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By Michael A. Perelman Ph.D. on December 31, 2018 in Sexual Tipping Point
Increasingly more American men and their partners are suffering from delayed ejaculation and what you need to know about it.
By Lawrence Josephs, Ph.D. on December 28, 2018 in Between the Sheets
Not enough sex and too much sex work in your marriage? Here's a coping strategy.
By Robert D. Martin Ph.D. on November 15, 2018 in How We Do It
Ritual mutilation of the external genitals of girls or women, less widespread and far more variable than male circumcision, is generally more extreme and much riskier.
By Karen L. Blair Ph.D. on October 25, 2018 in Inclusive Insight
Should your next sex-ed lesson come from a lesbian? According to research, women in same-sex relationships may be leading the way in terms of the most satisfying orgasms.
By Michael Castleman M.A. on October 16, 2018 in All About Sex
In lovemaking, women are much less likely to have orgasms than men. A recent study adds to growing research explaining why.
By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D. on September 16, 2018 in In the Name of Love
How can brief and infrequent experiences such as orgasms be crucial for flourishing romantic relations? The answer relates to the experiences associated with them.
By Isadora Alman MFT, CST on August 10, 2018 in Sex & Sociability
Do you or the man you're interested in have a small penis? If so, is there anything to do about it?
By Laurie Mintz Ph.D. on June 25, 2018 in Stress and Sex
While no two women have identical self-pleasure methods, there are commonalities across women. One is that it is rare for women to pleasure themselves with penetration alone.
By Marty Klein Ph.D. on June 25, 2018 in Sexual Intelligence
This law is part of a long series of attempts to corral our sexual imagination.
By Laurie Mintz Ph.D. on May 20, 2018 in Stress and Sex
Even after the sexual revolution, an orgasm gap remains. Addressing the cultural forces driving this gap has implications beyond pleasure.
By Marc Bekoff Ph.D. on May 04, 2018 in Animal Emotions
Insects are amazing beings and we need to be careful about thinking they're not all that clever or emotional. Who'd have thought they set up torture traps and enjoy sex.
By Samantha Joel Ph.D. on May 02, 2018 in Dating Decisions
New research suggests that non-monogamy may offer a route to higher sexual satisfaction.
By David Ludden Ph.D. on April 28, 2018 in Talking Apes
For most animals, sex drive alone is enough to ensure reproduction. So why do humans have orgasms? Psychologists offer a new take on an old question.
By Ritch C Savin-Williams Ph.D. on April 17, 2018 in Sex, Sexuality, and Romance
Should lesbian women be consulted to teach straight men how to turn women on?
By Michael Castleman M.A. on April 02, 2018 in All About Sex
For the 20 million American adults with osteoarthritis, the pain and stiffness can be controlled with the help of frequent lovemaking.
By Robert D. Martin Ph.D. on March 20, 2018 in How We Do It
Studies of women’s sexual motivation often assume an influence of hormonal changes across the menstrual cycle. But the expected sexuality peak around ovulation is commonly absent.
By Laurie Mintz Ph.D. on March 08, 2018 in Stress and Sex
It's International Women's Day, a day to push for gender parity. If you're a woman who has sex with men, here are a five tips to help you get gender parity in sexual pleasure.
By Grant Hilary Brenner MD, FAPA on March 05, 2018 in ExperiMentations
How does porn use affect sexual satisfaction, loneliness, and the chance of relationships working out? New research sheds light on an issue of growing importance.
By Grant Hilary Brenner MD, FAPA on February 17, 2018 in ExperiMentations
Up to half of women report difficulty with orgasm. Research identifies the barriers to sexual pleasure and provides guidance on how to enjoy intimate experiences more fully.
By Sarah Hunter Murray Ph.D. on February 08, 2018 in Myths of Desire
The latest sex research helps shine a light on what we know about the big O.
By Laurie Mintz Ph.D. on February 07, 2018 in Stress and Sex
Here's some advice to help empower you sexually in what the commonality of the Grace & Aziz Ansari scenario tells us is an often confusing and toxic sexual environment.
By Laurie Mintz Ph.D. on January 23, 2018 in Stress and Sex
Young Men: Here are seven tips to follow so that no “Grace” ever describes her evening with you as “the worst in her life."
By Michael Castleman M.A. on January 15, 2018 in All About Sex
For more intense, more pleasurable orgasms—guaranteed!—try quick, easy, private Kegel exercises.
By Michael Castleman M.A. on January 01, 2018 in All About Sex
Do you or your lover have difficulty working up to orgasm? In both genders, orgasm difficulties are fairly common—and almost always curable
By Laurie J Watson LMFT, LPC on December 26, 2017 in Married and Still Doing It
Let’s face it: Two bodies can make a lot of sounds and smells that are anything but sexy. Here are some embarrassing difficulties you might encounter – and how to handle them.
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