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Janet Pacik

The Women’s Initiative in Sexual Health (or, WISH) Initiative is a campaign to raise public awareness about the importance of female sexual health. Over a decade of prevalence studies have consistently shown that approximately 40% of women suffer from some form of sexual dysfunction, which is actually a higher incidence than what is reported in men. Yet, even though more women suffer from sexual dysfunction, most women do not seek treatment for it, and when they do seek treatment, their options are more limited than what is available for men.

An important component of the WISH Initiative is the WISH Petition. This is a grass roots petition that highlights the importance of women’s sexual health being recognized and valued, and that there would be continued research on finding treatment solutions for women, just as there have been for men.

With an aggressive goal of reaching 1 Million signatures, we need everyone to take a moment to SIGN IT! Please visit “Your Voice Your Wish” <https://www.yourvoiceyourwish.com/&gt; and voice your support to this important cause today. This is an important health issue that can no longer be ignored!

Dr. Peter T. Pacik fully agrees with the content of the ISSWSH position paper and officially endorse this statement. We hope that all the current 300 plus members of the VaginismusMD Forum will visit this site and sign today. For more information, please visit the VaginismusMD Blog “Women’s Sexual Health” <http://www.vaginismusmd.com/womens-sexual-health/&gt;