• Q&A: Vaginal Tearing During Intercourse, Fingering

    It is indeed possible to experience vaginal bleeding from either fingering or penile penetration.

  • Q&A: Strong Genital Odor And Oral Sex

    All women have some type of vaginal odor. Interestingly, doctors are trained to be able to distinguish common odors from odors that signal a health problem.

  • Does Peer-Led Sex Education Work?

    A new study asserts that peer-led sex education isn't any more effective than other types of sex education programming. Natalie begs to differ.

  • Q&A: Reducing Pain During First Time Sex

    The latest Kinsey Confidential podcast addresses fears from a female reader about having vaginal intercourse for the first time and the possibility of pain.

  • Q&A: The Hymen And Bleeding During First Time Intercourse

    A male reader wonders if a woman always has vaginal bleeding the first time she has sex and why his girlfriend did not.

  • Q&A: Trouble Reaching Female Orgasm Through Masturbation

    A female reader who cannot achieve orgasm through masturbation is concerned and asks if something might be wrong with her.

  • Am I Ready for Sex? How Do I Know?

    Are you ready for sex? Here are some important questions to ask yourself before becoming sexually active with another person.

  • Q&A: Period Length And Pregnancy Risk

    Q&A about the possible pregnancy risk with manual sex (fingering) during a period.

  • Q&A: Safe Breast Enlargement (or Augmentation) Without Surgery

    A female reader asks about possible non-surgical methods for breast enlargement or augmentation