Guest: Tara Langdale-Schmidt
Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest Bio: From Tara’s previous positive experience using magnets to reduce back and neck nerve pain after a car accident, she had a “lightbulb moment” to incorporate neodymium magnets into a vaginal dilator. Tara turned her idea into a nonprescription medical device that has proven to help women relieve pelvic pain and sexual discomfort. VuVatech in Sarasota, Fl. is dedicated to helping the estimated one-in-seven women in the US who suffer from pelvic, vulvar pain.
Segment overview: Tara Langdale-Schmidt discusses her experience with vulvodynia, a painful pelvic condition that affects 1 in 7 women and baffles doctors. Tara with the help of a friend, medical experts and advisers invented a device called VuVa Magnetic Dilator uses magnets that helps reduce the pain associated with vulvodynia.