Pulling Out All The Stops
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Pulling Out All The Stops

Hey, kittens. It’s #TBT and time for a vintage column. This one originally ran in July of 2009 and has been updated. Questions to the Sexpert: “You posted a link to a story about how pulling out is just as effective as condoms. This has got to be wrong. What was the point of all … Continue reading

The Antihistamine- Vaginal Dryness Conspiracy
Anatomy/Physiology / contraception / Desire / Female Ejaculation / safer sex / Sexually Transmitted Infections / Stress

The Antihistamine- Vaginal Dryness Conspiracy

Unlike the myth that douching with soda after sex can prevent pregnancy or the myth that “no, really, this has never happened to me before. I guess I just got really excited,” this actually has truth to it. Antihistamines and decongestants are prime offenders in the war on adequate vaginal wetness. Continue reading

Sex with Doctors
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Sex with Doctors

Hey, kittens. It’s #ThrowbackThursday and time for a classic piece. This originally ran in August of 2011. ….That is, talking to doctors about sex… and we’re both doctors… and it’s called Sex with Timaree…. oh, you get it. Strap on your smart kid pants because this is one of the most informative, fact-packed Sex with … Continue reading

Did You Hear About the Girl Who…. :Podcast with Dr. Elissa Henken Pt I
abstinence / anal sex / Anatomy/Physiology / BDSM / Bisexuality / Body Image / dating / Fantasy / Gender / Group Sex / LGBT / Male Ejaculation / masturbation / media / oral sex / orgasms / Penis Size / Pornography / Pregnancy / Prostitution / Race / Rape / safer sex / Sex in the news / Sex Postions / Sex Toys / sexuality education / Sexually Transmitted Infections

Did You Hear About the Girl Who…. :Podcast with Dr. Elissa Henken Pt I

Hey kittens, it’s Throwback Thursday, so we’re checking out a vintage piece that originally ran in February of 2012. If you dig this episode, check out the second half here. Urban legends, rumors, gossip, jokes and folklore: they are part of our every day conversations and they shape the way we view almost everything. Have … Continue reading

Another Type of BIgots
Bisexuality / Coming Out / Erections / Fantasy / Gender / Infidelity / LGBT / Long Term Relationships / safer sex / Sex in the news / Sexually Transmitted Infections

Another Type of BIgots

Hey kittens, it’s Throwback Thursday and ALSO Bisexuality Awareness/Visibility Week. So you know we have to look at a vintage piece on double agents. This is from 2009! Dear Greatest Readership Evers: This week I’ll be responding not to a query, but to a comment posted on a recent column. We here at Sex with … Continue reading

Your Questions: HPV Vaccines for Men, Penetration/Erection Issues and Sexless Relationships
Anatomy/Physiology / dating / Desire / Erections / Gender / Long Term Relationships / Podcast / Sexually Transmitted Infections

Your Questions: HPV Vaccines for Men, Penetration/Erection Issues and Sexless Relationships

Hey kittens, I get a lot of reader/listener questions and today am going to answer FOUR of them in this episode. There’s something for everyone to learn here: from helping a partner deal with sexual trauma, overcoming erection difficulties, dragging the sex back into your relationship and even the status on HPV vaccines for men. … Continue reading

AIDS Education Month Means Cool and FREE Stuff
Anatomy/Physiology / LGBT / Podcast / Race / safer sex / sexuality education / Sexually Transmitted Infections

AIDS Education Month Means Cool and FREE Stuff

Since 1990, Philadelphia FIGHT has been leading the nation in care, education and research around HIV and AIDS. Their list of services and accomplishments is super impressive and they work with all types of people: from kids to felons, folks at risk of contracting HIV and those who already have. While they do this work … Continue reading