Basic Gyn Your First Trip to the Gynecologist

Your First Trip to the Gynecologist

Dr. Pari was featured as a guest contributor in the article below, originally posted for YSB now. When should I plan my first trip to the gynecologist? What’s it like and what should I expect? – Rachel, 16 Going to the gyno at any age isn’t exactly a trip to Baskin Robbins, but the first visit …

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Basic Gyn Are Tampons Dangerous?

Are Tampons Dangerous?

Dr. Pari was featured as a guest contributor in the article below, originally posted for YSB now. Dear Dr. Pari, I’m scared to use tampons because I’ve heard that they’re dangerous, and cause things like Toxic Shock Syndrome. Is it true that tampons are unsafe? If so, are there alternatives to pads that are safer? And what exactly …

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Contributed Articles There Is Literally No Reason to Have Glitter in Your Vagina

There Is Literally No Reason to Have Glitter in Your Vagina

Dr. Pari was featured as a guest contributor in the article below, originally posted for Self Magazine by Korin Miller. This whole unicorn trend has officially gotten out of hand. Case in point: One company is hawking rainbow-colored, “magically delicious” glitter that you put up your vagina for unnecessarily sparkly vaginal discharge. The company, which goes by …

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Elite Daily 6 Things You’re Convinced Are STDs, But Actually Aren’t

6 Things You’re Convinced Are STDs, But Actually Aren’t

You wake up one morning and head to the bathroom because something just doesn’t feel, look or smell right. Something is off. You immediately start to panic. Thoughts come flooding into your mind like, “Oh my gosh, that son of a bitch cheated on me and gave me an STD,” “I should have never slept …

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Contributed Articles “Do I Taste OK?” and 7 Other Q’s It’s Totally OK to Ask Your Gyno

“Do I Taste OK?” and 7 Other Q’s It’s Totally OK to Ask Your Gyno

Dr. Pari was featured as a guest contributor in the article below, originally posted for Glamour Health by Korin Miller. It happens to everyone: You go to the gyno with a question you really want to have answered, but are stressed that she’ll think you’re weird if you actually ask it. So…you chicken out. But doctors …

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Basic Gyn 5 Steps You Should Take If You Have Had Unprotected Sex

5 Steps You Should Take If You Have Had Unprotected Sex

It is Sunday morning and the euphoria of Saturday night’s escapades starts to wear off as the reality of the new dawn sets in. You Had Unprotected Sex. You then begin to frantically look around the room for your clothes so that you can make a run for it and go call your girlfriends to …

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Basic Gyn 5 Easy Ways to Decrease Your Breast Cancer Risk

5 Easy Ways to Decrease Your Breast Cancer Risk

I remember the first time I was really conscious of my breasts. I was in sixth grade and was crossing the lunchroom in my Marithe Francois and Girbaud lime green shorts and a white tee with a matching lime green logo, when a group of boys asked me to come over. They explained that they …

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Video Top 5 Questions You’re Too Embarrassed to Ask Your Gyno

Top 5 Questions You’re Too Embarrassed to Ask Your Gyno

Recently featured on EyeOpenerTV, Dr. Pari was put in the hot seat and interviewed on the top 5 questions that most people are too embarrassed to ask their gynecologist. Watch the video to learn more about the following, and who knows, maybe you’ll get one of your questions answered. [button color=”pink” size=”medium” link=”http://on.aol.com/video/5-questions-youre-too-embarrassed-to-ask-your-gyno-518829718″ icon=”play” target=”true”]Click …

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Video Can Chemicals in Makeup Cause Early Menopause?

Can Chemicals in Makeup Cause Early Menopause?

Researchers from Washington University found women with high exposure to certain chemicals were going into menopause two to four years earlier than their counterparts. We’re talking commonly found chemicals in products you use every single day like makeup, lotion, nail polish, and plastics. Researchers say exposure to these chemicals interferes with our hormones. Not only …

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