“I know it when I see it” may have been an adequate descriptor for pornography from Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart, but when it comes to addiction to pornography, researchers don’t merely stop there. There has been a good deal of research on porn addiction, but researchers led by Christian Laier at University of Duisberg-Essen, Germany, […]
August 6, 2014 • 3:48 PM • Share
We could all learn a thing or two from our close cousin, the bonobo.
July 17, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
Not really—it’s more crucial that couples’ desires complement each other.
July 16, 2014 • 10:17 AM • Share
New research suggests that not all casual sex is bad. For those legitimately interested, it can boost life satisfaction and self-esteem and lessen anxiety.
June 20, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
Iowa’s highest court has thrown out Nick Rhoades’ 25-year prison sentence for criminal transmission of HIV. The decision could transform the way other states interpret and apply their own HIV laws.
June 17, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
Even though I don’t identify as a furry.
May 28, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
Sometimes, it’s just better to stop looking before you find an answer.
May 21, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
One mother makes up for the gaps in sex education.
May 16, 2014 • 10:30 AM • Share
As both of our political parties move to the ideological extremes, Republican women, who, unlike their Democratic counterparts, tend to be more moderate than the men in their party, are being left behind.
May 8, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
The female condom has won praise for empowering women, but ever since it came onto the market, the device has found a small fan base among an unexpected population: gay men.
April 18, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
Once derided as being like a plastic bag with the erotic appeal of a jellyfish, the female condom is undergoing a transformation.
April 10, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
Sexuality is a fundamental component of the human experience, and it’s one we need to have a better understanding of.
March 28, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
Nina Martin talks with a leading expert on the historic tension between civil rights and religious freedom.
March 14, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
There is a simple reason that it might seem like it does, even if it doesn’t.
March 6, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
Our bodies naturally create hundreds of hormones that are key to determining our athletic abilities. But the introduction of unnatural hormones raises important questions about how we define sex and gender.
March 3, 2014 • 9:00 AM • Share
Is a hooded clitoris to blame for many women’s failure to reach orgasm with their sexual partners? Whether it is or not, the procedure is becoming more popular among both women and physicians.
February 24, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
Do men pretend like they’re not into Valentine’s Day—or any other love-related things—because of the way society pressures them to avoid “girly” things in our culture?
February 14, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
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