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I Used a "Fitbit for the Vagina" and It Changed My Sex Life

Elissa Strauss tackles her vaginal issues like a true Millennial: with a gizmo and a very handy app.<p>The vagina is the most contradictory part of a woman's anatomy. These — the most private of private parts— are the sources of both our deepest physical delights and shames. Our vaginas are so very …

I'LL TRY ANYTHING ONCE: I Exercised My Kegels Using The "Fitbit For The Vagina"

“Hello, it's me, I was wondering if after all these years you'd like to meet.”<p>Adele? No, that’s me talking to my vagina. Or more specifically my Kegel muscles.<p>I had made a 2015 New Year's resolution (something I normally never do) to whip my vagina into shape. After all, they say working out your …

Pregnancy Party Fashion: Splurge or Steal

You know what they say about the holidays: It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Except when you’re pregnant and you can’t drink, you’re …

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My Date with Elvie, The Video Game For Your Womanhood

When my friend forwarded me an e-vite entitled “Vag Event,” with a cryptic message about a workshop led by a kegel machine, it felt like the perfect …

You Can Now Use Your Vagina to Play a Video Game

We tried Elvie, a new Kegel app that you control using a device inserted inside your vagina. It's actually pretty fun.<p>I have never liked video games. Even as a child, I would roll my eyes when the other kids pushed and shoved for their turn at Super Mario. Maybe it's because my parents wouldn't let …

New App Turns Kegel Exercises Into A Video Game! Find Out How Your Smartphone Can Help Strengthen Your Intimate Area!

Does your pelvic floor need some remodeling? You're not alone!<p>1 in 3 women experience problems due to weak pelvic floor muscles — like peeing when …

Now there's no excuse for not doing those pelvic floor exercises

• <b>Pelvic floor dysfunction leads to incontinence, constipation or prolapse</b>• <b><br>New gadget helps women strengthen their pelvic floor muscles</b>• <b><br>Elvie is a device</b> …

Breaking The Pelvic Floor Taboo

Why do we think nothing about popping to the gym to exercise the muscles in our legs, arms and core, but the mere mention of exercising our pelvic …

Exercising Your Pelvic Floor With This App Based Device Is Like Playing A Video Game With Your Vagina

When it comes to strength training, your vagina may be the last body part you think about. And yet, the benefits of a strong pelvic floor are many. …

Your Post Baby-Body Tips

So you just pushed a watermelon out of one of the tiniest holes in your body. You may feel overwhelmed with your new responsibilities: taking care of …

Exercising during pregnancy

We've got some great tips for all the expectant mothers out there who want to stay active, while looking after their bump. Better sleep, weight …

Wonder Woman Wednesday: Misty Copeland

When it comes to redefining stereotypes and smashing through barriers, Misty Copeland is at the forefront of our minds. Anyone who saw her Under …

Photos Of Matriarchal Societies Show What Gender Equality Looks Like Across The Globe

In these Southeast Asian tribes, women share the power.<p>A girl poses confidently, hands on hips. She wears a delicate flower in her hair, and stands in the photo's background, but there's something commanding about her presence. For her age, she looks stern and self-assured -- where she lives, being …

The uncensored beauty of mothers' bodies

<b>(CNN) —</b> It took the loss of her child for professional photographer Ashlee Wells Jackson to create the 4th Trimester Bodies Project.<p>Jackson has always been a professional photographer, and her work before getting pregnant with twin girls was "Windy City Pinup."<p>Through her work at her Chicago …

Meet Elvie, A New Breed Of Connected Tech For Women

The life of a technology journalist inexorably involves a lot of gadgetry. And while I can appreciate the sleek beauty of new Apple hardware as much as the next person, I don’t routinely get excited by the prospect of unboxing any other new gizmo just because. But when the courier handed over the …

Elvie: a fitness tracker like no other

Get ready to meet 'your most personal trainer'...<p>Whether you’ve flirted with a fuel band or are devoted to your Jawbone Up, many of us have dabbled …

Why Elvie, The Kegel Exercise Tracker, Is Exactly What Your Vagina Needs

As someone who has a fear that, as I get older, I’ll end up with a prolapsed uterus, I’ve been adamant about doing my Kegel exercises. A prolapsed …

Women's Health

Wonder Woman Wednesday: Alex Morgan

A childhood dream<p>What is perhaps one of the most impressive facts about Morgan is that at just 8 years old, she penned a touching note to her mother …

This Wearable For Your Vagina Promotes 'Advanced' Pelvic Training

An estimated one-third of all U.S. women are affected by one type of pelvic floor disorder in her lifetime according UCSF reports.<p>On Monday, startup Chiaro announced its release of the Elvie, a wearable kegel workout device to help the common and uncomfortable women’s health problem.<p>When inserted …

Wearable Tech

Bored With Kegels? A Device's Got Your Pelvic Floor Training Covered

Elvie offers a fun, connected workout, but raises awareness about an oft-overlooked area of women's health, too<p>When PSFK’s Editorial Researcher …

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Meet Elvie, the video game for your lady bits

While traditional personal trainers rarely elicit feelings of great passion or excitement, there’s a new guy in town who just may change the game. …

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Wonder Woman Wednesday: Angela Ahrendts

Here are 5 interesting facts you may not know about the current Senior VP of Retail and Online Stores:<p>In her first year at Burberry, Ahrendts brought …

I Used a "Fitbit for the Vagina" and It Changed My Sex Life

Elissa Strauss tackles her vaginal issues like a true Millennial: with a gizmo and a very handy app.<p>The vagina is the most contradictory part of a woman's anatomy. These—the most private of private parts—are the sources of both our deepest physical delights and shames. Our vaginas are so very much …

Pregnancy

5 Core exercises to try this weekend

There are so many ways to access the abdominal muscles but for many of us, the hardest area to target is the deep core musculature. We need these …

Interview with Dr Denise Jagroo

This week we've been lucky enough to catch up with specialist Pelvic Physio Therapist, Dr Denise Jagroo.<p>Being one of only 200 US Board Certified …

The Day I Peed My Pants On My Daughter's Field Trip

I didn't even know it was happening. It took a few moments, and then it dawned on me that I was peeing my pants.<p>In public.<p>And I could do nothing about it.<p>Well I could...<p>I could stop jumping on the gigantic trampoline that my daughter and I were on.<p>As soon as I realized I'd peed myself, I became …

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Out There: The Pee Problem

Five words I never thought I’d write in this column:<p>Sometimes I pee my pants.<p>It’s not a massive problem, but it’s a problem nonetheless—sometimes, …

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