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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March begins in the mystical waters of Pisces.
~ Stefanie Caponi
Do you think you might be trans or non-binary? Here are ways to make your gender-discovery path less painful.
~ Tris Mamone
Here are five ways to cultivate some genuine self-love this year.
~ Reina Gattuso
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.
~ Suzannah Weiss
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.
~ Jaclyn Friedman
Welcome to Sagittarius season, lovers!
A transgender man reminisces on the surprising beauty of his first time.
The concept of “virginity loss” may be a myth, but having sex for the the first time can still feel meaningful.
~ Anastasia Charisiou
A new book about masculinity, #MeToo, self-care, and more.
Welcome to Scorpio season, lovers!
How the spookiest holiday awakens potential for dark, fantastical fun.
Welcome to Libra Season, lovers!
Stereotypes about bisexual identity have real-life consequences.
~ Gabrielle Noel
Can you save a partnership when one person comes out as a different gender or sexual orientation?
We asked Dame’s Instagram community how they defined sex.
Welcome to Virgo season, lovers!
The history of lube goes back thousands of years.
Solo sex might be more important for the demi than almost any other sexual type.
~ Shannon Ashley
Welcome to fire season, lovers!
We asked our Instagram community about how sex and motherhood intertwine
A review of Aziz Ansari’s new special, Right Now.