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The Scandalous -- But Fascinating -- History Of Cougars

Sandra LaMorgese Ph.D. | Posted 09.23.2016 | Fifty
Sandra LaMorgese Ph.D.

She's sexy, she's experienced, and she's not shy about using her mature charm to lure in eager younger men. She's a Cougar, and for most people in modern society, she is an utter mystery.

MARS is Retrograde - Be Careful of Your Actions: 5 DOs and 5 Dont's

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 04.14.2016 | Style
Larry Schwimmer

Most of us are familiar with the frustration of Mercury retrograde, when the world seems to go "haywire," because of miscommunications and breakdowns....

Understanding Your Emotional Story to Deal With Low Sexual Desire

Michael Salas | Posted 03.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Michael Salas

There is an underbelly to a happy sex life that many couples overlook. Awareness of the body's emotional signals to connect. What does your body tell you about emotional connection prior, during, and after sex?

Fast or Slow Sex: Which Is Better?

Petra Zebroff | Posted 08.13.2016 | Women
Petra Zebroff

Following the belief that women are more likely to enjoy slow sex, it was fully expected that men would crave "fast sex" more often. But women surprised us by reporting that they preferred a faster pace more often than men.

Torn Between Two Lovers? The Spiritual Path to Choosing Both

Tim Ward | Posted 06.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tim Ward

Have you ever found yourself loving more than one person and feeling the pressure to make a choice? Most of us don't question the basic social structu...

The New Sexual Revolution Begins At 50

Erica Jagger | Posted 05.19.2016 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

With kids in various stages of launching -- and a healthy dose of wisdom acquired after years of unpacking our baggage -- middle age actually unlocks a psychological and sexual renaissance.

11 Things That Instantly Make A Man Hot

Erica Jagger | Posted 04.13.2015 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

What is the first thing you notice in a man? I thought about the question for a moment. Did I notice eyes? Hair? Smile? Shoulders? None of these answers seemed to fit. When I was younger, I tended to like men who were tall, thin, and dark-haired. But now, at 52, I don't really have a 'type.'

5 Tips For A Hotter Sex Life

Posted 11.28.2016 | Entertainment

Getting two people on the same page about sex isn’t easy. But sexual relationships, like all relationships, need to be negotiated and worked at — ...

You Won't Believe How Many People Have Had 'Unwanted Sex'

The Stir | Posted 03.27.2014 | Weird News

Throw out everything you know about sexual aggression and coercion and get ready for this next bit of information to blow your mind....

The 8 Most Important Years in the History of the Mile High Club

Global Yodel | Posted 04.09.2014 | Travel
Global Yodel

To celebrate 100 years of flying the friendly skies, Global Yodel did a little research about the exclusive (or not so exclusive) Mile High Club. M...

Russia's Ban on the Spread of 'Nontraditional Sexual Relations'

Lisa Chau | Posted 11.05.2013 | World
Lisa Chau

It's a clear sign Putin is doing everything within his power to prevent a massive social controversy from occurring. In the end, it will be a surprise if all the political maneuvering and rhetoric has any effect on the Olympics.

Revealed: Can a Man Poke the Baby in the Head During Sex With His Pregnant Partner? (PHOTOS)

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 09.20.2013 | Science
Jon Hotchkiss

2013-07-22-ScreenShot20130722at9.20.01AM.pngThe one and only thing men fear during pregnancy is that during sex, they will poke the baby in the head with their penis. Amazing, right?

Why I'm Looking For A Friend With Benefits

Joan Price | Posted 06.25.2013 | Fifty
Joan Price

Sex without commitment can work if we believe it can, and we're clear ourselves as well as with our partners about the boundaries. Are we friends first, lovers second? Are we playing at romance, or refusing to let the relationship become romantic? Are the reasons that we want to be friends with benefits but not actual 'in-love' lovers clear and valid to both of us?

What It Takes To Have Great Sex After Marriage

Susan Orlins | Posted 04.30.2013 | Weddings
Susan Orlins

Sexual relationships are important to healthy marriages. But not every healthy marriage is the same.

How Old Is Too Old To Have Sex?

Susan Krauss Whitbourne | Posted 04.30.2013 | Fifty
Susan Krauss Whitbourne

How old is too old to have sex? 50? 70? 90?

The Thinking Woman's Guide To Threesomes

Thought Catalog | Posted 03.28.2012 | Women

There was a time when sex with more than one partner at a time was considered a nasty cesSTDpool of sticky, patchouli-scented nonsense. Or something g...

Libya's Sexual Revolution

Foreign Policy | ELLEN KNICKMEYER | Posted 12.28.2011 | World

JANZOUR, Libya - When it comes to love, Muammar al-Qaddafi's Libya was unlucky for unmarried 33-year-old truck driver Ahmed Nori Faqiar. His looks wou...

Pop Music Is Human Nature

Scott Barry Kaufman | Posted 11.14.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Barry Kaufman

I've got a proud confession to make: I'm a pop music junkie. Drizzy Drake, Britney, Adele, Nicki, Ke$ha, you name it. I love it. But I've got to admit...

News for the Young: How Sex Can Get Better with Age

Beth Green | Posted 10.15.2011 | Healthy Living
Beth Green

The keys to good sexual relationships are safety and relaxation, and safety and relaxation are based on compassion and mutual understanding. These qualities do not belong exclusively to the young.

Lose Your Virginity Early? Why Your Marriage May Be Doomed

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 08.15.2011 | Divorce

There might be a new argument to try when convincing your teen to wait to have sex. According to the a study conducted by the University of Iowa, wome...

'Relationship' Is a Very Big Word

Bella DePaulo | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bella DePaulo

There's something troubling about the use of the word "relationship" that excludes all relationships but romantic ones. All other adult relationships aren't just excluded in the wording; they're absent from the studies.

Top 10 Reasons to Look Forward to Valentine's Day

Ethan Imboden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ethan Imboden

Our modern Valentine's Day is still a holiday with benefits, some are just less obvious than others.

Slow Food, Slow Blog... Slow Sex?

Ethan Imboden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ethan Imboden

I'm suggesting that we shamelessly co-opt the Slow Food mission, bending it to the service of our more prurient predilections.

Money Can't Buy You Love -- But a Recession Just Might.

Ethan Imboden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ethan Imboden

Indicators as diverse as yarn sales and trends in prostitution are pointing to a more connected (and sexual) America.