V is for Vagina: Your A to Z Guide to Periods, Piercings, Pleasures, and so much more [NOOK Book]

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" V Is for Vagina answers more questions about your vagina, more conditions it might suffer from and more ways to obtain pleasure from it than you ever thought to ask. It’s a thorough — very thorough — examination of your friend and mine, the vagina.”
— Isadora Alman, MFT
Breaking the mold on women’s health guides, V Is for Vagina tells you the good, bad and time-for-a-trip-to-the-pharmacy truths. Covering everything from STDs and daily care ...
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V is for Vagina: Your A to Z Guide to Periods, Piercings, Pleasures, and so much more

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Overview

" V Is for Vagina answers more questions about your vagina, more conditions it might suffer from and more ways to obtain pleasure from it than you ever thought to ask. It’s a thorough — very thorough — examination of your friend and mine, the vagina.”
— Isadora Alman, MFT
Breaking the mold on women’s health guides, V Is for Vagina tells you the good, bad and time-for-a-trip-to-the-pharmacy truths. Covering everything from STDs and daily care to getting Brazilians and giving birth, this frank and funny guide will help every woman keep her lady flower happy and healthy.
Featuring the most up-to-date, medically sound views on every V-jay related issue in a handy A-Z format, including:
H is for Hormones The real scoop on hot flashes, libidos and everything in between
O is for Orgasm Everything you ever wanted to know about The Big O (how to give ’em, get ’em and make them even more intense)
P is for Pap What’s really going on during your annual exam and what you should never be afraid to ask your doctor
T is for Toys How to pick the most fun new accessories
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781612430430
  • Publisher: Ulysses Press
  • Publication date: 2/7/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 906,873
  • File size: 399 KB

Meet the Author

Dr. Alyssa Dweck is a full-time practicing OB/GYN. She is on the Health Advisory Board of Family Circle magazine, contributed regularly to YM Magazine, and currently lectures at public schools on sex education. She lives in Chappaqua, New York.

Robin Westen is a freelance journalist who writes for numerous national women’s magazines. She was an Emmy-Award winning writer for the ABC Television health-oriented show FYI and a staff writer for One Life to Live, as well as a sex advice columnist for Woman’s Own magazine. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 11

Let's Have a Party: The Vagina Is Coming Out! 13

How Much Do You Know About Your V? 23

Your V, A to Z

A The A and G Spots and Every Erogenous Zone You've Ever Imagined! Plus O's and More O's! 33

B Oooh Baby, Baby 38

C Coming Clean: The Dirty Secret About Our Obsession with V Hygiene 46

D Diaphragm, Ring, Pill, Patch, Sponge, Condom, Cap, IUD, Abstinence, and All the Blah, Blah, Blah About Birth Control 51

E Egg, Ovulation, and You 60

F Fungus-and Other Infections That Make Us Feel Funky 66

G Get Down with Your Gyno 71

H Hormones, Hot Flashes, and Jalapeño Peppers 78

I Inside Info on Intercourse Snafus 88

J "Jive and Jumping to the Wrong Conclusions 94

K Killer Exercises and V Infection 99

L Labioplasty, Vaginoplasty, and Ever Lovin' V Vanity 102

M Menstruation, Moods, and Misery 108

N Nutritional Know-Hows and No-No's 115

O The Big O! Oh! O! Oh! Ahhh … and All Things Orgasmic and Otherwise 120

P Pap Smear, Papilloma Virus, and Protection for All Lovely Lady Flowers 126

Q Quandaries, Predicaments, Snafus, and the Complexities of Quims 132

R Rectum … Nearly Killed 'Em 137

S Sex and Consequences: Sex You Won't Forget (But Wish You Could) 146

T Toys, Toys, and More Toys 155

U Urinary Issues and U 162

V Va-Va-Vooming, Piercing, Dyeing, Vajazzling, and Vattooing 170

W Waxing, Primping, Smearing, and Shaving 175

X XXX Porn and Lots of Steamy Stuff for Your V's Pleasure 181

Y Why Your V Skin? Because It's Every where! 186

Z Zen Appreciation: Nurturing the Mind-V Connection 195

Selected Glossary 202

Index 211

Acknowledgments 220

About the Authors 222

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