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1 hr ago | Time

Most Teenagers Believe Porn Is Damaging. Could Sex Ed Be The Answer?

A new poll of teenagers in Britain shows that many think porn leads to unrealistic or damaging views about sex The rise of online pornography has long worried researchers, feminists and parents about the toll easy access to graphic images would take on young people.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers

5 hrs ago | International Business Times

Artist To Have Sex With A Different Man Every Day For A Year

Mischa Badasyan ,the Russian born 26-year-old gay man plans to have sex with a different person every day for a year as part of his art project, called "Save the Date,".


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Genesee Country Express

From Masters of Sex to Boardwalk Empire: How Accurate Are Fact-Based Dramas?

Halfway through the pilot episode of the Showtime series Masters of Sex , which is based on the story of real-life sex researchers Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson, Masters leaves his wife, Libby, in the care of another doctor as she undergoes infertility treatments so he can slip into a neighboring examination room and watch a prostitute ... (more)


Related Topix: Boardwalk Empire, Entertainment, Television, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Deadwood, Drama, Deadwood, SD

The New Zealand Herald

A close encounter with Miley Cyrus

The Miley Cyrus circus is heading to New Zealand. But there's more to this pop princess than tweeting, twerking and giant tongue slides, as Chris Schulz discovers.


Related Topix: Miley Cyrus, Pop/Rock, Hannah Montana, Entertainment, Television, Billy Ray Cyrus, Country

Is Sex Selling Black Women?

With all the buzz surrounding Nicki Minaj new video "Anaconda" I have to wonder as a Black women , is this all we want for ourselves? Is this really a representation of Black women and our sexuality ? Why must we continuously be the focus of hypersexualized videos in order to be relevant? Why must we allow ourselves to continue to be exploited, ... (more)



Teen birth rate has dropped dramatically in last two decade

U.S. teen birth rates fell dramatically during the past two decades, plummeting 57 percent and saving taxpayers billions of dollars, a new government report shows.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Statesman

Young people are being let down by sex education in schools

IPPR together with Opinium surveyed 500 18-year-olds about their perceptions and norms around relationships and sex.


Medical News Today

'Missed opportunities' for HPV vaccine due to provider and parental assumptions about teen sex

Probing deeper into the complex decisions that parents and providers face regarding the human papilloma virus vaccine, researchers found that though both parties appreciated the importance of the HPV vaccine, their personal assumptions surrounding timing of administration relative to onset of sexual activity resulted in decreased vaccination rates.


Related Topix: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Science Daily

Does love make sex better for most women?

Love and commitment can make sex physically more satisfying for many women, according to a sociologist.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Why women have risky sex on vacation

Some women who engaged in risky sexual behavior while traveling told a researcher that they felt freed from a sexual double standard at home, and hoped to "feel like a man" by having a one-night stand - no emotional strings attached, according to a researcher with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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Related Topix: University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Israel, Middle East, World News


The best sex tips you'll ever hear - from a man with no penis

A man who lost his genitals in a childhood accident turns out to know more about the carnal act than most of us Leave it to a man with no penis to school the Internet on sexual intimacy.



Internet Porn 'Too Easy For Teens To Access'

Eight out of 10 18-year-olds think it is too easy for young people to see pornography online, according to a new survey.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers

Great Bend Tribune

How premarital life affects future marital quality...

Your prospects for a happy marriage may be tied to people other than your soon-to-be spouse.


Related Topix: Wedding, University of Virginia, University of Denver

City Paper

Sex Can Be Awkward. Let's Talk About It. Onstage.

Sex can be awkward. Like, really, really, really awkward. So awkward, in fact, that some might never want to share with friends, let alone perfect strangers, tales of awkward intercourse.


Related Topix: Retail, Bloomingdales, Arts, Theater

Bride's Magazine

5 Rules for Having Hot Sex for Life

We're sure you and your fianc have an amazing, vitally-alive sex life. However as your wedding day nears, your thoughts occasionally slip to those trepidatious stories you hear about how lovemaking can lose its luster as kids, responsibilities - ok, life rolls in like a tide.


Related Topix: Kids, Family

24 Hours

Love makes sex better for most women

Penn State Abington sociologist Beth Montemurro interviewed 95 women in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York and found that regardless of age or background, most said love was necessary for sexual satisfaction and that love made sex more physically pleasurable.


Related Topix: Penn State Abington, Sports

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

Urethritis Caused by Novel Neisseria meningitidis Serogroup W in Man Who Has Sex with Men, Japan

To the Editor: We report a case of urethritis caused by a novel multilocus sequence type , 10651, of the ST11/electrophoretic type -37 complex Neisseria meningitidis serotype W. The patient was a man who has sex with men.


Related Topix: World News, Japan,

What causes painful sex after menopause?

Some women notice changes after menopause that can be life altering. Painful sex during intercourse has been reported as a fairly common post-menopausal symptom.



This Artist Will Have Sex 365 Different People To Prove Random Sex Is Meaningless

There are artists who hole up in their tiny studios with blank canvases and paint cans, lazily waiting to be inspired by the outside world.


Mon Aug 18, 2014

Times Herald

Hooking up to getting hitched: Yes, it can happen

Purposely ambiguous and definitely provocative, the term "hookup" has gotten plenty of attention from researchers analyzing this sexual behavior that can range from kissing to sexual intercourse.


Related Topix: University of Denver, University of Virginia, Philadelphia, PA


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