sexual health

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    Sexual Health Study finds gonorrhoa passed through kissing – Washington Blade

    ADELAIDE, Australia — The act of kissing has been revealed as a previously neglected route for the transmission of gonorrhoea among men who have sex with men (MSM), Cosmos magazine and other outlets report..... Read more via Washington Blade: Gay News, Politics, LGBT Rights
  2. zacman

    General Health What does the menopause do to the body? – BBC News

    The menopause is when women’s periods stop and they can no longer become pregnant naturally. The menopause is a natural part of ageing which normally happens between the ages of 45 and 55, but can also be brought on by surgery to remove the ovaries … Read more via BBC News...
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    Sexual Health Scientists Have Found The Best Exercise Men Can Do To Improve Their Bedroom Performance – D’MARGE

    When it comes to bedroom performance men can be reticent to admit anything is in need of improvement. But statistics don’t care about your ego: 52% of men experience erectile dysfunction and 30% experience premature ejaculation. Scientists and pharmaceutical companies, on the other hand, do...
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    General Health Here’s What to Expect When You Take the Morning-After Pill – Byrdie

    Here at Byrdie HQ, our health—mental, sexual, reproductive, and the like—is always top of mind. That said, women’s health has historically been a topic either buried in controversy or ignored all together. So, this year, we’re taking Women’s Health Week as an opportunity to serve up helpful...
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    Sexual Health Everything you need to know to have amazing period sex – Redbookmag

    Whether you’ve read about it online or had chats with your girlfriends, by now you’ve heard that period sex can be pretty amazing. Plus, lots of men are finally admitting that they’re into it, so it’s unlikely you’ll face much resistance from them if you want to give it … Read more via Red...
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    Sexual Health Sorry Guys, Penis Extension Surgery Doesn’t Work and Is Dangerous – AskMen

    Whether you’d ever actually get your penis extended, you’ve probably at least thought about what might go into a surgical process like this. Unfortunately, according to a new study, we have bad news when it comes to extending the length of your … Read more via AskMen
  7. zacman

    Sexual Health What Does Demisexual Mean? –

    Ever take one look at someone and suddenly feel completely smitten—maybe it’s their eyes or smile, or just the adorable way their hair falls in front of their eyes? Or you find yourself physically close to another person, and … Read more via
  8. zacman

    Sexual Health How Effective Are Condoms, Really? – brides

    We don’t have to tell you that condoms are amazing at preventing sexually transmitted infections like HIV, chlamydia, gonorrhea, and cancer-causing HPV. Yet, despite the importance of condoms, they don’t prevent every kind of STI. .... Read more via brides
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    Family Health The Official AskMen Guide to Sex During Pregnancy – AskMen

    Best Sex Positions During Pregnancy Most people have a pretty good idea of the role sex plays in creating a pregnancy. But what happens to a couple’s sex life after the pregnancy has begun? That’s a subject that’s a little less widely understood.... Read more via AskMen
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    Sexual Health How to Tell Her She’s Bad in Bed (Without Being a Dick) – AskMen

    Sometimes in a relationship, you’re not sure how to phrase a delicate subject or tricky topic. Sure, saying nothing at all is easy, but avoiding the subject doesn’t do anyone any good. Awkward Conversations provides you with a template for what to … Read more via AskMen
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    General Health 11 Period Myths You’ve Probably Heard, But Definitely Aren’t True –

    About half the people in the world get, have gotten, or will get their period at some point in their lives. But despite how normal menstruation is, it can still be a confusing topic..... Read more via
  12. zacman

    Sexual Health Ending Masturbation Myths – Sex, Etc.

    “Don’t you know that masturbation causes hair loss?” my friend says, as he pulls up an article online. “Look, it says that masturbation increases testosterone in the body, which creates … Read more via Sex, Etc. | Sex education by teens, for teens
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    Sexual Health Here’s Why Doctors Don’t Usually Test for Herpes – Self

    It’s basically a SELF mantra at this point: Getting tested for sexually transmitted infections is hella important. Is it the most delightful way to spend your time? No. Read more via “sexual health” – Google News
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    Sexual Health Don’t Pash Too Passionately If You’re Worried About Throat Gonorrhoea – BuzzFeed

    "We interviewed more than 3,000 gay and bisexual men at the Melbourne Sexual Health Centre and found that kissing is associated with throat gonorrhoea," Melbourne epidemiologist and co-author of the study Eric Chow told BuzzFeed News. Published today in Sexually Transmitted Infections, an...
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    Sexual Health Lubrication And Lots Of Communication: Navigating A New Sexual Life After Menopause –

    Menopause blindsided author Darcey Steinke. The hot flashes and insomnia were uncomfortable. The depression was debilitating. And the cultural expectations — that postmenopausal women are no longer interested in sex — made her both frustrated and angry. "I feel like in the world we … Read...
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    Sexual Health Causes, treatment, and when to see a doctor – Medical News Today

    Minor vaginal cuts and tears are common and often occur when a person is removing body hair or engaging in sexual activity. People with certain hormonal, skin, and immune conditions may be more likely to get vaginal cuts or tears. Minor vaginal wounds are usually harmless, but they … Read...
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    Sexual Health STDs: A Serious Health Threat at Every Age – HealthDay

    If you're back on the dating scene after being in a monogamous relationship, know that STDs, or sexually transmitted diseases, aren't just a concern for teens and people in their 20s. STD rates are rising in older adults. STDs are usually caused by viruses or bacteria and can be spread from...
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    General Health The 7 early warning signs of ovarian cancer – as 1 in 5 patients are diagnosed too late due to postcode lottery – The Sun

    THOUSANDS of women are at risk of dying from ovarian cancer – because they’re diagnosed too late. A postcode lottery means a fifth of patients are found to have the disease in the advanced stages, a charity warned today...... Read more via The Sun
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    Sexual Health Smoking Weed Is More Harmful to Your Sperm Than Cigarettes – AskMen

    Many people believe smoking marijuana to be relatively harmless compared to smoking cigarettes. However, for men, a new study indicates that the reverse might be true. Smoking weed could be more harmful to your sperm than smoking cigarettes...... Read more via AskMen
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    Sexual Health The Sex Tips You Need This May, Based on Your Zodiac Sign – PureWow

    May is a hot, sexy month. It’s lush and moist, and our libidos often wake up along with the flowers and the bees. For those of us looking to cross-pollinate a little more than usual, we’ve rounded up some tips based on your zodiac sign... Read more via PureWow