Recently Sarah Jio, a writer for Woman’s Day, asked me to chime in on a piece she was writing about “9 Things You Should Ask Your Gynecologist”. It has to do with pain during sex, yeast infections, itching, odor, leaking urine, getting tested for STIs, menopause, painful periods, breast self-exams and so much more. Read it here.
About Dr. Debby Herbenick
Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher at Indiana University, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, columnist, and author of five books about sex and love. Learn more about her work at www.sexualhealth.indiana.edu.
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