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Period-Talking Olympian Has Attracted At Least One Famous Fan

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 08.18.2016 | Fifty

The world has fallen in love with Chinese Olympian Fu Yuanhui, thanks to her hilarious expressions ― and honesty. The 20-year-old swimmer has made n...

East Hampton Library's Authors Night: Poets, Parties, Pretty in Pink

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.15.2016 | Home
Regina Weinreich

A fan of the foodie memoir, I was eager to find the book 32 Yolks at this year's East Hampton Library's Authors Night. Needless to say, a formidable l...

Sperm Count: Speaking of Erections

Francis Levy | Posted 02.25.2017 | Comedy
Francis Levy

We take words for granted. Take for instance erection. You mention erection and you think of sex. In order to consummate sexual intercourse a male nee...

20 Quotes That Celebrate Sex in Old Age

Em & Lo | Posted 09.09.2016 | Women
Em & Lo

Erica Jong's book about old people sex is getting some pretty crummy reviews. But who cares! Here are 20 quotes about old people sex. We hope these words make you long for some boot-knocking deep into your retirement.

How to Talk About Birth With a 5-Year-Old

Shannon Day | Posted 06.23.2016 | Parents
Shannon Day

How can I be cool and approachable when it comes to these chats if I give half-truths and I can't even talk about vaginas?

Dr. Ruth Says Women Can't Say No To Sex Once Partner Is Aroused

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.03.2015 | Women

Famed sex therapist and advice columnist Dr. Ruth Westheimer has come under fire this week for comments made during a radio interview about sexual con...

Dr. Ruth's 7 Foolproof Tips For A Boredom-Free Bedroom

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 05.12.2015 | Fifty

For their birthdays, most people throw a party. Dr. Ruth Westheimer isn't most people. The famed sex therapist will release her new book, The Doctor I...

Confessions of the First Travel Blogger

Richard Bangs | Posted 04.27.2015 | Travel
Richard Bangs

One of these claims to be "The Most Interesting Blogger in the World" I was surprised when I picked up a copy USAToday and saw an item that cited me ...

The One Thing Dr. Ruth Wants All Couples To Do This Valentine's Day

HuffPost Live | Posted 02.13.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

With Valentine's Day this weekend, famed sex therapist Dr. Ruth said in a HuffPost Live interview Thursday she wants couples to switch it up this year...

Dr. Ruth On Why Couples Over 50 Should Have A Lot More Morning Sex

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 02.12.2015 | Fifty

If you're wondering how to keep your sex life exciting after decades with the same partner, then you've already taken the first step in the right dire...

Let's Tweet About Sex: Dr. Ruth, Twitter Maven

Michele Botwin Raphael | Posted 02.04.2015 | Entertainment
Michele Botwin Raphael

The sexpert says she is proud of her "tremendous number of followers" and to be, at her age, "a part of this new generation," but admits she is worried about the impact of social media overuse.

Kate Bratskeir

This Badass 85-Year-Old's Answer To Everything? More Sex | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 05.21.2014 | Fifty

If you're not following legendary sex therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer on Twitter, you are robbing yourself of some serious joy. The German-born 85-ye...

Dr. Ruth: If You Cheated On Your Spouse, 'Keep Your Mouth Shut'

Posted 11.21.2013 | Divorce

Infidelity is oftentimes a marital deal breaker -- that's why the original sex expert Dr. Ruth Westheimer has a piece of advice for spouses who may ha...

Aisle View: The Education of Dr. Ruth

Steven Suskin | Posted 10.29.2013 | Entertainment
Steven Suskin

Becoming Dr. Ruth is not just an ordinary, clichéd pop biog. There is a tale of struggle, perseverance and survival mixed in with all the sex therapy talk. There is, yes, quite a bit of sex talk, including a not-very-dramatic section where she answers questions from dial-in callers with naughty-for-an-old-dame answers.

Hamptons Journal: Look Who's Under the Tent on Authors' Night

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.11.2013 | Home
Regina Weinreich

By the time we got there, the tent at Gardiner's Farm was chockablock with browsers and book buyers, especially at one table where Gwyneth Paltrow sig...

Why Dr. Ruth Finds Jason Collins Coming Out 'Very Sad'

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Renowned psychosexual therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer joined HuffPost Live Monday to explain her "mixed feelings" about NBA player Jason Collins coming ...

Dr. Sonjia: A Multicultural Dr. Ruth for the 21st Century

Erin N. Marcus, M.D. | Posted 05.05.2013 | Miami
Erin N. Marcus, M.D.

Dr. Sonjia Kenya considers herself a multicultural Dr. Ruth for the 21st Century. She is a certified sexologist and serves as sex columnist for the South Florida Sun Post. She recently authored the book Sex In South Beach.

WATCH: Dr. Ruth's One Simple Tip For 21st-Century Daters

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.27.2013 | Women

Dr. Ruth Westheimer has one simple tip for people dating in the digital age: Talk. "I'm very worried when I see a couple holding hands and each on...

Dr. Ruth Demands That Helen Hunt Start Using Contraceptives

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 10.19.2012 | Entertainment

A lively Thursday night screening of "The Sessions" proved to be an engaging mix of serious and silly. On the graver end: John Hawkes, who stars a...

WATCH: Dr. Ruth Talks 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

MSNBC | Posted 06.01.2012 | Fifty

"We are better off," said Dr. Ruth Westheimer of today's "sex-saturated" society on The TODAY Show this morning. "We can prove that there are less wom...

Dr. Ruth Launches Wine To Help Couples 'Relax'

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone | Posted 05.30.2012 | Small Business

For Dr. Ruth Westheimer, endorsements for sex toys may make sense. But the famous sex therapist's latest endeavor has gotten some raised eyebrows -- D...

Who Says There Aren't Role Models for Women Anymore?

Christine Eads | Posted 06.09.2012 | Women
Christine Eads

As a radio host, I'm able to speak with some of my lifelong idols; I've also been introduced to some remarkable people from all walks of life that I may have otherwise never met.

New York Celebrity Assistants Organization Celebrates 15th Year Anniversary

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

Let me set the scene for you. It's the summer of 1999 and I'm sitting in the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles, freaking out. Why? Because ...

HuffPost Review: Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's disappointing that Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel isn't a better movie. Not that it's a bad one. But, were cable standards a little less skittish, it would fit right in on the Biography channel.

Celebrating Roe v. Wade with Dr. Ruth

Leslie Goldman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Leslie Goldman

Within the first 60 seconds of her keynote address at Planned Parenthood of Illinois' The Future of Choice event, legendary sexpert Dr. Ruth Westheime...