Going to the gynecologist is stressful enough, but it might be especially unpleasant if you walk out of the appointment with the news that you have a tilted uterus. The first thing running through your mind might be, "what now." The second thing is probably, "is that why sex often hurts." Having an answer for why you feel extreme discomfort during certain positions may be a blessing in disguise, because now you can try some sex hacks if you have a tilted uterus to make sex feel much more enjoyable.
According to Women's Health, about 30 percent of women have a retroverted — or tilted or tipped — uterus. However, the only way to find out that your uterus faces towards your spine instead of towards your front is via a vaginal exam. Having a tilted uterus isn't as big a deal as you might originally assume and it won't affect your chances of pregnancy. What a tilted uterus might affect, however, is your sex life.
If you have a tilted uterus, you're likely having some pain and discomfort during certain sexual positions. Thankfully, there are some sex positions that are good for a woman with a tilted uterus and sex hacks that can help you have a good time in the bedroom. Read on for seven tips on how to deal with having a tilted uterus — and enjoying your sex life.