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He Said, She Said: 10 Things We Wish Sex Ed Taught Us

Melissa White | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Melissa White

"Left to rely on what I heard, I expected to feel something akin to a sonic boom followed by that sparkly thing twilight "vampires" do."

'I Feel Like I'm The Only One Who Doesn't Regret Having Sex'

Posted 10.21.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

'I Thought I Was Ready To Lose My Virginity'

Posted 10.16.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

We Need a New Orientation to Sex

Cory Silverberg | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Cory Silverberg

In practice, sexual orientation poses only one question, and it is both dull and blunt: What is the gender of the people whom you are sexually attracted to and with whom you want to have intimate relationships? This is my problem.

LOOK: A Radical New Approach To Queer Women's Sex Education

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.13.2013 | Gay Voices

Girl Sex 101 is an innovative and unique project created and spearheaded by Allison Moon and illustrated by kd diamond. Described as "a road trip in a...

'Sex Is A Symbol Of Popularity At My School'

Posted 10.13.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

'In Eighth Grade, I Signed A Celibacy Contract'

Posted 10.11.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

'There's No One I Can Talk To About Sex'

Posted 10.05.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

'Being A Virgin Sucks -- But I'm Still Waiting'

Posted 10.22.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

Faces of Moral Courage

Antonia Marrero | Posted 11.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Antonia Marrero

Moral courage is speaking truth to power within your own community -- for the sake of the greater good.

Lessons From Pea Ridge: 5 Ways Parents Can Help Update HIV Education in the United States

Jodie Howerton | Posted 11.30.2013 | Impact
Jodie Howerton

As the mother of an HIV positive school-age son who is working on updating HIV/AIDS educational resources in public school classrooms, I was very disheartened to learn that the devastating stigma still associated with HIV reared its ugly head in a public school in Arkansas last week.

'I Slept Around Because Sex Didn't Feel Like A Big Deal'

Posted 10.02.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

'I Expected A Monumental Change In Myself After Sex'

Posted 09.25.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

'Immediately After We Had Sex, He Stopped Talking To Me'

Posted 09.21.2013 | Teen

Throughout the months of September and October, HuffPost Teen is highlighting the way teens think and feel about sex through anecdotes written for our...

Chinese Women Shed Taboo Through Sex Education

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2013 | World

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - In an unmarked room at a three-star hotel in downtown Shanghai, Ma Li teaches small groups of Chinese women about a topic that tr...

Teen Sex? It's Complicated.

Posted 09.21.2013 | Teen

When it comes to "teen sex," it seems like adults have a lot to say. From accusing you of being sexting crazy to declaring that you are having it less...

School District Decides Sex Education Might Actually Be A Good Thing

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

In an effort to reduce teen birth rates, some schools in the Tulsa School District are planning to implement the unprecedented remedy of a sex educati...

Who's the Boss -- In Bed?

Doug and Leslie Gustafson | Posted 11.03.2013 | Weddings
Doug and Leslie Gustafson

So how do you become the boss, commander and chief? The magician that makes the mundane disappear, the ordinary slip out of sight and pulls spirited romance out of your lover's hat? You.

Can't We All Just Leave Porn Alone?

Roy Speckhardt | Posted 10.21.2013 | Media
Roy Speckhardt

While the religious right's attempts to ban porn in America may be stalled for the moment, the fight to ban pornography recently made inroads across the pond.

Men and Sex -- The Real Truth

Doug and Leslie Gustafson | Posted 10.19.2013 | Weddings
Doug and Leslie Gustafson

Society, the male species included, needs a better, more accurate view of men and what they truly want from their mate -- both when the clothes are on and when naked.

Preparing for College: 5 Things Your Mother Never Told You About Your Vagina

Dr. Yvonne Bohn, Dr. Allison Hill & Dr. Alane Park | Posted 10.19.2013 | College
Dr. Yvonne Bohn, Dr. Allison Hill & Dr. Alane Park

College comes with big life changes that you need to be prepared for, but it's important to pay respect to your vagina as well.

How Do You Feel About Sex and Teenage Sleepovers?

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 10.13.2013 | Parents
Soraya Chemaly

It seems logical to me that the same way I try to teach my kids to exercise, sleep well and be good people, I would teach them to have healthy sex and sleep with other good people.

How Porn Sex Is Different From Real Sex

Posted 08.06.2013 | Women

It seems like common sense that sex in porn doesn't mirror what men and women do in their own, non-commercialized bedrooms. But this point gets really...

LOOK: A Sex Education Comic Book?

Posted 08.05.2013 | Gay Voices

Since 2008, Saiya Miller and Liza Bley have held an open call for young people to create comics that address a variety of issues involved with sex edu...

California Teen Birth Rate Sees HUGE Drop, Report Says

Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 07.22.2013 | Politics

California’s teen birth rate has dropped nearly 60 percent as a result of expanded sex education programs, according to a report released by the Cal...