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This Badass 85-Year-Old's Answer To Everything? More Sex

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

9 Incredible Women Who Succeeded Later In Life

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 08.08.2013 | Women

Our society perpetuates the idea that success can only be obtained in youth -- or, if it's obtained later in life, it's the product of years of linear...

A Star Is Born

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 07.10.2013 | Gay Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

On April 28, Collins was a respected journeyman backup center. On April 29, he found stardom in the hard and brave act of becoming a hero and role model for sexual minority youth. Lighting a path for others - few stars shine brighter than that.

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

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 06.29.2013 | Gay Voices

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

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...

Gloria Steinem and the Faces of Feminism: MAKERS: Women Who Make America

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.10.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Makers is a term for all women, whether or not she calls herself a feminist, makes a home, works on a construction crew. She may be the first woman firefighter, first female brigadier general, or first woman orthodox rabbi.

Wise Advice from Dr. Ruth on Alzheimer's Caregiving

Marie Marley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Marie Marley

Dr. Ruth takes a firm stance on the hotly controversial issue of whether to find another partner. "Though it's not your spouse's fault," she says, "you've been abandoned. If you need the love, the companionship and, yes, the sexual gratification of a relationship, then by all means seek one out."

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...

Meningitis: Give Kids a Shot -- Save a Kid's Life

Jim Luce | Posted 06.26.2012 | Impact
Jim Luce

"We are dedicated to educating families, medical professionals and others about meningococcal disease and its prevention -- to 'give kids a shot' so no other lives are lost."

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.

Dr. Ruth Named Honorary Secretary Of Department Of Love And Relationships

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Dr. Ruth Westheimer has been named Washington DC's honorary secretary of the "Department of Love and Relationships," in an effort to stimulate the cit...

Lose the Weight, Have Better Sex

Dr. Ruth Westheimer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Dr. Ruth Westheimer

Since I want everyone to have terrific sex, I keep publishing books in the hopes that I'll reach some people and get them to pay attention. Because the one secret to having great sex is to pay attention to your sex life.