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What You Didn't Know You Didn't Know About The Hymen

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 12.30.2015 | Women

FYI: A woman can be sexually active and have an intact hymen.  In a new video from truTV's series "Adam Ruins Everything," host Adam...

5 Reasons Women Need To Talk About Midlife Sex

Next Avenue | Yagana Shah | Posted 11.10.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Barb DePree I grew up in the Midwest, where there’s not all that much talk about sex generally. I’ve...

3 Things Every Woman Should Do After Sex | Pam Masin | Posted 09.21.2015 | OWN

1. Use the Bathroom -- But Only If You Actually Have to Pee You've probably heard that heading to the toilet pronto after sex will help you avoid a u...

14 Women Get Real About Sex On The First Date

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 08.31.2015 | Women

As people stay in the dating pool longer than ever before, women are continuously inundated with advice on whether or not to sleep with someone ...

What You Need To Know About The New Libido Pill For Women

LiveScience | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 08.24.2015 | Women

By: Elizabeth Palermo Published: 08/21/2015 10:58 AM EDT on LiveScience Some health professionals are reacting with more enthusiasm than others about...

Woman Wore A Fitbit During Sex, Got Mansplained By Trolls

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 08.13.2015 | Women

A curious Reddit user monitored her heart rate using a Fitbit while she had sex and posted the results online. Naturally, the Internet trolls rolled i...

25 Things Every College Student Should Know About Love And Sex

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 08.13.2015 | Women

For incoming freshmen, college hookup culture can feel like a huge question mark with three options: have some one-night-stands, find the pe...

The Truth About Sex After Menopause

Erica Jagger | Posted 08.08.2015 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

What will happen when I go through menopause? Will my vaginal tissue thin to the point where I can no longer tolerate intercourse Do these changes happen to every post-menopausal woman, or just some? I set out to get answers.

Millennial Men Should Stop Worrying About Penis Size, Survey Suggests

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 07.27.2015 | Women

Does penis size really matter? According to many young women, it doesn’t at all.  In a survey conducted by Cosmopolitan, 1,100 readers betw...

5 Things That Can Lower Women's Sex Drives

LiveScience | Elizabeth Palermo | Posted 06.10.2015 | Women

By: Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 06/10/2015 02:38 AM EDT on LiveScience Women with low libido could soon get a "little p...

According to Science, Your Sex Drive Is Real

Anita H. Clayton, MD | Posted 05.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Anita H. Clayton, MD

It becomes very clear that opponents of HSDD medical treatment options who are holding up "responsive desire" as a rationalization for blocking FDA approval of a first-ever drug for this condition are either being disingenuous, or they have no idea what they are talking about.

4 Stories Of Women's First Time Masturbating

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 05.21.2015 | Women

Every woman's first time is special. Especially her first time with herself. In a new video from Refinery29, four women tell their stories of the ...

These Are The Top 6 Places Americans Masturbate

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 05.19.2015 | Women

Everyone needs a little "me" time and where they choose to do that "me" time depends on the... me. New research conducted by sex toy company We-Vib...

The 2 Things Women Really Want In Bed That No One's Talking About

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 05.18.2015 | Fifty
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

I admitted that I didn't want the intimate, tender lovemaking that typified my bedroom. Instead, I found books and movies where women are sexually ravished and even aggressively taken exciting. And I judged myself for it.

33 Women Weigh In On Whether Penis Size Matters

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 05.13.2015 | Women

Does penis size really matter to women? The video content creator website called Cut decided to find out. In a new video, Cut asked 33 women betwee...

Why One Biologist Doesn't Believe The G-Spot Is A Myth

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 05.08.2015 | Women

"As far as we know, no form of life that has ever existed experiences the same height and duration of ecstasy in the same way that we do. It's a gift....

A Look Behind the Bedroom Door at What's Causing Your Low Libido

Anita H. Clayton, MD | Posted 04.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Anita H. Clayton, MD

In today's pop culture, sex appears to be everywhere, especially as the 50 Shades of Grey books and movie continue to spur conversation about sexual d...

This Artist Is Wearing Lingerie In Public To Reclaim Women's Sexuality

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 11.18.2014 | Women

One performance artist is fighting back against the degradation of women's bodies -- one piece of lingerie at a time. Actress and artist Diana Oh ...

These Women Are Making The World A Happier Place, One Vagina At A Time

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 11.09.2014 | Women

Heaven really does exist -- and it comes in the form of a newly created hands-free vibrator. "Eva" is a "hands-free, strap-free, non-intrusive cou...

What Women Think About Sex vs. The Reality

Samantha Rodman PhD | Posted 10.17.2014 | Women
Samantha Rodman PhD

You would be surprised how painful sexual rejection is for men. Often, I see couples in which the man still remembers and is hurt by a sexual rejection occurring even years ago, at the start of the relationship.

Want More Orgasms? Use Your Head

LiveScience | Agata Blaszczak-Boxe | Posted 07.30.2014 | Women

By: Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience Contributing Writer Published: 07/29/2014 04:36 PM EDT on LiveScience A woman's orgasm may have a lot to do ...

Shoe Size = Penis Size: No Wonder the Search for Bigfoot Continues

Fiona Finn | Posted 08.23.2014 | Comedy
Fiona Finn

If you're of the male persuasion, reading this article, you're hoping to find answers to why footwear seduces female's imaginations. The long and short of it is you have to get inside a woman's head, not just her pants.

Obsessing Over Your Relationship May Be Bad For Your Sex Life

LiveScience | Rachael Rettner | Posted 06.20.2014 | Women

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 06/18/2014 02:31 PM on LiveScience People in relationships who constantly question whether their par...

What Gets in the Way of Having an Orgasm?

Lisa Firestone | Posted 08.12.2014 | Women
Lisa Firestone

Although it can be hard to connect some of the dots at first, when we really explore the roots of our sexuality, we find that negative attitudes about sex and our own sexuality often stem from our early experiences in childhood, along with our previous experiences with sexuality.

Nina Bahadur

The Real Reason Women Call Each Other 'Sluts' | Nina Bahadur | Posted 06.02.2014 | Women

Slut-shaming is something all women deal with, whether in the form of criticism for the way they dress or being made to feel bad about their romantic ...