The hit TV series' storyline reflects the sexual desires that affect our relationships.
The hit TV series' storyline reflects the sexual desires that affect our relationships.
The hit TV series' storyline reflects the sexual desires that affect our relationships.
Can this frustrating, addictive and emotional roller coaster of a relationship all be worth it?
Can this frustrating, addictive and emotional roller coaster of a relationship all be worth it?
Can this frustrating, addictive and emotional roller coaster of a relationship all be worth it?
Finding new love can be challenging but healing—if you're ready for it.
Finding new love can be challenging but healing—if you're ready for it.
Finding new love can be challenging but healing—if you're ready for it.
We no longer seek mates solely for our survival. We're influenced by culture and society, too.
We no longer seek mates solely for our survival. We're influenced by culture and society, too.
During labor and delivery, you need a partner who's 100 percent able to support you. Here's how.
Despite the positives, setting aside a certain time for intimacy may not always be healthy.
Despite the positives, setting aside a certain time for intimacy may not always be healthy.
When you withdraw and just go through the motions, is that still a healthy relationship?
When you withdraw and just go through the motions, is that still a healthy relationship?
Research highlights the 'singles tax,' the high cost of handling finances without a partner.
A study ties depression, anxiety and lack of a partner to erectile dysfunction in younger men.
Take some advice on what to say (and not to say) regarding erectile issues.
Learn how to get the tools you need for a happy and healthy marriage.
Climaxes release chemicals that increase feelings of intimacy and satisfaction among partners.
Friends with benefits sounds like the perfect arrangement, but there’s work involved.
Friends with benefits sounds like the perfect arrangement, but there’s work involved.
Don't wait until it's too late. Agree on something now while you're still talking to each other.
Get ready for a year of 'wanderlove,' 'edudating,' 'dating up' and more.
Get ready for a year of 'wanderlove,' 'edudating,' 'dating up' and more.
Get ready for a year of 'wanderlove,' 'edudating,' 'dating up' and more.
Nonphysical intimidation is the most common and least reported form of sexual violence.
Sexual reconciliation after a fight can be quite thrilling, but does it do more harm than good?
Sexual reconciliation after a fight can be quite thrilling, but does it do more harm than good?
Can a couple find long-term sexual satisfaction so both have their varying needs met?
Can a couple find long-term sexual satisfaction so both have their varying needs met?
You can implement these dating experts' techniques if you can't afford to hire one.
You can implement these dating experts' techniques if you can't afford to hire one.
You can implement these dating experts' techniques if you can't afford to hire one.
Don't keep saying yes to everyone. Maybe it's time you made some time for yourself.
Don't keep saying yes to everyone. Maybe it's time you made some time for yourself.
New research reports that couples with favorable views of growing older have better sex lives.
New research reports that couples with favorable views of growing older have better sex lives.
We've all made mistakes. The trick is to learn from those experiences and become a better lover.
We've all made mistakes. The trick is to learn from those experiences and become a better lover.
We've all made mistakes. The trick is to learn from those experiences and become a better lover.
Try these therapist-recommended techniques before throwing in the towel.
Try these therapist-recommended techniques before throwing in the towel.
Are they cosmic connections or just a Machine Gun Kelly song?
Here's the truth behind the tired sitcom joke.
Here's the truth behind the tired sitcom joke.
Hollywood's representation of relationships often strays from reality, creating expectations.
Gen Zers are being open and honest about finances with potential partners.
If you find yourself drawn to narcissists, there are ways to break the cycle.
Conflict is an inevitable part of any relationship, but fighting well is a skill to develop.
Be prepared to take things slow when building a post-breakup friendship.
Be prepared to take things slow when building a post-breakup friendship.
A formal break may be an option for people who have reasons not to end their marriage.
We asked the experts how they might help a commitment-phobe.
Here's how evolution, brain architecture and genetic influences predispose us to cheat.
Creating a truly secure space is important for any long-term partnership. Find out how to do it.
Author Tom Murray, Ph.D., provides tips for couples who face sexual perfectionism.
Two therapists discuss the most frequent problems to cross their couches.
Two therapists discuss the most frequent problems to cross their couches.
Two therapists discuss the most frequent problems to cross their couches.
Does it really take only seconds to fall for someone? Or is it just lust?
This act reduces STI and pregnancy risk, but you should still do research and take precautions.
This act reduces STI and pregnancy risk, but you should still do research and take precautions.
Historically, getting cuffed goes further back than we think.
You can't undo the past, but you can learn to make peace with it.
No chronic health condition should be granted the power to end a promising love life.
The reason could be hybristophilia, a shared trauma or an attraction to 'bad boy' behavior.
For couples, a mental health challenge can feel like an unwelcome third party.
Once a day, once a week, once a month or any other frequency are all normal.
Though apps have made meeting new people easier, in-person meet-cutes are still fun.
Awareness of your partner's emotions and needs from their perspective can solidify a connection.
Author and dating coach Connell Barrett has tips for guys looking for love.
A cross-cultural study indicates that men tend to say those three little words before women.
Gender roles and social pressure may set up conflict between you and your partner.
It's time to get off the couch and date. Whether you go out or stay in, here are some ideas.
How much of a difference is too much for a relationship to endure?
No one said it was going to be easy. Here are some suggested topics to discuss before diving in.
If incredible sexual chemistry is a couple's only redeeming quality, experts have some advice.
Can questionnaires really tell you if you're perfect for your partner?
Opening up the conversation about contraception—and what happens if it fails—isn't easy.
Sure, you could call it quits, but that may not have been your goal.
Meet therapists who provide hands-on exercises to help you feel more comfortable with sex.
Explore the theories for how humans became monogamous millions of years ago.
Here are 5 tips to help you crush a first date and remind yourself that you're a great catch.
It's a critical time for your relationship, and all third-party advice needs to be beneficial.
Remember, it's about their fantasies, not yours.
How you respond to cues can mean the difference between staying together and growing apart.
In any relationship, couples feel pressure to be who they 'should be,' not who they want to be.
The earth didn't move, no stars in their eyes: Here are the real signs of the lovestruck.
You don't have to scrap your relationship, but you will need personal accountability.
Here's how to tactfully deal with inquisitive family and friends regarding your love life.
Overcoming the guilt and shame associated with ED can improve more than just intimacy.
Your love life will be different, just like everything else in this new stage of life.
Don't let yourself get caught in the tough aftermath of a split. Do what's best for you.
TikTok jumps on the spiritual wellness bandwagon as some people rethink sexual connections.
Ending a relationship is a big decision. Here's how to make the right choice.
Giving and receiving sexual permission is a skill that needs to be learned and developed.
Hugging, volunteering and cuddling pets all release the 'happy' hormone when you're flying solo.
If you've been busy with kids, career and life itself, you may have missed something: Romance.
COVID-19 has left us craving real connections—and honesty—more than ever.
Complicated notions about what it means to be a man can make separation tougher to handle.
No partnership is perfect. Know what to look for when you need help from a top professional.
Getting back in the game is daunting, but there are ways to ease into it.
Matrimony overseas can be magical, but get the paperwork done early so you enjoy the honeymoon.
Sending angry texts instead of talking IRL may be a sign of the tech phenomenon.
No matter how strong a relationship is, you're not a substitute for your partner's therapy.
Openly communicating about your psychological health can protect your relationship.
Identify what mental and emotional abuse look like and what to do next.
Audible and physical tics do not have to spell an end to romantic fulfillment.
From accusations of cheating to creating unrealistic expectations, take care with pornography.
From accusations of cheating to creating unrealistic expectations, take care with pornography.
From marrying sex dolls to saying 'I do' to a dolphin, matrimony just gets weirder and weirder.
Are young people really embracing 'feral dating' this year?
Forget red flags. Less obvious signals need to be addressed in a relationship, too.
Coping with BDD is going to be difficult for you and your partner, but experts have a plan.
Getting to know the real you better can be a game changer when you're looking for a new partner.
You're not going to experience the life change, but you should have some basic knowledge of it.
Netflix's most toxic dating show reveals the thorny truth about the tactic.
Some history, a few innovative matrimonial designs and a look at wedded bliss in the future.
It's a new dating term for an ages-old practice of not publicly declaring a relationship.
Is the grass really greener on the other side? Maybe you need to look inward to find out.
Unwanted appearances—even when you're asleep—don't always mean you're hung up on someone.
Are lesbians rushing into commitment or just letting their relationship run its course?
Are lesbians rushing into commitment or just letting their relationship run its course?
Whether you're jaded or just rusty, these expert tips could help you get back in the game.
While little-known, IED is more common than you might think, and more than just 'getting angry.'
The reality of having two beaus is both easier and harder than common conception.
Erotic visions can teach us about our deepest desires if we let them—or they can be meaningless.
What comes after you decline sex matters to your partner and your relationship.
The trendiest bedding item of the moment can be therapeutic for some.
Keeping in touch with almost-romantic partners is more common than you might think.
Challenges lie on the road ahead, but being prepared can help.
If you're considering opening up your relationship, it's important to be informed.
Impulsivity, difficulty focusing and emotional dysregulation are just the start.
Teledildonics are becoming more intelligent, thanks to groups of DIY developers.
Exploring fantasies shifts the focus from finishing to fun.
Dating has always been exhausting. Do the apps make it better or worse?
While similar, these three identities differ on the spectrum of sexual orientation.
These residences weren't just a '60s phenomenon. An intentional community may be near you today.
Here's how to nail this highly intense, multiplayer sexual experience—even if you're nervous.
The real question is how closely—and what you're willing to do to find out.
Go beyond the dreaded standalone, 'Hi,' by asking questions and showing you're interested.
Daily activities and model behaviors can help children establish boundaries.
The friends-to-lovers pipeline is much more popular than we ever thought.
It's possible to lose the magic touch—with yourself or a partner—but you can always get it back.
Sex toys bring reliable joy anytime, but especially when you're in need of connection.
There's a gap for women, but keeping track may allow you to be more in touch with your pleasure.
Not wanting to be touched sexually is a valid boundary worthy of respect.
A connection can manifest in a multitude of ways. Exploring new avenues can renew closeness.
Staying connected after sex can improve the experience as a whole.
Birth control cessation can have some unintended consequences.
Public displays of affection: You either love them or hate them.
Learn how to use this ancient Chinese practice to create a more sensual environment.
PPD is a common but often isolating experience. Help from others can make all the difference.
PPD is surprisingly common in men, but it often goes undiagnosed.
Listen to their words; they may help you get in touch with your sexuality and fantasies.
Here's how to tackle the challenges of starting to date while using a mobility aid.
Buzzwords range from funny (hesidating) to fishy (kitten fishing) to frightening (submarining).
Prenuptial contracts aren't just for the rich and powerful anymore.
Neurodiverse minds encourage an unconventional approach to intimacy.
Feeling joy for others may just be a polyamory trend, or it could be a path to a whole new you.
Yes, you can reveal your secret, spicy daydreams—even if the thought makes you cringe.
Both external and internal prejudice need to be dismantled to have a fulfilling partnership.
Learn new tools to take care of someone while also caring for yourself.
Opening up about a difficult condition can be tough, but it's worth it.
More stiff joints don't have to equate to less sex. Confidence and some assistance can help.
Stepping out on your partner is often the result of a much deeper issue within a relationship.
If chronic pain gets in the way in the bedroom, there are other wonderful ways to stay close.
Here's how to overcome your nerves and figure out what to say.
Trauma-based fear can cause a communication breakdown between you and your partner.
When you recoil at the rustle of a condom wrapper, how do you stay in the moment?
Spontaneous posting can have long-term consequences, so control what you share online.
Psychological manipulation is as insidious as it is harmful, but there are ways to recognize it.
Reevaluate your expectations of sex to make it less of a competition and more about intimacy.
From foxy Robin Hood to Jasmine from 'Aladdin,' is it normal to find them hot?
Platforms can both help and hinder a romance—it all depends on how you use them.
A negative view of your body could have a negative impact on your erections.
If your partner has sleep apnea, prioritize their health over inconveniences in the bedroom.
Mutual attraction can be nice but it's not the be-all and end-all of intimate partnerships.
The third film in Joachim Trier's trilogy successfully pulls off 'womansplaining' female desire.
Flip the script and look for some positive signs the next time you're on a date.
Polyamorous creators hope to improve representation, even with hurdles ahead.
You don't have to be a pro to create an unforgettable experience. Try these 7 steps to heaven.
If you and your partner resemble, say, brother and sister, there may be subconscious factors.
While we expect people to put their best foot forward, some photo alterations distort reality.
Don’t fear the worst. There are many other ways to express love, affection and ecstasy.
If you don't want to be swindled on Tinder or tricked into paying for a fake heiress, read this.
Your slumber problem could be negatively impacting your heart, so find the right treatment—now.
The fires of passion may have cooled down but that doesn't mean the spark is gone for good.
A standout profile isn't just for twenty-somethings. A good bio and photos can draw attention.
Everything is different now, and you're not the one setting the timeline.
Unpacking the communication and tension on Netflix's hit reality show.
Much more than a blow job: removing pressure, exploring boundaries
During your lifetime, emotional pain is inevitable—but it can become a physiological ailment.
You're going to want to set a reminder for this.
Recording and performing artists share stories of collaboration and communication in music.
Achieving orgasm isn't just about what happens between the sheets.
Finally, commerce and pop culture are catching up.
Feeling jealous is a normal emotion, but unchecked it can do more harm than good.
A painful climax does not mean a permanent ban on pleasurable experiences.
You've taken the most important step and sought a professional. When will it start to help?
Experts advise on how to help someone who's experienced pregnancy loss.
Brain regions are linked with motivation, addiction and physical pain.
The holiday's origins are as murky as they are unromantic.
The holiday's origins are as murky as they are unromantic.
A skin condition is not an immovable barrier to romantic fulfillment.
Make the most of this romantic holiday, even when you're stuck at home.
Make the most of this romantic holiday, even when you're stuck at home.
These tips may sound good in theory but are guaranteed to fall flat in action.
If someone showers you with affection and then disappears, you may be a victim of love bombing.
Your genes govern appearance and blood type, but they're also responsible for a whole lot more.
Get ahead of the post-relationship blues by bringing in a professional.
It may be fun in the moment, but that naughty nude may come back to haunt you.
Without quality zzz's, your libido may take a break.
Introducing slow, intentional touching is a game-changer for some.
What has the virus really done to us? How will this affect our ability to handle after-crisis?
Infertility, pregnancy and postpartum life all have unique stressors, but help is available.
Your body says one thing, but your brain is saying something else—it's natural but inconvenient.
Jumping from one relationship to the next isn't always bad, but it wasn't working for me.
Artists from one of America's busiest music cities reflect on the rhythm of relationships.
Everyone's reason to drink less is personal, but the steps to get there usually overlap.
When it comes to STI prevention, education beats criminalization.
Studies indicate that divorce rates are six times higher if couples meet on a dating app.
What feels like butterflies in your tummy is actually a cocktail of chemicals in the brain.
Honesty is not straightforward for some people. Empathy could help them break the lying habit.
Helping people feel safe and comfortable while they explore sexual interests is crucial.
Establishing healthy communication techniques includes understanding bad ones.
Bust your sexual anxiety by tackling internalized fatphobia.
Romantic aloofness can be an effective dating strategy—sometimes.
A look at the internet trolls who come after women speaking on feminism and misogyny.
Let's take a closer look at reality TV's unintentional romantic hellscapes.
Can love survive when your SO can't stand your four-legged best friend?
They're narcissistic, Machiavellian and even a little bit psychopathic.
No, you're not imagining it—dry spells can affect your mental and physical well-being.
This scandalous genre has some hidden benefits, so don't judge it by its cover.
When you combine a room full of strangers, marijuana and tantric massage, expect the unexpected.
Honest communication and an open mind are key when meeting a potential lover.
Being viewed by others in a sexual situation can be hot, as long as you're careful.
Knowing how to support someone who's grieving isn't always easy.
Deciding what to divulge on dating apps means anticipating ableism.
Getting older does not have to be the end of romance. Shed the stigma with a dose of confidence.
No longer could I tame first-date anxiety by getting tipsy. I had to learn some do's and don'ts.
Take a look through a different lens to get the real scoop on marital bliss.
Adaptability and good communication take a couple a long way down the right road of divorce.
How neurotypicals can come to better understand partners with autism spectrum disorder.
This type of auditory porn can give you both orgasms and 'brain-gasms.'
It's not as easy as one, two, three, but legal separation doesn't have to proceed painfully.
Here's a useful guide for managing expectations in a 'situationship.'
You need to know these things now if your hypothetical breakup starts shifting into reality.
You may get equal rights but not the same opportunities everywhere in the U.S.
Can you really fall in love over a picture of Spongebob?
Statistically, legal separations see an uptick after holidays, so what should you avoid?
When overthinking gets in the way of intimacy, it's time to take a step back.
Here's how to become a safe space so your friends and family feel they can open up.
Therapy with a significant other can help men cope with—or maybe even improve—erectile problems.
A lot of sexual education involves villainizing teen pregnancy. But is that fair?
Saying I'm sorry the wrong way can sometimes do more harm than good.
From 'lover' to 'daddy,' learn what they want to be called during sex.
Your baby's needs must be met right this second, but you and your partner have needs, too.
Cyber-flashing may give you a momentary thrill, but it's not worth the cost.
Too much cuddling or sweet talk outside the bedroom might throw cold water on your relationship.
Being on the spectrum can be tough, especially navigating the complexities of a relationship.
The physiological and psychological effects can have major effects on intimacy.
Multilingual romance can be magnifique—it just takes a bit more patience and effort.
No medical condition has to be the end of your dating life.
The extreme behaviors associated with the condition make day-to-day life difficult.
Not all sex requires penetration. Take some tips on how to please your partner in other ways.
Find satisfaction through family and friends, but don't forget to give back in equal measure.
Strike a balance between privacy and honesty to build trust in your intimate partnerships.
Sex therapists sign off on the idea of implementing touch without a taskmaster's hand.
Adult intimacy is a little more complicated than preschool rules teach us.
You're as old as you feel, yes? And the right moves, will keep you from generational conflict...
If you're happy with one partner or more, you may be ambiamorous—here's how to communicate that.
Ahead of a new memoir, the actor and author shared his previously private relationship status.
Tantra can improve your relationships, revitalizing your sexual and nonsexual chemistry.
Despite being rarely discussed and understudied, 'laughgasms' are definitely a thing.
Testing positive should not signal the end of romance in your life.
Talking will help in the long run, but pleasure can be achieved in the absence of an erection.
How to have a successful consensual non-monogamous relationship.
The actor told The London Times he's still learning how to navigate married life.
Playtime without commitment can be a fun way to spread your wings—if you do it the right way.
This unfortunate phenomenon may come for you and your relationship.
For some, a kiss is the real indicator of closeness.
Matrimony can be difficult to navigate when sex is no longer involved.
'I was so tired of rejection...I turned to steroids to improve my physique.'
For better or worse, the effect of erotica on libido is as polarizing as the medium itself.
There are better ways to learn about sex than from a friend on the school bus or from porn.
From 'pencil dicks' to 'chodes,' the truth about average girth might surprise you.
Here's why a distant feeling of disgust for your otherwise perfect partner may be important.
Having more than one partner may sound like a lot of fun, but it's not as easy as it sounds.
Children should understand sexual consent long before they understand sex.
Separations are losing their stigma as people celebrate their newfound independence.
Most are curable, but when left untreated, secondary complications can be life-threatening.
Ready to explore? Learn how to experiment with your sexual identity—the kind way.
The 'LA's Finest' actor opens up about his relationship and talking to his teens.
For the newly sober, sex can be weird and awkward but also bedframe-shaking.
If your sleep environment is a mess, your sex life could be a mess, too.
The comedian shares how he raises his kids—and how despite divorce, they 'came from love.'
Straight couples have a responsibility to treat their third wheels with respect.
Three women explain how having a taller partner impacts their sex lives.
This form of abuse involves control, and it's happening all around us.
Tips for incorporating erotic language into lovemaking—even if the idea makes you squirm.
Not all stigmatization is discrimination, but the connection is clear.
Whether you want a personal Cupid or have picked your prize already, use your brain first.
When anxiety becomes compulsive, seek help to learn how to embrace uncertainty.
There are many reasons couples break up, but infidelity seems to be a hard line.
After the momentous victory of marriage equality, are same-sex couples prepared to break up?
Lawyers can help you make the tough decisions, but they can't be your emotional support.
Therapy designed specifically for sexual function bridges patients' mental and physical issues.
Broadening our definitions also helps us broaden care, protection and prevention.
Without critical learning experiences, LGBTQIA+ folks face unique challenges coming of age.
Quitting or losing a job can strain a marriage, but communication can help avoid catastrophe.
If it's not a "Hell, yes," it's a no.
'I never felt like I wasn't married to him, even when we got divorced.'
Vaginal health issues do not have to be a death sentence for your sex life.
There’s a difference between appreciating a larger body and objectifying it.
From mood swings to shifting sex drives, the first few months can complicate your social life.
'My body, my choice' applies to your little ones as much as it applies to you.
Expert secrets on setting up a successful three-way—and making sure everyone has a good time.
Explain how vaginismus impacts your life—and how it can affect your partner—before having sex.
These tube-shaped devices aren't pleasurable, but they're essential for overcoming painful sex.
Helping your loved ones is good, but helping yourself may be best for all.
Your romantic life doesn't have to fizzle just because you're in different cities.
A cultural sea change against hookups is underway, and Netflix is riding the wave.
How can those affected by this autoimmune disorder still have fun?
Experts weigh in on how to make love last when your libidos just don't mesh.
It's OK to miss being single when you're partnered up. And vice versa!
Almost half of American couples prefer to snooze separately—that's not news to take lying down.
Make the most of this (hopefully) once-in-a-lifetime situation.
Heed an expert's advice on what you'll need to prepare before heading inside.
The marriage is over, but the potential for a healthy future is good as you rebuild your life.
The road to mental health recovery is long, and dating along the way brings its own challenges.
No, they aren't your birthing coach, but they're not a sex therapist, either.
Whether it's helpful or harmful depends a lot on the couple, experts say.
We never imagine we'll lose it, but reclaiming your individuality could save your relationship.
Congratulations, you're pregnant! And, no, that doesn't mean you should stop having sex.
Depression and anxiety can cause ED, and vice versa, so tackling mental obstacles is vital.
The diagnosis may be shoddy, but the symptoms are real enough.
This skin condition is often misunderstood, but the obstacles it poses to sex can be overcome.
Does acid make sex better or worse? Experiences vary for a number of reasons.
Living with chronic fatigue doesn't mean sacrificing your sex life.
They may have 'relationship' in the name, but their work is more about you than your partner.
Communicating your turnoffs can make sex a lot less awkward.
How sharing experiences can disarm gender-based abuse.
While we're 'getting back to normal,' consider adding these recent practices to your lifestyle.
Emotional highs and lows don't solely affect the patient.
Your craving is about much more than just being deprived of physical contact.
Staying in a marriage for your children might not be what's best for them...or for you.
Finding someone special is difficult enough, let alone trying to date when your ways are set.
The person behind your eyelids isn't the person next to you in bed. Should you be worried?
The symptoms can complicate a lot of things—including your romantic life.
An award-winning certified sex educator talks about opening up to a pleasure-based perspective.
Consider your motivation before erasing all signs of your ex.
Once stereotyped, lesbian characters are finally receiving more accurate representation on TV.
My friend's divorced parents have a great relationship years after separating. How do I do that?
Communication and caution are some of the smartest routes to a happy dating life.
Hulu's film 'False Positive' is just the latest in a long line of gestational terror.
Once we understood our mismatched needs, we were able to reframe and rebuild the relationship.
How changing your mindset can help you escape a cycle of unhappy relationships.
An intercourse-induced infarction is rare, but other factors affect post–heart attack intimacy.
More than 'zoning out,' dissociative episodes can prevent intimacy and pleasure.
Services use DNA profiles to match dream lovers, but does science back them up?
Scared of the apps? Don’t be—meeting people online is possible even if it's new to you.
You've bared your soul to your therapist, but seeing them buy milk and TP might be too much.
It’s not just a challenge for the body or mind but a combination of both that made me stronger.
Whether you want to party, crash or cozy up, it’s your choice how you spend this intimate time.
He tosses and turns. I grind my teeth. Is a good night’s sleep more important than togetherness?
Your partner is struggling beyond your ability to help, but refuses to go to therapy. What now?
From STI disclosure to kink friendliness, the queer community holds a wealth of knowledge.
From STI disclosure to kink friendliness, the queer community holds a wealth of knowledge.
Dating is hard, but knowing your attachment style can help prevent problems early on.
There can be a fine line between pleasing your partner and compromising who you are.
Having the same beauty standards can lead to comparison, but education and therapy help.
If you're looking to strengthen your emotional ties, flip that switch.
Addiction destroys families, but understanding its causes can help family members to survive.
Make sure you have a plan for what happens later.
Despite being stereotyped as promiscuous, some LGBTQ people are embracing abstinence.
Being bare-skinned around your children shouldn't be taboo.
It’s a huge change for both parents, so you’ll need to support each other.
Are your arguments escalating? Research shows how you can resolve them effectively.
The two identities often come in conflict with one another at their points of intersection.
Penile dysmorphic disorder is real, and so are its potential effects on your sex life.
Rules for when you want to get dirty (but not too dirty!) in the great outdoors.
A distorted view of your body can cause chaos in your life and relationships.
Reclaiming your life is a process of rebuilding independence and preventing future harm.
You met, you're dating, it's going well—is it time to get intimate?
The condition can impact your sex life, but it doesn’t have to destroy your relationship.
You may not love your partner's family, but mutual respect is essential for a happy marriage.
Overcoming divorce’s mental health impacts can help you move on without emotional baggage.
Which of the three styles are you? Define your relationship needs to find the right partner.
Gone are the days when sapphic films were joyously curious about sex.
Protect your partnership from collapse by spotting the causes of marriage failure early.
Anxiety is more than a mental illness—it can easily become a third wheel.
A TikTok meme has breathed new life into an old desire to change how throats work.
From dim lighting to messy backgrounds and a lack of consent, these are the pitfalls to avoid.
Ditch the textbook first date of drinks and dinner and try something else.
Dating apps are daunting enough. Now add the obstacle course of socializing while plus-size.
People with autoimmune disorders face a number of difficulties, including with sexual function.
This sex act is relatively common, but there are serious risks to consider.
The fertility conversation is inevitably emotional, but it doesn’t have to freak everyone out.
Addiction can destroy a partnership, but providing support is essential for recovery.
Some honest answers from sexually active adults.
It’s not most people's idea of romance, but separate beds can bring health benefits.
Parenthood is a big decision, but not one that must be made right away.
Doing the right thing for a loved one may not mean playing the hero.
How to discuss your decision with a partner, and where to turn if they're not supportive.
Here are steps to take, and not take, if a partner tells you they're battling depression.
This new extension to an old sporting metaphor encourages a high-pressure approach to sex.
Here's what might be causing your bad breath and how you can get rid of it.
Stress impacts your level of sexual desire, but it may do so differently for men and women.
Stress impacts your level of sexual desire, but it may do so differently for men and women.
Media encourages men to dominate, but listen and learn from your partner about what they want.
Support a partner with perceived ejaculate volume reduction by taking a proactive approach.
Discussing your eating disorder with your partner is vital to your health and your relationship.
Dealing with the root cause of an unhealthy relationship with food can help in the bedroom, too.
Celibacy has been redefined and is more prevalent than society recognizes.
Careful decisions regarding conception and pregnancy are nobody's business but your own.
While sex declined for many, others got more creative, studies show.
You’ve tried your hand at online dating, but what about good old-fashioned real life?
Circumstances keep changing now that we have vaccinations, so where do you begin?
Frank communication with a partner about health is an important aspect of your sex life.
These tests provide access to tons of info, which can induce more than a little anxiety.
You don't need to be on thin ice to benefit from it.
Foreskin or no foreskin, your bits need a good cleaning. Find out how to get in there properly.
Daydreaming about that steamy barista probably doesn't always mean you're doomed
A solo show or a mutual jerk party with your partner can heat things up in the bedroom.
With a little imagination, the old standard still has a few tricks left in it.
Four millennials prove sex under your parents’ roof isn’t off the table.
Diet, supplements, special baths and de-stressing are just a few of the treatments available.
Being one-breasted and/or flat-chested are options more and more women are choosing.
When other solutions aren’t an option, surrogacy remains a dependable way to have a child.
They're universally used, but love languages may hinder more than help your relationship.
You've just gotten used to ghosting. Now you have zombieing to worry about.
Abuse of all forms can create vicious cycles. Know when to step away.
Is your marriage worth saving? If so, marriage counseling might be your way home to each other.
Try these affection alternatives when being physically intimate is out of the cards.
You're better off single if you're missing sexual communication with your partner.
It only took one political scandal to spark a global movement.
Does sleep apnea get in the way of getting hot and heavy?
While often confused for one another, the two sexual identities are distinct.
And why sleeping with a post-sex partner can create a big divide.
They're not a solution of first resort, but may help if you've run out of other options.
Divorce doesn't have to be an agonizing event. Try these tips to navigate the process.
A herpes diagnosis doesn't have to mean the end of sex for either of you.
Marriage takes work, and if it doesn’t work out, there are several solutions.
Whether it’s a different sex drive or sexual preference, you can still stay on the same page.
The perks of separation are clear for some parents, but what about for the kids?
If you have a loved one with GAD, offering relief can improve life for both of you.
Transitioning from romance to friendship can be difficult. We’ve got you covered.
New resources can help you decide if having a child is the right fit for you.
Sex dreams might be awkward, but they help you process complex emotions.
Five tips for crafting naked pics that will have them moaning, not groaning.
FOD is a sexual disorder that can seem overwhelming without the right approach.
Bringing a baby into the world can bring emotional upheaval. Here's how to support your partner.
A loved one can make a real difference after a man receives a testicular cancer diagnosis.
A 101 guide to fitting a whole hand inside a vagina.
The art of conflict resolution is one of the most valuable tools you and your partner can share.
Immediate side effects are well-known, but what happens after years or decades is less clear.
After a pandemic-induced dry spell, Americans are ready to glove up.
If you need to bond with someone before being sexually attracted, you might be demisexual.
It's normal to be curious about your partner's sexual history, but be careful how you ask.
Empathy, teamwork and attentiveness to the needs of both partners are crucial.
You shouldn’t have to decide between clear skin and safe sex.
Applying new facets of intimacy to your relationship can keep the embers burning.
Creating a mutual support network is the first step.
Taking SSRIs doesn’t have to wreck your sex life.
While some think bisexuality is made up, science says an attraction to both genders is very real
Beloved by many, polyamory requires understanding and ethics before joining the crowd.
Keeping your relationship fresh doesn’t have to cost a fortune.
The right professional can help you and your partner in the ways you need it most.
There are plenty of benefits associated with this erotic practice—here's how to start.
Cold, hard technology is heating up—with great results.
Supporting a loved one is important, but practicing self-care is essential to your well-being.
Mental and emotional issues can be as much of a struggle in the bedroom as outside of it.
True stories of three people who impulsively have sex while they slumber.
You don't need to flip around 14 times per session to be a sexual dynamo.
Interested in a three-way? Learn the basics before diving into bed with your partner, plus one.
You may believe abstaining will keep your legs strong. Science has a different answer.
Not heterosexuality and not homosexuality, bisexuality is often misunderstood and ignored.
In person and sooner rather than later are kinder ways to start both partners on a new path.
If you suffer from endometriosis, including your partner in your struggle can bring comfort.
It’s never been more important for partners to set aside time for intimacy.
Aching joints don’t have to ruin your romantic life.
Understanding therapeutic strategies can help you help a loved one battle panic disorder.
Sometimes, exploring your desires can lead to questions about your sexuality—and that's OK.
HIV detection and treatment have come a long way. Here’s a primer on HIV causes and stages.
Empathy and openness in discussing both physical and psychological issues are essential.
While infection is prevalent, mostly harmless, there are some important reasons to tell your par
Because the penis plays a vital role in bodily functions, maintaining its health is essential.
Grief, doubt and frustration—heavy emotions can take their toll on a partnership.
A loved one's support can be as important as treatment when battling substance use disorder.
From dryness to pain, sometimes the body knows what the heart wants.
In any relationship, finding the best ways to communicate can be like learning a new language.
Every relationship has its benefits and challenges, no matter how many people are involved.
Divorce can be painful, but living in a toxic marriage can cause lasting damage for everyone.
Marriage can be a struggle, but with communication and compassion, you can overcome conflict.
Marriage isn't as universal as film and television would have us all believe.
This scary-sounding STD resists treatment and shines a light on the importance of testing.
Marriage rates have been declining for years, so what exactly are people doing instead and why?
You might think a domestic partnership is just marriage without the baggage. You'd be wrong.
Making such a move during an argument can sometimes be a sign of power, strength and commitment.
Use our guide of do's and don'ts to get the care you need while caring for someone else.
This is how four people handle wandering thoughts during intimate moments.
Young adults are upsetting sexual norms and changing how older generations talk about sex.
Post-delivery, it's easy to feel pressured to get back at it—but your partner will have to deal.
Sexuality is about more than who you want to sleep with—it's about who you are.
What you believe you're communicating and what actually gets communicated may not be the same.
If consensual nonmonogamy is difficult to comprehend, here's a good place to start learning.
Meeting the parents looks a little different for people who have more than one partner.
If the relationship is no longer serving you, here's how to confidently navigate an exit.
If a partner tests positive for an STD, use these tips to safely address the situation.
Men can hurt after an abortion, too—sometimes with serious psychological ramifications.
If the emotional support is gone and you feel better off alone, perhaps it's time to reassess.
Fight much? There's a quick but not-so-easy remedy that will help in a major, mature way.
If you’re struggling to conceive, you still have many options to consider.
Support your partner during menopause in a way that fosters a healthy dynamic for both of you.
We all know masturbation is normal, yes, but it might have more benefits than just having fun.
The rise of STDs in gay and bisexual men creates more risk for HIV and other complications.
Moving in with a partner changes a relationship's dynamic, for better and worse.
As long as humans have known how babies are made, we've looked for ways to prevent having them.
Stressed and overworked? Creativity and communication can keep your sex life alive.
Every woman’s experiences with pregnancy are different—including how they feel about sex.
Life with obsessive-compulsive disorder is difficult, but your sex life doesn't need to suffer.
Being a divorced parent can be complicated, but you can still keep your kids' home life happy.
Erectile dysfunction may be unknown territory for some men, but time is a great guide.
Being intimate is great, but you may not want the kids, roommates or parents to hear it all.
The answer depends on your situation and comfort level. There's no right or wrong way.
When grieving a lost relationship, common practices definitely work, but so do new techniques.
It's not uncommon for a period of mourning to ignite your sexual desire.
Affairs are usually complicated situations, and sexual dysfunction can play a role.
These five tips will help you navigate a difficult situation and be a valued resource.
The biggest surprises were…well, just read on and you might be quite surprised, too.
Sometimes it's just not going to work. Breaking up may be the fastest way back to happiness.
Thankfully, it's true love, because it takes some of that when one partner has a bowel disease.
If you find yourself wondering what else is out there in relationships, you're not the only one.
Expect the unexpected, and you'll be able to adjust to your ever-changing sex drive.
A thorough understanding of divorce can help ease any ensuing stress.
Cheating may be an alluring idea, but the painful ramifications are not worth it.
The tie that binds may feel a little too binding if you're in lockdown with your lover.
Relationships can be terrifying when you have social anxiety. Banish the fear and trust romance.
Adopting an embryo may provide a path to parenthood for couples with infertility issues.
Consent and risk-awareness are sexy practices that bring greater pleasure to everyone.
More traditional matchmaking hasn't vanished in the digital era, but it has evolved.
The signs of abuse follow a relatively predictable trajectory from courtship to control.
Women who persistently experience low sex drive could suffer from sexual dysfunction.
I'd already come out. Did I have to come out again—as bisexual—and how would that be received?
Flashbacks, guilt, fear and avoidance can all be signs telling you to seek a doctor's diagnosis.
If you're beginning a hormonal transition, you should know about genital changes.
In the fight versus prostate cancer, ADT can be a strong defense but also an unwelcome opponent.
Loving each other through recovery isn't easy, but hard work can make a relationship stronger.
Though LGBTQIA+ people have come far in public acceptance, there's still a lot of work ahead.
Give your marriage the best chance of success by getting on the right side of these statistics.
If you've never desired a relationship or been attracted to someone, perhaps you're aromantic.
During pregnancy, everything is always changing. Be prepared for your sex life to change, too.
Attitudes about sex have evolved significantly—so, too, should the attitude toward herpes.
You're never too old to live the life you were meant to live.
If your past is weighing you and your sex life down, it's time to stop facing it alone.
Period sex has tons of perks from more intense orgasms to relieving menstrual cramps.
Opening up about your desires and needs could lead to a relationship with hotter sex.
Raising a child can be one of life's great joys, but presents challenges for LGBTQIA+ parents.
And it has nothing to do with your (or your partner's) performance.
Unchecked, depression can negatively impact all of your relationships, including intimate ones.
This is definitely not your grandmother's sex-therapy session.
Enhancing your sight, smell, hearing, taste and touch can make for an exhilarating experience.
How do you keep your love life alive in an increasingly virtual world? Here are some ideas.
'What's your love language?' has become a common dating question, but what does it really mean?
If you feel like you're sacrificing your needs for other people, you may need to set boundaries.
Painful sex isn't the end of intimacy—you just need a new approach.
Post-traumatic stress disorder can upend life for patients and those who love them.
Performance anxiety can happen to the best of us. But it doesn't have to get the best of us.
Ostomy surgery can save your life—but will change it, too. Learn how to stay sexually active.
You're in bed, but your partner can't get or stay hard; and won't talk about it. Now what?
Get comfortable talking about consent, sexual preferences and bodies with your companion.
I never got the fuss around sexy celebrities and mysterious strangers. I needed something more.
Here's why everyone is getting back together during the pandemic.
Sexting that special photo is a sincere expression of your love today. But what about tomorrow?
The closer to the time of ovulation you have sex, the better the chances to conceive.
Technology can help you find love, but don't listen to everything you hear about dating apps.
You had a vasectomy, but now you want to conceive. What are your options?
Frequent anxiety can wreak havoc on your sex life, unless you learn to overcome it.
Research says it won’t hurt your breakup recovery—but don’t expect closure, either.
Too many people don't understand this relationship style, which leads to much misinformation.
There may be benefits to self-love, even when the mood doesn't strike.
A rebound may make you feel better for now, but experts say it’s probably just a distraction.
Sex addiction is a behavioral disorder that can lead to complications in all aspects of life.
Whether your relationship is rocky or rock-solid, the pandemic is revealing many truths.
Monogamy is just the way things are—right? Maybe not!
Feeling stressed? You're not alone. Know the facts, so you can live a better life.
There are ways to adapt and thrive in a relationship impacted by Alzheimer’s disease.
Understand the ins and outs of online romance before you look for love on your smartphone.
Postpartum depression can create rifts between partners and sever intimate bonds.
Do you have some secret desires you want to explore? Right this way!
ED doesn’t have to kill the moment, if you know what to say and do when it happens.
Stuck at home? Try these approaches to get your partner to shape up and put out for better sex.
Dating is stressful enough without having to teach your partner all about your ED.
Why getting laid in the A.M. may help jump-start your day.
Long-distance relationships should be easier to maintain in the digital age. Are they?
Whether an old hand or a new practitioner, you can always learn more about masturbation.
Learn how to adapt your love language in a relationship and communicate this with your partner.
Health pros advocate for disclosure from individuals who have HSV. Some sufferers disagree.
It’s embarrassing…but common. Despite changes, herpes doesn’t have to destroy your sex life.
You love your partner and want the best for them, but be wary of sending the wrong message.
Find out how to counter the difficulties serious intestinal issues can cause to your sex life.
Recovering from addiction is a challenge, but so is loving someone who is struggling with it.
People who are submissive during sex still have control over scenes, and their lives.
If your kinks are must-haves, you need to address them early with new partners.
I’m navigating a gender transition in my relationship, and you can, too.
To mate for life or for a season? Learn more about the science of back-to-back relationships.
You don’t have to be polyamorous to take advantage of some poly-centric tips.
Questioning your sexual attractions when you’re with someone doesn’t have to end a relationship.
Public perception regarding polyamory, or consensual nonmonogamy, has shifted over time.
No, not everyone feels sexual attraction. Asexuality is as normal as any sexual orientation.
Nonmonogamy can be a lot to ask of a partner, but careful and considerate communication helps.
You’re not a whippersnapper anymore! But there’s still time (and ways) to roll in the hay.
You’re not a whippersnapper anymore! But there’s still time (and ways) to roll in the hay.
You’re not a whippersnapper anymore! But there’s still time (and ways) to roll in the hay.
Facing COVID-19’s social restrictions as a single woman taught me valuable dating lessons.
You love each other but express it differently. How do you make sure you’re on the same page?
Work on your long-distance relationship with these tips to maintain and improve your sex life.
Despite different communication styles, with patience and openness you can reach understanding.
It doesn’t always roll off the tongue, but dirty talk is possible even for the shiest of us.
Communication about your sexual needs can lead to a more fulfilling and engaging partnership.
Be open and honest with your partner to build a foundation for healthy and rewarding sex.
People have different motivations for cuddling, but the benefits are fairly universal and fun.
A dirty picture in your inbox can be exciting, but how can you feel safe when you send one?
Porn is becoming more socially acceptable. Is it time to incorporate it into your sex life?
A partner's infidelity can hurt. But you can find love again, in this relationship or a new one.
Emotional abuse can be subtle. Know the signs to watch for and the ways to get help.
Getting tested is easy, and talking to your partner about it should be easy, too.
Recognizing, managing and preventing stress will help you make the most of your love life.
Just a few small changes to your daily routine can make a big difference to your well-being.
A focus on communication is imperative to a relationship's foundation.
Your sexual desire may fade after a heart attack, but it will return.
Let's clear the air and reframe some of the most common misconceptions about BDSM.
There’s no reason for sex to be routine or boring. Perhaps all you need is a new direction.
Communication and self-examination are key to polyamorous relationships.
Talking through your sexual insecurities is good for the soul and the best way to overcome them.
Being married during a pandemic is a roller coaster, but it’s important to enjoy the ride.
Improve your quarantine sex life, while you and your better half endure the pandemic.
More couples are assessing the role of love languages in their relationships—and in the bedroom.
Up to 20 percent of women suffer dyspareunia. Here’s a journey through the psychological causes.
You should discuss PEVR with your doctor, especially if there’s an underlying condition.
If you’re considering the procedure, it’s time to learn the pros and cons of circumcision.
While most males were circumcised as babies, some adult men are choosing to undergo the snip.
A penis curvature often caused by trauma, Peyronie’s disease can affect your comfort during sex.
Living with PE is challenging but not hopeless. Solutions exist. Find one that works for you.
The decision to get a penile implant is a serious one and calls for some serious research.
Solving the mysteries of erectile dysfunction can ease anxiety and prepare you for next steps.
Porn that digs into the raw feelings of a sexual encounter can be a unique turn-on.