communication

hard data

Most People Want to Change Who Initiates Sex in Their Relationship

These are the most effective ways you or your partner can take the lead.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
9.24.18
Fighting Words

A Psychologist's Take on Why Online Therapy Isn't as Effective as the Real Thing

Opening an emotional can of worms over text is not the smartest idea.
Dana Charatan, PsyD
9.5.18
SEX

Going to Sex Parties Made Me Better at One-on-One Sex

Becoming comfortable with witnessing and supporting your partner being sexual with other people feels a bit like acquiring a superpower.
Grant Stoddard
8.29.18
hard data

Married Women Orgasm Less Often Than Their Husbands Think They Do

A new study of 1,700 married couples reveals that if we want to close the orgasm gap, we first need to close the orgasm perception gap.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
8.8.18
tech harm reduction

Texting Culture Is Giving All of Us Anxiety

Here's how to calm down when you're waiting for a text.
Ankita Rao
6.27.18
anxiety

This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

A therapist gave us advice for how to get over it.
Jessica Dore
6.19.18
Sex

Exactly How to Tell Your Partner What You Want in Bed

Experts gave us 11 effective ways to communicate about sex.
Stephanie Auteri
6.15.18
body

Evolution Might Be Part of the Reason You Suck at Singing

Human skill with the voice evolved after our ancestors split from other apes.
Michel Belyk
Joseph F. Johnson
Sonja A. Kotz
5.9.18
mental health

This Is the Difference Between Normal Fighting and Verbal Abuse

A psychologist gives us six examples of verbal abuse in a relationship.
Juli Fraga
4.20.18
Sex

Sex Advice From the BDSM Community That Anyone Can Use

They know something we don’t.
Grant Stoddard
3.16.18
Doin It Well

People With Down Syndrome Need Healthy Sex Lives, Too

"Don't give up and keep on trying."
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
1.12.18
On Edge

This Is What Facebook Oversharing Does to Your Stress Levels

You really want to post that?
Jessie Gill
12.6.17