• Q&A: Foot Fetishes – Are They Normal?

    Foot fetishes are relatively uncommon, but uncommon doesn’t mean “strange” and your interest is nothing you should feel embarrassed about.

  • Q&A: Open Relationships – Are They Dysfunctional?

    Some couples prefer to be in an open relationship and there is no reason to believe that this desire is related to anything psychologically wrong or damaging.

  • Is A Birth Control Pill For Men A Possibility?

    New research is exploring the possibility of a birth control pill for men that would lower sperm counts through the use of genetic therapies.

  • Is There Such A Thing As “Gayface”?

    Samantha ponders a new study about sexual orientation and facial characteristics - is there such a thing as "gayface"?

  • Playing Catch-Up On Sexuality News

    Playing catch up on sexuality news from the past week including a New York Times feature on George Platt Lynes and interviews by blogger Dr. Petra Boynton

  • Celebrating 15 Years Of Rural HIV/STD Prevention At Indiana University

    Kinsey Confidential congratulates the Rural Center for HIV/STD Prevention on 15 years of outstanding work on addressing rural sexual health needs.

  • Hello From Mardi Gras In New Orleans!

    Natalie blogs direct from New Orleans about Mardi Gras celebrations and the wide variety of ways the city celebrates this traditional festival and feast.

  • Sex And Mardi Gras – Throw Me Some Beads, Mister!

    This week marks Mardi Gras and its notorious celebrations in New Orleans. IU researchers asked, "Do large festivals bring out sexual behavior in people?"

  • Evidence That Brains Are Sexy, Too…

    It's a tale as old as time: a man wants a shallow, beautiful, "easy" woman instead of a nice, respectful woman with brains. Right?

  • What Will They Think Of Next? New Birth Control For Men.

    A new study might provide effective and easily reversible birth control for men. It's hard to imagine, but it's looking like that may be a possibility...