Sexuality

hard data

Monogamy May Be Even More Difficult For Women Than it Is For Men

Experts are challenging long-held ideas about gender and fidelity.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
9.19.18
Sex

My Obsession With Feet Can Be Traced Back to a Single Teenage Encounter

A lot of sexual fetishes originate in childhood.
Grant Stoddard
9.7.18
Sex

How to Stop Feeling Guilty About What You Want in Bed

Repressing your sexual desires is bad for your sex life.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
7.6.18
Sex

Why Do Some Women Like to Watch Guy-on-Guy Porn?

Nearly 40 percent of women who watch guy-on-guy porn are straight.
Christine Ro
6.11.18
addiction

Women Become Dependent on Porn for Different Reasons Than Men Do

“I would skip breakfast and dinner and stay up all hours of the night watching porn, just to watch it."
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
5.24.18
hard data

There Are Six Types of Straight People Who Have Same-Sex Hookups

Our sexual identity and sexual behavior don't always line up.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
5.8.18
hormones

Being Hormonal Is Actually A Good Thing

What we consider 'hormonal' is actually a sign of higher intelligence.
Carson Kessler
3.21.18
Sex

More Sex Toy Companies Should Be Catering to People With Disabilities

Not consulting disabled people when designing toys isn’t just ignorant, it’s also forsaking revenue.
Mark Hay
3.9.18
rights

Trump's New Health Office Is Protecting Doctors' Right to Deny Care

The Office for Civil Rights is setting the stage for an unprecedented expansion in providers' ability to deny procedures like abortion, sterilization, and physician-assisted death.
Emmarie Huetteman, Kaiser Health News
3.6.18
hard data

Nearly One in Five Sex Workers Are Men

A new study offers a look into what their lives are like.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
2.21.18
hard data

Having Older Brothers Might Increase a Man's Odds of Being Gay

It's long been thought that something must happen within the womb.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
2.13.18
LGBTQ

Why It’s So Hard to Find God as a Gay Man

The mental health effects of being gay and Christian.
Matt Terrell
1.19.18