• Do You Have Great Sexpectations This Valentine’s Day?

    What do you expect to do this Valentine's Day? Are you in the 50% of women and 60% of men who have made plans?

  • What They’re Reading: Charlie Glickman

    Book recommendations from experts in the fields of sexuality, gender, health, science and relationships

  • The Penis and Valentine’s Day: A Story of Disappointment

    J. Bradley Blankenship observes that that both the penis and Valentine’s Day have a hard time living up to expectations.

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

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

  • The Vagina Monologues Around the United States

    Every year around Valentine's Day, college campuses across the United States put on productions of The Vagina Monologues.

  • Valentine’s Week Wrap-Up Blog Post

    A short update about sexual health in the news this week (of Valentine's Day) and upcoming blogs for next week.

  • Celebrating The Kiss: Leonore Tiefer

    For an interesting twist on the usual Valentine's Day blog fare, check out a presentation at the Kinsey Institute called "Ode to the Kiss."

  • Happy Valentine’s Day

    There are many stories and myths related to the origins of Valentine's Day and only a bit of documented history.

  • Understanding Love And Sex – A Valentine’s Day Puzzle

    Although it is possible to experience love without sexual or physical intimacy and to experience sex without love, for most people, the two are connected.

  • Chocolate Desire: The Connection Between Food And Sex

    Do culinary aphrodisiacs actually work? What is the relationship between food and sex?