Sex Health Headlines

Highlights from the latest sex health news.

    Study Compares Topical Treatments for Vaginal Atrophy

    Brazilian researchers have analyzed three different topical treatments for vaginal atrophy in postmenopausal women. They found that certain preparations containing estrogen, testosterone, or polyacrylic acid improved sexual function when compared to a placebo lubricant.

    Experts Review BPH/LUTS Surgery and Impact on Sexual Health

    Sexual side effects from surgical treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and associated lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) are “underappreciated by urologists,” experts say. Yet, these side effects are important factors when patients consider treatments.

    Women’s Use and Perceptions of Lubricants

    Lubricant use is common among American women, especially during partnered intercourse and sexual play, researchers have found.