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Jun
12

She wants women to have good sex. So she started a website where they can talk about it (safely) – CNN

She wants women to have good sex. So she started a website where they can talk about it (safely)  CNN

Sex isn’t hidden from view in Ghana. But it mostly plays to men’s desires and insecurities. Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah and others are trying to change that.

Jun
4

In China, Public Talk of Sex Is Rare. Could a ‘Pleasure Community’ Change That? – The New York Times

In China, Public Talk of Sex Is Rare. Could a ‘Pleasure Community’ Change That?  The New York Times

BEIJING — In a room with soft lighting, decorated with fuzzy blankets and turquoise balloons, a group of 30 or so strangers gathered on a recent afternoon in Beijing to discuss a subject that is largely taboo in China: how to satisfy a woman sexually. Such a workshop would hardly be out of place in New York or San Francisco. But in China, public discussion of sex is mostly nonexistent. Sex education is typically glossed over in Chinese classrooms and usually limited to one or two “physical hygiene in puberty” lessons in biology class. Parents often avoid discussing the subject with their ch…

May
24

Empty nesters are having ‘more adventurous’ sex. And the 50-plus crowd credits aging – USA TODAY

Empty nesters are having ‘more adventurous’ sex. And the 50-plus crowd credits aging  USA TODAY

A third of the 50-plus crowd said they’re having the best sex ever. Unfortunately, the age group isn’t fond of protection and STD rates are rising.

May
17

Here’s What Millennials Say About Sex In Therapy – HuffPost

Here’s What Millennials Say About Sex In Therapy  HuffPost

Much has been written about the fact that millennials are having less sex than previous generations did in young adulthood. A number of theories attempt to …

May
3

Dr. Ruth Says ‘Make Time’ for Sex. Millennials, She’s Looking at You. – The New York Times

Dr. Ruth Says ‘Make Time’ for Sex. Millennials, She’s Looking at You.  The New York Times

People didn’t talk much about sex in the 1980s — at least not openly. So when a pint-size former Israeli sniper with a thick German accent began saying things …

Apr
26

Men fall asleep, women cuddle and other post-sex behaviors that affect relationships – CNN

Men fall asleep, women cuddle and other post-sex behaviors that affect relationships  CNN

“The time after sex is a critical opportunity to build intimate bonds, not emotional walls,” one sex therapist explains.

Apr
19

My life in sex: the woman with HPV – The Guardian

My life in sex: the woman with HPV  The Guardian

I have HPV – the human papillomavirus. Infections are common, but the strains I have mean that I’ve had to visit a specialist seven times in the last two months.

Apr
11

Marijuana may improve women’s enjoyment of sex – Reuters

Marijuana may improve women’s enjoyment of sex  Reuters

(Reuters Health) – About one-third of U.S. women have used marijuana before sex, a small study suggests, and those who do report increased desire and better …