Unlike lots of other research on sex, a new study looks at pleasure, not dysfunction. The findings link positive body image with greater enjoyment.
Oct. 12, 2020 • ~5 min
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Having a "sexy mindset" can make potential partners seem more attractive and reduce fears of rejection, researchers report.
Sept. 23, 2020 • ~9 min
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New findings affirm that early sex ed before "first sex" can protect the sexual health of Black teen guys and their partners.
Sept. 21, 2020 • ~9 min
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A new study offers an unprecedented look at the sex lives of women around the world and how they use "sex tech" to find partners and educate themselves.
Sept. 15, 2020 • ~7 min
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The sexual and reproductive health of teens and young adults has shifted during the pandemic. Loss of independence and privacy are two concerns.
June 18, 2020 • ~4 min
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Revised blood donation restrictions for men who have sex with men have summoned calls for a permanent lifting of the rules. An expert weighs in.
May 6, 2020 • ~9 min
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Sexual health interventions offered at school or community centers boost both abstinence and condom use in black teens, a new study shows.
April 21, 2020 • ~5 min
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Pandemics up our sense of disgust, which can make us want to avoid risks like casual sex, researchers say. Young men, however, are the least disgusted.
April 16, 2020 • ~11 min
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An expert busts a few chocolate myths, including whether women are more into it, and whether it boosts romance as an aphrodisiac.
Feb. 13, 2020 • ~1 min
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Young sexual minority men need education about the risks, symptoms, and prevention of human papillomavirus (HPV), new research shows.
Feb. 12, 2020 • ~4 min
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