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    Sexual Health Good News For People Not Having Regular Sex – Refinery29

    The short answer is no, says Dr Leila Frodsham , consultant gynaecologist and spokesperson for the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. "There is widespread evidence of regular sexual activity and health benefits in both sexes, however, there is little clear evidence of harm from...
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    Sexual Health What Does a Healthy Vagina Smell Like? –

    You can always count on Gwyneth Paltrow to introduce bizarre new products and treatments, like vampire repellent spray and vagina steaming. She’s continued the tradition in 2020 with a very unconventional way to add scent to your home: Goop’s “This Smells Like My Vagina” candle.... Read...
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    Sexual Health LUCY MANGAN: Why every parent must urge their teenager to watch the TV series Sex Education – Daily Mail

    I'm not a prude. Well, I am, but only in the privacy of my own home. I'm very happy for others to do whatever they want with whoever, whenever they want, while I keep the bulk of my clothes on and my eyes averted.... Read more via “sexual health” – Google News
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    Sexual Health Can Sex Delay Menopause? Here’s What We Know – Healthline

    Women who participate in sexual activity more frequently may have a lower risk for early menopause, a new study claims. According to a study published this week in Royal Society Open Science, those who engaged in sexual activity weekly were 28 percent less likely to experience menopause...
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    Sexual Health I rationed sex in my marriage for 20 years – but since menopause, my libido has rocketed – Irish Times

    I’m one of the lucky women who breezed through menopause with barely a hot flush, then really thrived afterwards. My career has taken off, I’ve taken up running, lost loads of weight, and my confidence has gone way up. To my immense surprise, my libido has also really taken off and that’s my...
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    Sexual Health Please don’t use toothpaste as a lubricant –

    Don’t use it to cure erectile dysfunction, don’t use it to ‘tighten’ your vagina, just keep it away from the bedroom. It seems that even in big 2020, we still have to remind people that the chemicals in toothpaste are not conducive to good sexual health Read more via “sexual health” –...
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    Sexual Health Now you can send PICTURES of your genitals to get a doctor’s advice on embarrassing symptoms – Daily Mail

    Britons who are worried about lumps and bumps on their genitals can now send pictures of their genitals to doctors for medical advice. Better2Know, a private sexual health testing provider, offers to check the sensitive images for signs of STIs at a price of £160.... Read more via “sexual...
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    Sexual Health 5 Health Conditions That Can Wreck Your Sex Life, According to a Doctor – Prevention

    Every year I lecture to medical students about female sexual function, and when I look out at the sea of faces, I know what they’re thinking: I’m going to be a cardiologist/gastroenterologist/oncologist/fill-in-the-blank specialist. I don’t need to know about female sexual dysfunction. Wrong...
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    General Health PrEP Can Decrease the Odds of Getting HIV Through Sex by 99% – Prevention

    Up until 2012, there was only one way to protect yourself from acquiring the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) from sex: wearing condoms. While condoms are still a great preventive tool, there’s actually another incredibly effective method you can use to significantly decrease your chances of...
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    General Health 6 Signs of Vulva Cancer You Need to Know – And How to Prevent It – Women’s Health

    Vulva cancer is one of the rarer female cancers, but this little-talked about condition still has over 1,000 cases diagnosed in the UK each year. With one in seven women unable to name a single gynaecological cancer, it’s no surprise that few know the symptoms of vulva cancer or … Read more...
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    Sexual Health “Virginity tests” are violent, unnecessary, and without medical merit – Popular Science

    Hymens are trending thanks to a podcast appearance by rapper T.I., where he discussed attending his daughter’s annual gynecological visit and asking her doctor to confirm her virginity.... Read more via Popular Science
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    Sexual Health 11 facts about vaginas that you never knew – Red Online - Cosmopolitan

    We all know that the vagina is a versatile thing; it gives birth to babies, bleeds every month and can give immense pleasure. And such a complex body part has plenty going on behind the scenes, too. Leading intimate health specialist Dr Shirin Lakhani shared the facts with Cosmopolitan …...
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    General Health Men with high testosterone ‘fifth more likely to get prostate cancer’ – Mail Online

    Men with high levels of testosterone may be almost a fifth more likely to develop prostate cancer. A study of more than 200,000 British men suggests two hormones, picked up in a simple blood test, can predict their prostate cancer risk..... Read more via Mail Online
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    Sexual Health Is Sex Addiction Real? – Vice

    Taylor, a 31-year-old in Los Angeles who asked that only her first name be used for privacy, started having casual sex several times a week in college. Her friends warned her she could be a sex addict. At age 21, she was a victim of revenge porn, which her therapist … Read more via Vice...
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    General Health Woman share why they cheated on their partners reveal reasons infidelity and being unfaithful – Daily Mail

    Hundreds of women have taken to Reddit to reveal the real reasons they cheated on their partners. Some said they strayed because they felt ignored or stifled while others said they realised they preferred multiple lovers.... Read more via “sexual health” – Google News
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    Sexual Health Let’s talk about safe sex: Sex education should go beyond preaching abstinence, say students and experts – TODAYonline

    SINGAPORE — Like many students, Affandi attended sexuality education classes while he was in school. However, the lessons — which he described as “very boring” — did not put him off having sex at age 16. “The topic made me more curious about my body,” said the 21-year-old.. Read more via...
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    Sexual Health How To Increase Low Male Or Female Libido (AKA Sex Drive) Caused By Drug Side Effects – YourTango

    Most people have dealt with uncomfortable side effects from both prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drugs. You know — upset stomach, drowsiness, headache, dry mouth, the list goes on and on. .... Read more via “sexual health” – Google News
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    Sexual Health 8 Smart AF Ways To Make Him Last Longer In Bed – Pulse Nigeria

    Arriving early on a date is a promising, positive sign that most would appreciate in a partner. But when that date is happening in the bedroom at sex o'clock, that's the last thing you want.... Read more via “sexual health” – Google News
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    Sexual Health FYI: Just Because You Had an Orgasm Doesn’t Mean the Sex Was Good –

    Bad sex you’re probably (sorry to say) familiar with. You know the kind, when you’re too tired or stressed, or you’re not 100% physically attracted to the person in your bed. But now, researchers have identified what they’re calling "bad" orgasms.... Read more via
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    Sexual Health Women Don’t Realise That The Morning After Pill Doesn’t Work If You Have Already Ovulated – Grazia

    The morning after pill is supposed to be a bit of a miracle – a pill which can prevent you from getting pregnant even if you’ve had unprotected sex. But, ask your average woman on the street how it actually works, and it seems like she wouldn’t actually know. Rose … Read more via Grazia...