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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Do age differences always create power imbalances in relationships? Yes…but it’s complicated.
A therapist explains how to survive family functions together, while still having time for sex and closeness.
If you’re going to bring in a third, you better know what you’re doing first.
Here’s how to make the most of your romantic getaway—sexually and otherwise.
A therapist explains how reparenting your inner child can help your romantic life.
Polyamory isn’t for everyone. Here’s how to tell if it fits with your emotional needs.
The Dame community gives us their best tips for moving in together.
What is the secret sauce to keeping sex interesting?
How do polyamorous people learn to go beyond jealousy and take pleasure in their partner’s happiness (and vice versa)?
Stereotypes about bisexual identity have real-life consequences.
Whether you want to be casual, get serious, or experiment with kink, the app-sibilities are endless.
Vaginal dryness doesn’t have to mark the end of your sex life.
>How to navigate dating all over again, after a break or a breakup.
We asked our Instagram community about how sex and motherhood intertwine
Maintain communication, keep up the touching and stroking, and take your time.
We interview Shadeen Francis, a licensed marriage and family therapist, professor, and author.
Pheromones are invisible chemicals that can affect who we’re attracted to. Here’s why.
LDRs are hard, but doable.
We asked our community how their sex lives were affected by their abortions.
Boundaries are vital in any healthy relationship.
It sounds unsexy, but it may hugely help your relationship.
We’re taught that dream-partners exist, but there is no right time, and there is no right person.
Sleeping apart may actually be better for your sex life.
Experts explain why masturbation can actually help your relationship.