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Welcome to Cancer season, lovers! How are your hearts?
What was it like for an LGBTQ person in America decades ago?
Here’s how to build relationships in which we are accountable for our privileges and supported in our vulnerabilities.
For marginalized people and especially Black people, wellness challenges a culture that normalizes our shame and suffering.
Welcome to June, lovers! This month, responsible is the new sexy.
Anti-racist work takes a lifetime. Here are some resources that can deepen this process.
Dame was founded to address the many differences in how our bodies are treated. Today, we acknowledge that if you have a Black body in America, then these differences are a matter of life and death.
Masturbation has historically been considered blasphemous, unhealthy, and indulgent.
Here’s a conversation guide to help you learn more about your origins.
Welcome to Taurus season, lovers!
We asked experts about what steps you can take to hold sexual harassers accountable.
Communicating what we don’t want is easier said than done.
The body neutrality movement focuses on what the body does instead of how it looks.
Welcome to Aries season, lovers!
In honor of Bisexual Health Awareness Month, some ways we can improve healthcare for bi+ people.
Swell honors 10 female sexual revolutionaries for Women’s History Month.
March begins in the mystical waters of Pisces.
Do you think you might be trans or non-binary? Here are ways to make your gender-discovery path less painful.
Here are five ways to cultivate some genuine self-love this year.
The energy of February is a deep invitation to explore, re-examine, and reflect on our relationship and intimacy patterns.
We’re putting together a comprehensive, crowdsourced glossary of intimacy and sexual wellness terms.
Most women groom their pubic hair nowadays, but that wasn’t always the case.
Welcome to 2020, lovers! A new decade brings entirely new energy.
We asked you about the wildest things you heard back in sex ed. The answers disturbed us.
Are your palms getting sweaty thinking about having a sex talk with your kids? You’re not alone.