying dry and cleaning up after accidents is expensive. The average annual cost of pads, laundry, and dry cleaning for a woman with urinary incontinence is $900 a year. Many women are not getting the best protection for their money because they chose menstrual pads over incontinence … Continue reading