Experiencing vulvar pain can be stressful and frightening, merely excruciating and difficult to handle.
Vulvodynia is a condition characterised by a burning sensation and soreness in the vulva, despite the lack of any distinct 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 extremely sensitive. Others will feel pain after pressure. The pain … Continue reading DO I HAVE VULVODYNIA?
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. Implying that depending on which nerves are causing you trouble a light touch to the … Continue reading I HAVE VULVODYNIA