Latest Articles by Peter J. Chen, MD, FACOG
STD vs. STI: Is There a Difference?
The terms “sexually transmitted disease” and “sexually transmitted infection” are often used interchangeably. But do they really mean the same thing?
Causes of Vaginal Bumps: When Is It Serious?
It’s normal to feel concerned about unexplained bumps in the genital area. But don’t think the worst just yet.
Sexual Health Requirements by Ages
When do you need your first Pap test? What about a mammogram? Learn which tests, procedures, and vaccines related to sexual health you need at each age.
6 Vaginal Odors and What They Might Mean
The vagina is supposed to have a natural smell, but how do you know when you should worry? Here are six possible vaginal odors and what they might mean.
Talking to your Doctor about Sex
Discussing your sex life with your doctor may feel awkward at first, but it’s important for your overall health. Answer the questions honestly.
Watch Out for These 8 Sexual Health Symptoms
Don't let your busy life keep you from seeing a doctor if you notice any of these 8 sexual health symptoms.
10 Things You Should Know About Menopause
Women have questions galore about the “change of life.” Here are 10 things to know about this female milestone.
Talking to Your Doctor During Menopause
If you think you may be in menopause or know that you are, make an appointment with your OB/GYN or general practitioner. Be prepared with this list of info.