• The Pleasure Priority: The Best Condoms For Pleasurable Safer Sex

    Safe sex doesn't have to be less fun. Here are some of the best pleasure-promoting contraception options on the market.

  • Q&A: Have I Been Desensitized To Sex?

    You may be surprised at the number of women and men who remember doing sexual things, alone or with friends around their same age, when they were younger.

  • Q&A: Is My Short Foreskin Normal?

    If you're not sure whether you're circumcised and you feel uncomfortable asking your mom or dad, it's okay to ask your doctor.

  • Q&A: Boredom and Expressing Desire For More Variety In The Bedroom

    Dr. Debby Herbenick answers a reader's question about how to get her fiance to understand her need for greater variety in how they have sex.

  • Q&A: Trouble Maintaining An Erection The First Time

    Nearly all men will experience difficulties getting or keeping an erection at some point in their lives.

  • Q&A: Orgasm And Desire After Vasectomy

    When it comes to sex, research suggests that men’s sexual desire, satisfaction and erectile function are just as strong after vasectomy as before.

  • Communicating About Sex: You Know It Matters, But How To Do It?

    We all get it: talking about sex is critical for safer, more pleasurable sex. But how do you actually do it?

  • Q&A: Having Trouble Ejaculating During Sex

    A male reader new to having sex wonders why he hasn't ejaculated during vaginal intercourse and if something might be wrong with him.

  • Q&A: Dry Vagina During Sex – What Can I Do?

    Dr. Debby Herbenick answers a question from a male reader who is concerned about a lack of vaginal lubrication making sex uncomfortable for his girlfriend.

  • Q&A: New Sex Position Is Painful

    Dr. Debby Herbenick answers a listener's question about pain with new sex positions and dealing with complications afterward from possible infection.

  • Q&A: Anal Sex Play: How Safe Is Analingus (Oral Anal Sex)?

    A male reader asks about the risks associated with oral anal sex (also known as analingus)

  • Q&A: Female Orgasm, Throbbing And Sensation

    Dr. Debby Herbenick answers a reader's question about throbbing in the vagina and the relationship to orgasms alone or with a partner.