Sex Education

Talk-lah: Malaysian expert highlights importance of ‘dirty talk’, conversations during sex

KUALA LUMPUR, June 19 — For as much as most people enjoy talking about sex, they don’t seem to share the same interest when they are at it between the sheets. For most, the creak of the bed may be even louder than the occasional moan, which could make both parties feel awkward. To better understand the importance of “conversations” during sexual intercourse, Malay Mail asked...

3 Ways to Manage Aggression in Boys, According to a Pediatrician

Raising kids is never easy, but for moms of boys, it can often feel like life requires its own set of instructions. That’s why pediatrician and mom of two, Dr. Cara Natterson decided to write them. Her book, Decoding Boys: New Science Behind the Subtle Art of Raising Sons, shares tips on how to navigate everything from puberty to bullying to open communication. She...

What LGBTQ-Positive Sex Ed Should Look Like

by Cassandra Corrado I’m a sex educator, but my own experience with sex education wasn’t great. I went to high school in Florida, which is one of many states that doesn’t require sex education—the decision is left up to individual school districts. For schools that opt to teach sex ed, the curriculum isn’t required to be comprehensive or medically accurate; abstinence-only is the norm; consent doesn’t...

New Zealand Ad On Sex Positivity, Need For Sex Education In India

What Porn Is Not: Kiwis Use Humour To Talk Sex With Teens In This Awesome Advert By Anandi Sen The first brush of a finger, the first feeling of an orgasm, the eye-roll, the sweat, the flush on your face, the intensity and tension, the beauty of masturbation, can surely never be expressed. While masturbation is a largely hush-hush topic in India’s diverse demography, the population...

To combat GBV, comprehensive sexuality education needs refining

By Kerwin Jacobs Warning: This article contains GBV, Queer Slurs, Sexual Abuse and Violence. According to a study by the OUT Love Not Hate Campaign, this verbal abuse is highly prevalent within the schooling context, where nearly 70% of the male respondents experienced verbal insults during their schooling life. Negative attitudes against the queer community persist and translate into more extreme forms of violence such as damage...

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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...