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Experts Recommend Chlamydia, Gonorrhea Screening For Women

Sexually active women aged 24 and younger should be screened for two of the most common sexually-transmitted infections

Female Sexual Health to be Discussed at FDA Meeting

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) would like to hear more about women’s views on female sexual dysfunction and its treatment.

Women’s Sexual Desire Survey

Low sexual desire causes distress for many women. But most of them have not talked to their doctor about it, according to the results of a recent survey.

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What if Oral ED Medications Don’t Work?

Medications like Viagra, Levitra, and Cialis are heavily marketed and sometimes portrayed as a magic pill that can make a man’s erection problems disappear.

Sensate Focus

Sensate focus emphasizes the physical sensations of touch. It is designed to foster trust and intimacy between partners.

Sexual Function in Adult Childhood Cancer Survivors

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and with this in mind, we’d like to talk a bit about the late effects of cancer treatment that can cause sexual problems for patients when they are adults.

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Facial Preferences and Gender Identity

It appears that gender identity affects facial preferences more than sexual orientation, according to Italian researchers.

Women: One or Two Better Sexual Experiences Each Month Would be “Meaningful”

In a recent survey, 95% of female respondents said that having one or two improved sexual experiences each month would be “meaningful” for them.

Dysfunctional Sex Beliefs and Women

Sexual orientation appears to play a role in women’s sexual beliefs, according to a survey conducted by Portuguese researchers.