|Title||Persistence Is Key to Treating Sexual Pain|
|Publication Type||Web Article|
|Year of Publication||2012|
|Access Date||Jan 9, 2013|
|Last Update Date||Aug 6, 2012|
|Keywords||painful sex, vagina pain|
Millions of women experience vaginal discomfort, and sometimes crippling pain, for a variety of reasons, most often a loss of estrogen. The resulting vaginal dryness and atrophy can make sexual intercourse, a pelvic exam, urinating, or even sitting, walking or cycling a painful nightmare.