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why am i bleeding after sex?

By Anonymous August 26, 2016 - 6:21pm
 
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I recently changed sex partners and I was tested before I had sex with my current boyfriend. All the test came back negative and I know it's not an std issue but I now bleed after every time we have sex it's not a bunch of blood but enough to raise concern and it makes me feel uncomfortable to have sex now. I was wondering if you could give me some insight to what the issue could be and if making a GYN appointment for Friday is ok

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Hello and welcome to EmpowHer,
Bleeding after sex is usually causes by friction on the cervix. I suggest that you use a water-based hypoallergenic lubricant to decrease friction.
If the bleeding continues, see a gynecologist.
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August 27, 2016 - 11:02am
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