• Q&A: I Am Scared Of Having Sex Because Of Pregnancy and Bleeding

    You could consider masturbating using sex toys to help your vagina learn to stretch to accommodate a penis when you're ready to have intercourse.

  • Q&A: My Roommate Used My Vibrator Without Telling Me

    Sharing sex toys should always be done with care, and borrowing someone’s toy without telling them can be risky.

  • Valentine’s Day: Love it? Hate it? Indifferent?

    In these cynical times do you love, hate, or remain indifferent to the "holiday of love"?

  • Q&A: Is It Bad To Last Too Long While Masturbating?

    Watching porn can be highly arousing to some men. If you enjoy its role in your masturbation, that is not necessarily a bad thing.

  • Q&A: Safe To Put Small Round Items Directly Into The Anus?

    Unlike the vagina, which is only a few inches long and ends at the cervix, the anus leads into the rectum, where objects can get more easily lost.

  • Q&A: Anal Sex: Cleanliness And Avoiding Pain

    People rarely talk to each other about anal sex, which can leave many people feeling confused or uncertain about how to try this particular sexual behavior.

  • Q&A: Glass and Pyrex Sex Toys – Safe?

    Research suggests that more than half of women and nearly half of men have used vibrators, but there has been little research related to toxicity.

  • 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.

  • Q&A: Pregnancy And Infection Risk From Lesbian Sex

    A question from a female reader about possible pregnancy and infection risk from sexual contact with another woman

  • Q&A: Using Vibrator Caused Vaginal Bleeding

    Could vibrator use during sexual play cause vaginal bleeding? Information about virginity, the hymen, and sex toys.

  • Q&A: Safe Anal Sex Play And Anal Toys

    Dr. Debby Herbenick answers a question from a reader about using anal toys and how best to engage in safe anal play