Sexual Health

Sexual health is a state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality; it is not merely the absence of disease, dysfunction or infirmity. Sexual health requires a positive and respectful approach to sexuality and sexual relationships, as well as the possibility of having pleasurable and safe sexual experiences, free of coercion, discrimination and violence.

People In Love May Be Having Better Sex

By | Sun, 08/24/2014 - 19:18

A new study shows how love and sex go hand in hand, with more women saying that the two combined are more fulfilling.

What Does A Porn Star's Sex-A-Thon Say About Society?

By | Sat, 08/23/2014 - 10:55

A porn star decided to put on a sex stunt to pay for her boob job. But now under contract, she can't back out even if she wanted to.

Man Dies Because He Was Too Embarrassed To Get Sex Toy Removed From Body

By | Tue, 08/12/2014 - 15:15

A diabetic's sexual adventures led to his death after he got a vibrator stuck "in too deep" and was too ashamed to seek medical attention.

California Schools Will Teach About Vibrators And Bondage — Parents Protest

By | Sun, 08/10/2014 - 12:30

Parents are not happy about the new sex education textbook that will be used in high school freshmen health classrooms this fall.

These Are The Average American's Most Bizarre Sexual Fantasies

By | Mon, 08/04/2014 - 12:52

A fantasy vs. reality orgasm experience survey revealed what sexual fantasies are running through the minds of most Americans.

HPV-Related Cancer Can Be Easily Identified In Blood And Saliva

By | Thu, 07/31/2014 - 16:00

A new test can accurately predict recurrences of HPV-related oral cancer, using DNA from blood and saliva samples.

Tweens Are Ignoring STI Vaccination Recommendations

By | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 17:24

Boys and girls around the age of 11 and 12 are ignoring the CDC's recommendation on receiving the three-dose HPV vaccination.

'How Many Holes?' Women Explain Their Childhood Misconceptions About Sex [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 07/22/2014 - 11:16

A group of women explain the common misconceptions about sex they had before "the birds and the bees" talk.

This Is What You'll Find In A Rape Kit [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 07/21/2014 - 18:43

Rape kits contain various tools to help identify a woman's rapist. Sometimes, the exam can take as long as seven hours.

Underage Girl Baits Planned Parenthood Staffer For Info On S&M, And It Works [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 07/16/2014 - 15:17

A video from the pro-life group Live Action shows a Planned Parenthood employee giving advice about violent types of sexual behavior to an underage girl. Was she wrong for it?

School Teaches Abstinence-Only Sex Ed, Teenage Girl Files Human Rights Complaint [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 07/15/2014 - 18:00

A teenager at a high school in Edmonton, Canada filed a human rights complaint after experiencing a sex education workshop that claimed condoms were ineffective.

If Prostitution Were Legal, It Could Lower Rape And STD Rates

By | Tue, 07/15/2014 - 14:27

Rape cases in Rhode Island decreased when a change in state law legalized indoor prostitution between 2003 and 2009.

HPV Vaccine Does Not Lead To Blood Clotting In Women

By | Tue, 07/08/2014 - 16:00

HPV vaccines, including Cervarix ad Gardasil, do not increase a woman's risk of blood clotting.

Freezing Testicular Tissue May Save Young Cancer Survivors' Sexual Futures

By | Mon, 07/07/2014 - 11:26

In an effort to avoid sexual side effects of cancer treatment on young boys, scientists have begun developing a way to preserve their healthy sperm — by freezing parts of their testicles.

This App Gives New Meaning To The Term 'Junk Mail'

By | Mon, 06/23/2014 - 18:55

First Derm app can identify over 90 skin conditions with the help of board-certified dermatologists.