Experiencing vulvar pain can be difficult and frightening, simply excruciating and difficult to handle.
Vulvodynia is a condition characterized by a burning sensation and soreness in the vulva, despite the lack of any obvious skin condition or infection.
WHEN LOVE HURTS’ UNDERSTANDING OF VULVODYNIA Vulvodynia is understood as a condition where your nerves are hypersensitive, overactive, and numerous, sending you a bunch of pain messages whenever triggered. Some women with vulvodynia can hardly stand the slightest touch – the nerves in the outer skin are super sensitive. Others will only feel pain when there […]
Treating vulvodynia is a rollercoaster ride. You will have good days and bad days. Vulvodynia causes nerves to be super sensitive and much too prone to send pain signals to the brain. Nerve receptors are placed in different layers of the skin. This means that depending on which nerves are causing you trouble a light touch to […]