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Female Orgasm

Making Safe Sex Sexy

Lori Sokol | Posted 06.14.2016 | Women
Lori Sokol

"When I was 18, I was a victim of female genital mutilation. When I was 21, I had my first orgasm!" This was just the beginning of an astonishing stor...

There's A Real Library Of Orgasm Sounds, And It Needs Donations (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.20.2016 | Weird News

This library definitely doesn't want you to ssshhhh! It's The Library of Orgasms, and it wants women to visit. The idea behind the online library is t...

Removing Stigma Through Discovery

Gretchen Kuhsel | Posted 05.17.2016 | Women
Gretchen Kuhsel

It's seemingly impossible to engage in a candid discussion about "flickin' the bean," even from girlfriends who are quick to talk about their explicit escapades. But like many misconceptions about female sexuality, the blame can't be placed on one single person.

The Pleasure Paradox

Kit Murray Maloney | Posted 04.01.2016 | Women
Kit Murray Maloney

I need to out myself. Sometimes in standing for women's sexual pleasure, I forget or purposefully shut down my range. Rather than feeling and honoring my frustration, anger, and pain, I judge it. I tell myself I "shouldn't" feel this "negative" emotion because I am about pleasure.

Your Sex Questions Answered

Jenny Block | Posted 03.29.2016 | Women
Jenny Block

Women's bodies -- all women's bodies -- are beautiful and are worthy of love and passion and respect and -- yes! -- satisfying sex.

Could Faking the Big O Delay Finding Mr. Right?

Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC | Posted 02.11.2016 | Women
Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC

In this day and age, women have won the right to vote, to burn our bras, and to climb the corporate ladder. Why do we still find it a challenge to be honest in the bedroom? And could this duplicity potentially lead us astray when looking for Mr. Right?

A 1940s Illustration Of Female Orgasm Is A Surrealist Masterpiece

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.25.2016 | Arts

Orgasms are hard to describe. The reigning classification of the climactic sensation seems to be -- you'll know it when you have it. Popular explanati...

Taking Female Orgasm to the Next Level

Stephen Snyder MD | Posted 01.11.2016 | Women
Stephen Snyder MD

My computer is talking to me, whispering words of encouragement as I trace big circles with my finger on my trackpad. My cursor grazes over the vulva of the woman lying before me onscreen.

I Scream During Sex

Vanessa de Largie | Posted 12.31.2015 | Women
Vanessa de Largie

I have a right to vocally express myself when I'm feeling intense sexual pleasure.

3 Of The Biggest Myths About Female Orgasms, Debunked

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 10.29.2015 | Women

Jenny Block just busted a few myths about female orgasms. Block, sex expert and author of the new book O Wow, sat down with HuffPost Live's Caroline M...

Bad News For Women Who Want Those Orgasm-Inducing Mushrooms

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 10.20.2015 | Weird News

A 14-year-old report that recently resurfaced on the Internet alleges to have found mushrooms that caused women to spontaneously orgasm growing atop t...

I'm 32 And Married -- And I've Never Had An Orgasm

Glamour | Posted 10.07.2015 | Weddings
Glamour

By Glamour Editor's note: Given the sensitive nature of this piece, the writer has asked to remain anonymous. "Can I tell you a secret if you promis...

8 Fascinating Things All Women Should Know About Orgasms

Health.com | Posted 08.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Health.com

Are you aware that your breasts can get off from a great roll in the hay? Or that having a good-looking partner may lead to a grander finale? (True and true.) We uncovered scientific findings that might just make your next bedroom session even better.

5 Types Of Orgasms -- And How To Have More Of Each

Prevention | Posted 08.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Prevention

Don't get us wrong, we're all for the "If it ain't broke, don't' fix it" mentality when it comes to a family recipe or your tried-and-true makeup routine. But having the same orgasm every time can be repetitive.

11 Truths We Have To Start Accepting About The Female Orgasm

Jenny Block | Posted 08.11.2015 | Women
Jenny Block

Too much porn and too many mainstream movies with incredibly unrealistic sex scenes have left us with very strange ideas of what "sex" looks like.

11 Myths We Have To Stop Believing About The Female Orgasm

Jenny Block | Posted 08.07.2015 | Women
Jenny Block

If you have a male partner, this is the most important thing you need to know when it comes to orgasm: Yours is just as important as his. Equal.

4 Common Reasons Why Women Don't Have Orgasms

Pamela Madsen | Posted 06.24.2016 | Fifty
Pamela Madsen

The reasons why women hold themselves back from receiving pleasure in their bodies and having orgasm are common and widespread. And women can open up to pleasure and change their relationship to their bodies and their sexuality at any age.

How 8 Women Discovered Masturbation -- And What They Wish They Knew

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.16.2015 | Women

From reading Sex For Dummies to playing around with a vibrating hairbrush, every woman has a unique first-time story. First time masturbating, that is...

8 Facts About The Female Orgasm Everyone Should Know

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 04.30.2015 | Women

Ah yes, the female orgasm. What a mysterious and wonderful gift from Mother Nature to women everywhere. A new video from Wired explains the ins an...

Why a Female-Founded Sex Toy Company Hopes to Change the Way We View the Orgasm

Zoe Eisenberg | Posted 06.09.2015 | Women
Zoe Eisenberg

When 26-year-old Alex Fine was fired from her job at a skincare company, she took it as a sign to flesh out an idea that had been rolling around in the back of her mind: founding a female-centric sex toy company that would change the way society talks about sex.

This Infographic Will Tell You Everything You Need To Know About Women's Orgasms

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 03.23.2015 | Women

A new survey suggests that the orgasm gap is very, very real. Cosmopolitan surveyed over 2,300 women aged 18-40 in an online poll about the female...

This Woman Is Live-Tweeting Her Quest To Have An Orgasm While On Antidepressants

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 01.30.2015 | Women

Crista Anne Orenda is a blogger, mother of four and sex educator. She also describes herself as a "sex pleasurist," and she was far from pleased when ...

Alanna Vagianos

13 Reasons Every Woman Should Masturbate

HuffingtonPost.com | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 01.15.2015 | Women

Screw diamonds, a little DIY is a girl's best friend. Historically, masturbation has gotten a bad rap, but a party for one is still a party. And t...

Is Tango Better Than Sex?

Sasha Cagen | Posted 03.08.2015 | Women
Sasha Cagen

A tangasm is not a climax in the way we think of an "orgasm." There is no particular moment of release. The tangasm is not about how it looks, it's about how it feels. A tangasm is a moment of total connection coupled with full-body pleasure, bodies swirling with each other, breathing together, a union with the moment, your partner, the music, the room.

Catherine Pearson

The Young Women Who Are In Love And Happy -- But Never Orgasm

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 12.16.2014 | Women

They're young, in love, and committed to their relationships -- but some women never orgasm with their partners. Lisa, 21, met and fell in love...