Soreness during intercourse is not uncommon—most reasons are easily fixable. But pain that is chronic be an indication that one thing more severe is being conducted.

Soreness during intercourse is not completely uncommon—we’ve all believed the cringe that follows staying away from sufficient lube. A New York City ob-gyn and author of Healing Painful Sex, and there are many more who experience periodic pain around 12 to 1percent of women report consistently painful sex, says Deborah Coady, M.D.