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Is size an essential factor of really good vaginal sex? Yes and no.
Lubricant infused with CBD can help ease tense pelvic muscles.
In a world filled with ads for “vaginal hygiene products,” it’s important to be in the know.
Vaginal dryness doesn’t have to mark the end of your sex life.
How to prepare for terminating a pregnancy.
The clitoris can be reached through anal sex. Cue the gasps.
Pheromones are invisible chemicals that can affect who we’re attracted to. Here’s why.
Living with endo isn’t easy.
We asked our community how their sex lives were affected by their abortions.
What is PCOS, and will it affect your libido/sex drive?
Short answer: Yes!
Fear not, anorgasmia does not have to be a permanent state of affairs.
The surgery and recovery was arduous, and it took me months to find my sex drive again.
Acupuncture could very well improve your sex life.
The pill has helped women live life on their own terms for nearly 60 years.
If your gut is out of whack, it’s likely your sex life will be, too.
We are born pure, complete, and wonderful, but sometimes we forget this.
Embodied mindfulness cultivates a sense of awareness of the various parts of our body.
Mindfulness and meditation are both words we are hearing a lot of these days, but they still sound a bit mysterious.
STIs are still a taboo subject we never really hear about. But why?
How anti-anxiety and antidepressants can affect your sex life.
Masturbation certainly follows all the tenets of the modern wellness movement.
As days shorten and nights get longer, sufferers of seasonal depression feel it in our sex lives.
Here’s a secret: The right ways to care for yourself are often the laziest.
Anxiety can take someone out of the moment, creating a roadblock to sexual pleasure.