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New survey shows women still don't understand why sex hurts after menopause

(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) Unfortunately for many postmenopausal women, painful intercourse is a reality due to vulvar and vaginal atrophy (VVA), the thinning of the vaginal walls caused by decreased estrogen. A new survey shows that, despite educational efforts, women's willingness to discuss this problem with their healthcare providers has not improved much.
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