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How I Approached ‘The (Sex) Talk’ With My Daughter

A few weeks ago, I did it.  I had The Talk with my 10-year-old daughter.  I'd been semi-anxious about this for the past few years, unsure as to when the best time would be to have the puberty talk, th…

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What We Are Teaching Our Kids About Sex

By Dr. Antoinette DeLuca for YourTango.com. Raising daughters in an era that values thigh gap and size zero can be a bit daunting. Add to that the constant barrage of images of barely-dressed women…

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My Mother And Her Vibrator

Three years ago, this Shameless Woman convinced my sister to go in on a vibrator as a gift for our mother for her birthday. I think my mom must have been turning 78 or 79 at the time. My mother is a…

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How to Reduce Your STD Risk

There are a number of ways to reduce your risk of catching an STD. Watch this for a quick tip!…

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Is Handholding Really a Gateway to Teen Pregnancy?

While you would have a difficult time finding anyone who would contend that teenagers are just not having enough sex (excepting a few teenagers who are probably left wanting) it is debatable what adul…

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The Media is Calling it ‘Mommy Porn’

So many women have asked me how to get their sexy on - in their own bodies. They want to know how they can turn themselves on. Do they need a partner? Can do they re-light their own pilot light with …

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Starting a Sexual Revolution Begins With Education

  “What if our kids really believed we wanted them to have great sex…What if they really believed that we want them to be so passionately in love with someone that they can’t keep their hands …

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Do You Know Your Reproductive Rights? Take the Quiz!

Do all insurance plans cover the cost of birth control? Is it legal for a pharmacy to refuse to fill a birth control prescription? Do all American teens have to endure that embarrassing, awkward class…

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Unplanned Pregnancies and STDS on the Rise

Pregnancies and STD rates among young adults are on the rise, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDCP). Why is this happening? Although the issue is complex, it is clear that…

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Ask the Loveologist: What To Tell The Kids

Q: My children recently came across some pornography sites on the Internet and are asking me to explain what they saw. I am a single mother and am not sure how much to tell my sons (ages 10 and 13)…

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