The US has some of the highest C-section birth rates in the world. This is partly due to widespread use of epidurals during labor. Women need to know about the risks of epidurals in labor.
This week I had the most amazing night of my life professionally! We went to a "cabaret" show in New Orleans at a club on Bourbon Street. The dancers all gathered around us after one asked what we did. They couldn't believe we invented Pre-Seed! They all knew...
77% of SSN readers said they would rather have "Great Sex" (e.g. gourmet Sex) once a week versus 23% for "Maintenance Sex" (e.g. get it done) every day. Hubby and I disagreed on this one…but the roles were reversed from what you might be thinking...
Wonder how your sexual activities stack up against the folks next door? A recent National survey on common sexual practices tells us exactly what the Joneses are doing in the privacy of their own bedrooms.
With increasing rates of survivorship after a cancer diagnosis, the focus is now on regaining quality of life, including quality sexual health and pleasure. Learn about common side effects of cancer treatment and diagnosis, research on treatments, and physical therapy.
BDSM & Kink: Sexual Deviation or Sexual Exploration? What about ratcheting up the ante a bit more, and taking the lovemaking into actual physical restriction and discomfort aka Fifty Shades of Grey? BDSM behaviors fall on a continuum from mild to extreme, with mild versions not even identified by all involved as BDSM.
Domination in sexual fantasies and romance novels: What draws normal, healthy women to these story lines of domination over them? Like many American women, I have a Fifty Shades of Grey story. Where were you when you first read Fifty Shades?
As men age testosterone levels begin to decline, which can result in men feeling apathetic about sex. Male Menopause can also result in degenerative body and mind changes.
In spite of the intense displays of life-long passion our media tells us we should find in our partnerships, human pair-bonding has actually meant different things at different times throughout human history.
Supervision impacts teen sexuality more than any other input. It is tough to raise a family and to be home for kids, but teens need MORE attention, not less, than other ages.
There is an overall “estrogenization” of our world…meaning most endocrine disruptors accumulated in our bodies act like the hormone estrogen, changing the way our bodies function. This impacts everything from fish to clouded leopards to river otters to humans. Our fertility, our sex drive and our bodies become altered—we lose our sexuality.
In a global study of 12,000 women and men, the most highly valued part of sex was feeling sexual desire for one’s partner. Read that again! Not being desired, but rather feeling desire for the one we are with.