A recent article got a lot of attention when a London professor, John Guillebaud, claimed period pain can be “almost as a bad as a heart attack” causing many women to roll their eyes at the obvious.
The vagina is not scent-free. It’s supposed to have a natural fishy odor.
Go to therapy. Even when things are good, couples can benefit from going to therapy. I often have couples come in for just a few sessions to get some new ideas, gain some perspective, and learn new ways to communicate.