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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Having a tilted uterus is normal and common, but it can make sex a little tricky.
Welcome to Cancer season, lovers! How are your hearts?
How to navigate a later coming-out with resilience, joy, and plenty of orgasms.
What was it like for an LGBTQ person in America decades ago?
Many women report a link between sex and their period starting, but doctors say it’s highly unlikely.
Studies show that lesbians and bisexual women are having more orgasms and pleasure than straight women.
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.
Here’s how to have loving, productive conversations about politics with the people close to you.
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.
Just because NSA sex isn’t romantic doesn’t mean we can cut corners on kindness and connection.
Masturbation has historically been considered blasphemous, unhealthy, and indulgent.
Here are some telltale signs that you and your romantic partner could benefit from couples counseling.
Yes, self-love is straight-up good for your physical health.
In an era of uncertainty, snapping nude selfies has become this writer’s sacred ritual.
In Part 3 of our series on grief, a woman loses her husband right after her daughter leaves the nest.
How is the pandemic affecting couples’ masturbation routines?
Here’s a conversation guide to help you learn more about your origins.
COVID-19 has us coping with stress, fear, anxiety, and grief. Here’s how to manage them all.
In Part 2 of our new series, a woman experiences two romantic losses, one after the other.
There’s one simple thing you can do to own your pleasure: masturbate.
Welcome to Taurus season, lovers!
We asked experts about what steps you can take to hold sexual harassers accountable.