Pleasure is part of health. Swell is a blog and educational resource exploring sexual wellness, intimacy, relationships, sexual health, and mindfulness.
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How do you define emotional infidelity? Well, it’s tricky.
~ Jor-El Caraballo
Accountability, growth, and healing comes from confronting our dark sides in relationships.
~ Reina Gattuso
At a time when we’re expanding our definition of “sex,” we should consider what even counts as foreplay.
~ Gigi Engle
People who don’t experience sexual attraction often pleasure themselves and have sex with others.
~ Cassandra Corrado
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We’re resurrecting our interview series with friends of Swell across the globe.
~ Rachel Malkin
in order to have meaningful relationships, we must allow ourselves to be vulnerable. Here’s how.
Needing space doesn’t always mean your relationship is in trouble, but it can be tough to request it.
Four months into the pandemic, people are feeling stuck and lonely. Finding an “intimacy buddy” might help.
~ Moushumi Ghose
What it’s like to be transgender and have a baby, in a world that centers cishet people.
~ Sydney Bauer
Here’s how to start exploring what your sexual fantasies means, how to communicate them, and how to explore them safely.
~ Laura Delarato
How can we reset our homes to invite a more satisfying season of sex, self-love, and sensuality?
~ Tara Aura
In some states, the pandemic has made it even harder for pregnant people to access abortion care.
~ Danielle Campoamor
Here are six helpful Swells posts about why sex might be painful or uncomfortable, and what to do about it.
Is it possible to wipe the slate clean with a former lover?
This fall, take stock of your sexual health and hygiene.
Lots of us are embracing sexting in a socially distant world.
~ R.T. Collins
Here’s what to do if you find yourself in a sex rut.
When we are underfed or overworked, we often struggle to have pleasurable sex.
~ Hannah Nussbaum
Virgo season asks: How can you be of service to pleasure right now?
~ Stefanie Caponi
Money can be a symbol of much deeper relationship dynamics—like power and control.
~ Vagdevi Meunier
Many cis men struggle to be vulnerable with their sexual and romantic partners.
~ Alex Kahn
Sinikiwe Dhliwayo is an art director, public speaker, and founder of Naaya, which aims to make wellness equitable and restorative for BIPOC folks.
~ Loré Yessuff
Here are some useful tips and tricks to assist you along your masturbatory journey.
Learn more about Dame’s new online workshops, designed to help overcome blockers, gain clarity, and have more fun in the bedroom.
Nudity is a great tool in self-love and body acceptance—and it has real health benefits, too.
Here’s why every pregnant person deserves a doula.
~ Miriam Zoila Pérez