Sex

Orgasms, STDs, and everything in between.

mental health

Dating With Bipolar Can Be an Exhausting Cycle of Intensity and Bailing

Here's how to not let it get in the way of your relationships.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
11.13.18
relationships

The Psychology of Commitment Phobia

Here’s what it means if the idea of being in a relationship freaks you out.
Nick Keppler
11.9.18
relationships

The Emotional Impact of Having Sex With an Ex Isn't Always Bad

Hookups between former partners are surprisingly common, according to a new study.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
11.8.18
Sex

Being Good in Bed Is Tied to an Unexpected Personality Trait

People who rate high in conscientiousness have fewer sexual problems and more satisfying sex lives, according to a new study.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
11.6.18
relationships

A Look at the Science of Cuffing Season

We asked a sex researcher to explain the psychology of getting into a relationship during cold weather.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
10.24.18
Sex

We Looked Into Why Men Get Morning Erections

Scientists are starting to solve the mystery of morning wood.
Sergio Diez Alvarez
10.19.18
Sex

Young People Don't Want Casual Things Out of Casual Sex

A new study shows that men and women want more out of a one-night stand than the idea suggests.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
10.18.18
Sex

‘Edging’ and Other Techniques to Make Sex Last Longer

Science-backed advice to help guys make premature ejaculation a thing of the past.
Grant Stoddard
10.11.18
Cancer

Women Aren’t Being Warned About the Sexual Side Effects of The LEEP Procedure

In some, this standard treatment for an abnormal Pap smear has devastating results.
Jessica Furseth
10.9.18
hard data

Penises Shrink With Age

And other dick size data you may or may not want to know.
Grant Stoddard
10.1.18
STDs

Three Ways to Get the HPV Vaccine if You’re Over the Age of 26

A leading sex researcher told us how he navigated the ridiculously challenging process.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
9.27.18
butt stuff

A Beginner's Guide to Anal Sex

If you want to jump on the A-train or make your version of anal sex better, consider the following.
Grant Stoddard
9.27.18