Most STDs and STIs are curable if caught early, and if not, they can be managed with treatment.
This sexual health roadmap helps you discover your wants and goals in the bedroom.
Learn how to create an unforgettable festival experience—even if you're going it alone.
If you’re thinking of adding an element of fear to spice up your sex life, read this now...
If you’re thinking of adding an element of fear to spice up your sex life, read this now...
Undergrad sex weeks invite convos about consent, kink and partnerships.
Porn stars make deep throating look easy, but can it hurt the rest of us mere mortals?
Porn stars make deep throating look easy, but can it hurt the rest of us mere mortals?
No longer a death sentence, this STD can be treated successfully—but it must be diagnosed early.
How can you communicate your needs and concerns in an increasingly maskless dating pool?
How can you communicate your needs and concerns in an increasingly maskless dating pool?
How can you communicate your needs and concerns in an increasingly maskless dating pool?
Once you reach a comfortable place in your sex life, it's important to know how to stay there.
Once you reach a comfortable place in your sex life, it's important to know how to stay there.
Having this conversation with a partner doesn't have to be awkward—it can be fun, too.
Having this conversation with a partner doesn't have to be awkward—it can be fun, too.
Ignore the stigma. Find out what sexually transmitted diseases are and how to avoid them.
George Washington students lead an effort to make the pill more accessible on campus.
But this may be a good sign, indicating more people are willing to report occurrences.
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.
Learn how to define and communicate your boundaries to protect yourself on campus.
Increased access to hormonal birth control and PreP may contribute to riskier sex behaviors.
Sexual safety in bed can be enhanced through good vocabulary and safe words..
Sexual safety in bed can be enhanced through good vocabulary and safe words..
Prepare yourself for all the twists and turns you may face in your sex life.
Intimate relationships can seem intimidating when you have an STD, but don't feel ashamed.
Diverse casting and fair payment form the foundation of this sector of adult entertainment.
CF is going to affect every part of your life. But that doesn't mean you can't have great sex.
An estimated 1 in 5 Americans have a sexually transmitted infection on any given day.
While caution regarding STIs and STDs is important, don't let anxiety and fear overwhelm you.
Here's how to safely perform the a deep throat fellatio session.
There's much more to feeling safe during sex than condoms and birth control.
It's all a matter of risk tolerance and just how close to the edge you're willing to be.
It's all a matter of risk tolerance and just how close to the edge you're willing to be.
It's all a matter of risk tolerance and just how close to the edge you're willing to be.
It's all a matter of risk tolerance and just how close to the edge you're willing to be.
From early reports to a national health emergency, the virus is beginning to pick up momentum.
It's time to start thinking about precautions for your safety.
Remember, it's about their fantasies, not yours.
Remember, it's about their fantasies, not yours.
The CDC finds an increasing number of transmissions. Safety measures can protect you.
Returning to life as usual following a brain attack can be like walking a tightrope.
Mononucleosis is a tale of infection heard 3 million times in the U.S. every year.
Want to buy a sex toy for your penis? Avoid these rookie mistakes.
Not all penis-like objects that vibrate—electric toothbrush?—are safe for masturbation.
No, it's not quite as easy as porn would have you believe, but the payoff can be worth the work.
Modern sex-positive gatherings are much different, and likely safer, than blasts from the past.
My childhood trauma and experiences have greatly influenced my sexual journey.
You should be aware of these 8 ingredients before a 'glove' goes on or in your body.
Would you accept an invitation? If so, go in with your eyes open and play to your strengths.
Whether giving or receiving, here are the facts to do things safely.
A deep dive into the comment section reveals gaps in our collective sex health education.
Billions of people worldwide have herpes simplex virus type 1. Do we have your attention now?
Learn how to cope with aches below your waist without compromising your quality of life.
The number of seniors contracting sexually transmitted diseases is on the rise in the U.S.
More stiff joints don't have to equate to less sex. Confidence and some assistance can help.
If chronic pain gets in the way in the bedroom, there are other wonderful ways to stay close.
It's possible to elicit an allergic reaction on your partner with basic skin-to-skin contact.
A study indicates a link between meeting online and potentially unsafe behavior—use your head.
Osteopath Evan Goldstein talks all things butt to educate and excite the masses.
There are many things to avoid during pregnancy. Making love isn't one of them.
A centuries-old stigma about the industry persists, but proponents hold out hope for progress.
Learn the benefits of anal play for men and how to safely do it for mind-blowing orgasms.
Everything is different now, and you're not the one setting the timeline.
A breakdown of the many options.
An almost-complete primer of LGBTQIA+ slang and terminology.
This seminal decision creates a path for other companies to market contraception for anal sex.
A community unrepresented in the billion-dollar industry stakes its claim.
If you can't isolate, follow these tips to have safer sex during an infection.
Yes, evidence suggests pre-exposure prophylactics will still do the job.
This combination fluid is possible for most vulva owners to achieve.
Its symptoms can be nil, its effects not felt for years, but HPV should be top of mind.
Introducing slow, intentional touching is a game-changer for some.
When it comes to STI prevention, education beats criminalization.
You'll have to consider your safety, if you can first get past the weird factor.
MGen is an STD with symptoms similar to other known infections, so why don’t we talk about it?
Being viewed by others during a sexual experience can be hot, as long as you're careful.
What is a wax kink? Find your hot spot by learning about sexual hot wax play.
Your 'smart' sex toy could be vulnerable to some not-so-smart cybersecurity flaws.
Law enforcement agencies and American courtrooms don’t really know how to handle adult content.
Round ligament pain can arise during pregnancy—communication and creativity are key.
Experts reveal a 5-step plan for achieving great casual sex.
Ready to level up your solo sessions and partner sex? There's a toy for that.
Your go-to guide for discovering anal plugs, beads, prostate massagers and more.
There are some things to keep in mind if you're going to switch to using coconut oil vaginally.
Try these solutions to minimize pain during sex.
Here are seven types of tools for women who want to take charge of their own pleasure.
The sexually transmitted disease's long-term health impacts can cause permanent complications.
Political activism and education are key for this escort.
Demystify the gaps in sex ed, and learn practical solutions to keep you safe.
Americans ages 9 to 26 can be vaccinated against HPV—but what if you're older?
Making a splash outdoors sounds adventurous and sexy...but can it lead to diseases and STIs?
Making a splash outdoors sounds adventurous and sexy...but can it lead to diseases and STIs?
Making a splash outdoors sounds adventurous and sexy...but can it lead to diseases and STIs?
Urinary tract infections can lead to a life-threatening condition. Here are the warning signs.
Playtime without commitment can be a fun way to spread your wings—if you do it the right way.
To curb my sexual frustration and the risk of COVID-19, I've taken my sex life online.
There are better ways to learn about sex than from a friend on the school bus or from porn.
The actress shares how she rebuilt her life after sexual abuse and assault.
Throat irritation after oral sex may be the first sign you have an STI/STD.
Throat irritation after oral sex may be the first sign you have an STI/STD.
That skin irritation could be a sign of an STI.
Female bodies are only as mysterious as you make them, even if you have one yourself.
Some things even you—an expert in the field—may not know about one of your favorite activities.
What you should know about the unwelcome comeback of one of the most feared STDs in history.
While usually harmless, it can also be a sign of underlying health issues.
From an air mattress to memory foam, view the best and worst positions from industry experts.
Latex, lambskin or luminescent: What you wrap up with makes a difference.
Does your head ever hurt during or after sexual climax? Experts say you’re not alone.
The right prophylactic for you is much more complicated than whether it uses animal products.
The right prophylactic for you is much more complicated than whether it uses animal products.
If it's not a "Hell, yes," it's a no.
Despite years of advancement, there’s much more to learn about this still-misunderstood virus.
Before COVID, a virus had already infected the globe. We might fix it the same way.
Expert secrets on setting up a successful three-way—and making sure everyone has a good time.
How were members impacted by COVID-19 restrictions and what do the new guidelines look like?
It's fallen off the virus radar, but protecting yourself is key to enjoying your summer outside.
Heed an expert's advice on what you'll need to prepare before heading inside.
No, they aren't your birthing coach, but they're not a sex therapist, either.
Men who are generously endowed—and their partners—will tell you to be careful what you wish for.
Congratulations, you're pregnant! And, no, that doesn't mean you should stop having sex.
How sharing experiences can disarm gender-based abuse.
Instagram's That Gay Butt Stuff Doctor Carlton offers the anal analysis you need.
You've always made sure you were regularly tested for STIs. What could go wrong?
A sex educator discusses why therapy can be good for you and your loved ones.
Asking about a new partner's testing habits is an awkward but necessary part of dating.
Experimentation and exploration are key when trying to find that sweet spot.
Does 'Hot Vax Summer' mean a coinciding return to in-person health appointments? It should.
From urine to blood, fluids can be a huge turn-on for some. Here's the deal on fluid fetishism.
Testing and treatment aren't impossible, but gaining access to solutions can be difficult.
Yoni eggs have surged in popularity, but they're a yo-no from doctors.
If you're looking to strengthen your emotional ties, turn on the lights.
Make sure you have a plan for what happens later.
With infections on the rise, everyone should take precautions and know the risks.
Want to be prepared for penetration? Here's what to choose from for protection and pleasure.
Scabies is an easily treated parasitic infection that carries a damaging social stigma.
A TikTok meme has breathed new life into an old desire to change how throats work.
Some honest answers from sexually active adults.
The instability brought on by BPD can encourage promiscuity and risky sexuality.
These similar viruses have some very important differences.
With condoms, mistakes during sex can happen, including breaks, slips and falls.
With condoms, mistakes during sex can happen, including breaks, slips and falls.
With condoms, mistakes during sex can happen, including breaks, slips and falls.
If you have osteoporosis, caution and creativity are key to continuing a healthy sex life.
You're better off single if you're missing sexual communication with your partner.
Some products could be problematic for your penis.
Restless legs syndrome sufferers have an uncontrollable urge to move their legs, even at night.
A herpes diagnosis doesn't have to mean the end of sex for either of you.
Rates crept to an all-time high in 2019, with marginalized communities hit hardest.
Research gaps prevent us from knowing the full repercussions of HIV and AIDS on fertility.
Many say the announcement is a step in the right direction but no silver bullet.
As you create a new life, you'll have to navigate sex with a very different body.
Cold, hard technology is heating up—with great results.
True stories of three people who impulsively have sex while they slumber.
If you're hooking up, you may want to look into this HIV prevention drug.
Surprise: Your regular STI screening doesn't include one. Here's why it's best to be proactive.
Discussing your concerns when dealing with an STD doesn't have to be so hard.
Stories about syphilis have been around for more than 500 years. What's real and what's myth?
Disadvantages in dark-field microscopy have led to its replacement in syphilis detection.
In addition to using protection, many other practices are necessary to maintain safety in bed.
Dating can be exciting and fun, but it can also be stressful—and, in the worst cases, scary.
If it’s your first time, here are the easiest and best anal sex positions for maximum intimacy.
Herpes can't be cured, but you can treat cold sores caused by the virus.
The rise of STDs in gay and bisexual men creates more risk for HIV and other complications.
As long as humans have known how babies are made, we've looked for ways to prevent having them.
Hollywood loves a splashy sex scene, but what are the realities of underwater sex?
Our do’s and don’ts will make your first anal experience memorable, for all the right reasons.
Is sex addiction a real medical condition or simply an excuse for errant bedroom behavior?
The U=U campaign seems too good to be true, but studies increasingly support it.
Consent and risk-awareness are sexy practices that bring greater pleasure to everyone.
Certain lifestyle habits, including unprotected sex, may be to blame. Find out the facts.
While treatable, syphilis can cause major long-term health problems if not addressed quickly.
Use some tried-and-true tips to get the most out of BDSM negotiations—and what follows.
A threesome might be a great way to spice up your love life. But how do you make it happen?
Prevention is definitely best, but with early treatment, most HIV cases won't advance to AIDS.
Standard sex ed, especially in regard to nontraditional identity models, doesn't measure up.
Herpes is one of the most common STDs in the world. Here are facts about living with the virus.
Even a quick, impromptu cleanse needs to be done the right way.
Here's why everyone is getting back together during the pandemic.
Want to learn about lube? Check out these four categories to consider before purchase.
Don’t interrupt foreplay for lunges, but a stretch before sex can improve intimate evenings.
Prostate orgasms can offer a new realm of pegging pleasure for the curious.
Here's a guide on how to avoid it—and treat it if you get it.
Biting during heightened periods of sexual arousal isn’t only normal: it’s a natural reaction.
Condoms have been a 'no-brainer' method of birth control since the 1980s—what happened?
Is this kind of anal play healthy or dangerous to your mouth, throat or other areas?
Far from being bad for your health, edging can help with ED and other sexual health issues.
Whether an old hand or a new practitioner, you can always learn more about masturbation.
Here's what you're really sucking.
Here's what you're really sucking.
Everyone needs a safe sex kit to prevent unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections.
Sex is one of the most fun forms of exercise. Here’s how to maximize the intensity.
Here's how to avoid the dreaded death-grip masturbation syndrome.
If a toy goes into your body, make sure it comes out.
If you’re new to anal sex, here are some pointers for a safe and pleasurable experience.
Sex stops for nothing, not even a pandemic. But you can be smart about it.
Dating online opens the world for potential partners, but strangers are strangers. Stay safe.
Be open and honest with your partner to build a foundation for healthy and rewarding sex.
A dirty picture in your inbox can be exciting, but how can you feel safe when you send one?
States are trying to make intentionally slipping off or damaging your condom a criminal offense.
Sexually transmitted diseases and sexually transmitted infections have distinct differences.
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.
Being pregnant changes everything—including sex. You have questions; we have answers.
Popular ED medications can be abused if you don’t follow doctor’s orders.
It’s possible for a man to 'break' his penis, which could cause a long-term health concern.