Monthly Archives: July 2017

Not My Baby: A Gynecologist’s Guide to Raising Sexually Responsible Teens and Young Adults

Yvonne Orji

If you give your kid a car and keys (puberty) but don’t teach them how to drive, they may just teach themselves.

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Sex, Lies and HBO Insecure-ities: The Untold Story About Sex And Lady Parts

Insecure Issa Rae Lawrence Tasha Sex

I still remember that the first movie sex scene I ever saw was when Terri’s husband bumped and grinded his cousin-in-law up against a wall in Soul Food. This was such pivotal scene that almost got Miles from Fake After Seven killed! It also felt so “hard-core” to me back then. I mean, I was born and RAISED in the

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What the HAIR! Take THAT Netflix

What The Hair?

Hair today, gone tomorrow… or at least we would hope, in certain places. Even the three little pigs said, “Not by the hair of my chiny chin chin.” The big bad wolf could have made a different kind of “killing” if he knew how to thread. Women generally have 2 types of problems with hair. This is aside from style

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How to Help Your Partner During (and After) Pregnancy: A List of Do’s and Don’ts for Dads

pregnant mom and dad holding onsie

I hated smells when I was pregnant. As I write this post, my husband is reminding of my 9-month ban of sardines anywhere in a 5 block radius of our house. He also reminded me of a time when I made him go upstairs to our mortgage paying neighbor’s apartment and tell THEM not to fry anything else in THEIR KITCHEN. That

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The Truth about Douching, Boric Acid, and D-Mannose

orange tulips in forest

I still remember my third day as an attending. It was the first time I had more than 2 people on my schedule. I also remember that a significant number of these women were add on patients for vaginal discharge. Throughout the last few years, complaints of vaginal itching, irritation, discharge, discomfort, burning, etc etc etc, has become a mainstay

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