Female Sex

Clinical trials have a historic gender gap – tech could help

Panelists at Women of Wearable's FemTech Forum discuss how big data and digital tools could help booster female representation in clinical trials. By Laura Lovett Historically, women have been underrepresented in clinical trials, however, that paradigm is changing. This shift is mainly due to policy changes in the last three decades, but today many innovators are also seeing a role for tech to play in closing...

Everything you need to know about Viagra for women

From Netdoctor Female libido is usually much more nuanced and multifactorial than the male libido, with factors such as hormones, stress, family and relationship difficulties, body image and fatigue all playing a potential part in sexual desire. Although men have many of the same stressors, the male sexual response is more straightforward and focuses around obtaining an erection. The 'little blue pill' treatment Viagra works in...

How to Cure Vaginal Dryness Naturally?

While vaginal dryness in common in menopausal women, others also experience this discomfort. Vaginal dryness is characterised by itching and pain, which may profoundly affect your sexual intimacy. While the vaginal mucous membranes and loss of elasticity in the walls of the vagina are the common culprits, the fluctuating hormones may also be responsible. Sure vaginal lubricants soothe your vagina, but if you cannot...

JENNI MURRAY reveals her battle with the bulge that so many women will recognise

How did it all start to go so wrong for me? Right through my 30s, I’d managed to keep my weight steady between 9½ and 10½st — perfectly acceptable for a woman of 5ft 7in. Perhaps there’s a moment for everyone who sets out on the road to obesity when things begin to get out of control. And that moment is often triggered by some...

When bad sex isn’t just a one-off, but your life

Did you enjoy sex the last time you had it? By Kellie Scott More than 20 per cent of Aussie women say they didn't. Bad sex can be defined in many ways, including not orgasming, emotional or physical discomfort, pain or just plain staring-at-the-ceiling boredom. It's also missing the things that make...

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Nearly 1 in 3 young men in the US report having no sex, study finds: News at IU: Indiana University

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Researchers from Indiana University say that nearly 1 in 3 U.S. men, ages 18 to 24, reported no sexual activity in...

What is the “normal” frequency of sex?

It’s human nature to wonder whether you are having more or less sex than others. But it’s a difficult question to answer. Many factors can...