Vagina

In Defence Of Designer Vaginas

Dr Navid Jallali | Posted 13.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Navid Jallali

Interest in 'labiaplasty' has never been greater here in the UK, as more and more women seek out the most personal of all aesthetic treatments.

What Girls Call Their Body Parts

Katie Lodge | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Parents
Katie Lodge

"What's that?" asked my three-year old son, head skew-whiff. Swamped by bubbles and an army of dinosaurs from the Cretaceous period, he was pointing at my lower regions with a Gallimimus in his hand. We were both in the bath. "Erm," I replied...

Three People Sit In A Dark Studio, Drinking Port, And Talking About What They Call Their Genitals...

Leah Green | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Leah Green

This is Token, the podcast I present with my colleague Freddy McConnel. We just recorded our Christmas special, with guest Mona Chalabi from the Guardian video series Vagina Dispatches. I am a mixed race, Jewish, northern woman, and Fred is a trans, queer white guy from down south. So between us we have a fair bit of experience of being tokens! Normally the episodes focus on gender, identity, race and culture, but this episode was strictly vag.

Let's Talk About Your Vagina

Jodie Brandman | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Jodie Brandman

There are so many of us feeling very alone, dealing with a multitude of problems and thinking that the only way to solve the issues are by chomping down on medication or just grinning and bearing it. However, the time has come to change all that, as I uncover some of the most common issues and how we can help ourselves.

Beating About The Bush: 10 Reasons Why Women Need To Shave

Kate Menear | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK Comedy
Kate Menear

Ask any number of women and they might tell you that they shave their bodies for a number of phony reasons such as "societal pressure", it being generally stereotyped as "more feminine" and "attractive", or because it is "the norm". But there are much darker, much more serious reasons, why unshaven women are a danger to public health.

The Vagina Colouring Book For Female Empowerment

The Huffington Post | Beau Atherton | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Artist Beki Reilly wants to change our perspective on the plethora of words commonly used to refer to the vagina. “By transforming the word with col...

How to Boost Sex Drive and Vaginal Lubrication

Dr. Ahmed Ismail | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Ahmed Ismail

Throughout life, your body goes through many changes... your vagina is no different. Experiences such as puberty, sexual experiences, pregnancy, labou...

Gynae Cancers: What's the Fuzz About?

Athena Lamnisos | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Athena Lamnisos

Why are women not too embarrassed to show your genitals to a beauty therapist but are able to put up with the discomfort of waxing, but so embarrassed they can't go to the doctor and talk about the lump they've found in their vulva or the fact they're bleeding after sex?

Endometriosis: Why You Have More Options Available To Help Your Symptoms Than Just Surgery

Dr. Ahmed Ismail | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Ahmed Ismail

Did you know.... 10% of women worldwide suffer from Endometriosis? That's a shocking 176 million. Yet, despite this, very little is known about the c...

The Story of How I Got My Vagina

Owl | Posted 01.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Owl

As expected after big surgeries, there are a lot of bandages. My bandages were more in the form of some weird-ass celibacy plaster cast that I could literally knock on. Eventually they had to come off though, which was as horrifying as you might imagine. When they took them off I also realized that they had been SEWN to me in two places.

'Designer Vagina' Surgery Advert Banned For Implying Women's Genitals Are 'Unnatural'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

An advert for 'designer vagina' surgery has been banned for suggesting that women's bodies might be "unnatural". The ad, from the London Bridge Plasti...

Painful Intercourse? Why You Don't Have to Suffer in Silence

Dr. Ahmed Ismail | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Ahmed Ismail

With the increasing sexualisation of western society, I have noticed that there is one area that women find particularly difficult to discuss for fear of upsetting their partner or appearing abnormal: Superficial Dyspareunia.

Woman Reveals What It's Like To Live With Two Vaginas

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A Reddit user who has two vaginas has opened up about what it's like to live with the condition in a brilliantly honest thread. The woman, known only...

This Illustrated Zine Is Celebrating Vaginas Everywhere

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Vaginas are great - and this zine wants to tell you just how great they are. Rachel Rolseth has created the publication (think of it as a low-budget ...

Vaginal Beer Now Exists And It's Beyond Weird

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 31.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle

First there was vagina bread, now it seems vagina beer is the order of the day. The beer labelled 'Bottle Instinct' is the first in the world to be c...

Women Are Putting Herb-Filled Balls Into Their Vaginas To 'Detox Their Wombs'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Women are inserting small herb-filled balls into their vaginas to detox their wombs. The 'herbal womb detox pearls' are designed to "cleanse the w...

Blogger Bakes Sourdough Using Yeast From Vagina, Internet Explodes

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A feminist blogger has used her own vaginal yeast to create sourdough bread. Zoe Stavri discovered she had thrush and decided to do something about...

Third Of Adults Worry Genitals Aren't 'Normal'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

More than a third of Brits worry their genitals aren't "normal", a new report has revealed. The study found that concerns over what genitals look ...

How I Lost My Vagina

Cash Carraway | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Cash Carraway

Whenever I tell people the story of my vagina (which I inevitably do, I always do) I start with this; the smallest tampon... I start. Then, I drop in a fact: Before I gave birth it was a huge struggle to get the smallest of tampons inside of me. Oh yeah. The smallest of the tampons.

Hold The Phone. You Can Now Get Vagina Emojis

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 14.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Ladies and gents, your sexting prayers have been answered. Behold, the vagina emoji. Emoji start-up Flirtmoji has released a new pack of 15...

We Need to Talk About Vaginas

Athena Lamnisos | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Athena Lamnisos

The worst conversation many of us will ever have will relate to deadly diseases such as gynaecological cancers. And one thing is very clear to me - these diseases don't discriminate; they can affect women at any age. Nearly 20,000 women in the UK are diagnosed with a gynaecological cancer and almost 8,000 die within five years.

Police Pull Over Woman With Loaded Gun In Her Vagina

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK

A woman has confessed to concealing a loaded gun in her vagina after being pulled over by police at a traffic light. The incident, involving Gabri...

Lady Garden Jumpers Hold An Important Message About Women's Health

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're a dedicated follower of celeb-ville, then you might have clapped eyes on the Lady Garden jumpers currently being sported by the likes of Ell...

Fear Of Saying 'Vagina' Is Putting Women At Risk Of Late Cancer Diagnosis

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Young women are increasing their risk of late diagnosis of diseases such as ovarian cancer because they are too embarrassed to say the word "vagina", ...

Women Warned Against Using Feminine Hygiene Products

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Women have been warned against the use of feminine hygiene products, after scientists found that incorrect usage can affect hormone levels. When us...