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What Is the Best Way to Approach a Sexual Dry Spell in a Relationship?

What Is the Best Way to Approach a Sexual Dry Spell in a Relationship?

Every relationship experiences ups and downs, and one aspect that can pose challenges in a relationship is a sexual dry spell. A sexual dry spell occurs when a couple faces a prolonged period of reduced or absent sexual activity. While this is a common occurrence, it can be a source of concern and stress for many couples. These are some of the best ways to approach a sexual dry spell in a relationship, as well as some insights and tips to help couples navigate this challenging phase.

The Role of Acceptance and Mindfulness in Sexual Health

The Role of Acceptance and Mindfulness in Sexual Health

Sexual health issues are common, yet individuals often hesitate to seek help. In certain populations, especially those with medical conditions, sexual dysfunction is prevalent. Mental well-being is linked to sexual health, with depression and anxiety both impacting and being impacted by sexual issues.

Apply as Subcommittee Member to join a New Systematic Review

The ISSM Scientific Review Committee is calling for applications to join the Subcommittee tasked with conducting a comprehensive Systematic Review on the Safety and Efficacy of Injection Therapies for Erectile Dysfunction Co-chaired by Matthew Ziegelmann (USA) and Eric Chung (Australia), the subcommittee aims to publish its findings in the Journal of Sexual Medicine (JSM).

This is a unique chance for ISSM Members to contribute to advancing knowledge in sexual health actively.

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How Might Obesity Affect a Person’s Sexual Health?

How Might Obesity Affect a Person’s Sexual Health?

Obesity, a global health concern, has far-reaching consequences beyond its well-documented impact on cardiovascular health and metabolic disorders. Increasingly, researchers are shedding light on the intricate relationship between obesity and sexual health. Obesity might affect a person’s sexual health in various ways, including physiological, psychological, and social dimensions.

Pelvic Pain in Transgender Individuals on Testosterone

Pelvic Pain in Transgender Individuals on Testosterone

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Transgender individuals have a gender identity that differs from their assigned sex at birth. Many transgender individuals are interested in therapies that may help them externally align their physical traits with their internal gender, such as testosterone therapy.

How Women’s Genital Self-Image Impacts Sexual Function

How Women’s Genital Self-Image Impacts Sexual Function

People have different perceptions of their genitals, and the feelings and attitudes that a person has towards their genitals can be encompassed by the term “genital self-image” (GSI). Experts theorize that how a person feels about their genitals may have an impact on their sexual function and satisfaction, given that the genitals play a large role in sexuality.

Episode 31: Navigating Infertility in the Transgender Experience

Join us in this insightful episode with guest Sexologist Evie Kirana and host Shelly Varod as we explore the intriguing dynamics of penile size perception and its profound effects on men's sexual confidence and relationships. In this thought-provoking episode, we'll delve into the psychological nuances behind how size perceptions shape self-esteem and intimate connections. Don't miss out, listen now:

Episode 33: Navigating Intimacy: Understanding Onco-Sexology in Cancer Care

In this episode, we delve into the fascinating realm of onco-sexology, a crucial field in the landscape of cancer care.

Episode 29: Exploring Intimacy: The Journey of Sensate Focus

Dive into the intriguing world of sexual health in this episode, where we discuss Sensate Focus and intimiacy. Join host Cobi Reisman and Francesca Tripodi  guide us through this topic.

Episode 32: Understanding Delayed Ejaculation: Causes, Impacts, and Treatment

In this episode, we delve into the complex topic of delayed ejaculation (DE) and its multifaceted aspects with guest Ege Can Serefoglu and host Karl Pang. We start by unraveling the definition of delayed ejaculation and explore the diagnostic process involved. Understanding the primary causes and risk factors for DE is crucial, and we dissect them in detail, shedding light on both physical and psychological triggers.

Episode 30: Does Size Truly Matter? Exploring the Significance of Penile Size

Join us in this insightful episode with guest Sexologist Evie Kirana and host Shelly Varod as we explore the intriguing dynamics of penile size perception and its profound effects on men's sexual confidence and relationships. In this thought-provoking episode, we'll delve into the psychological nuances behind how size perceptions shape self-esteem and intimate connections. Don't miss out, listen now:

Episode 28: Hypersexuality and Paraphilic Disorders

Dive into the intriguing world of sexual health in this episode, where we unpack the concepts of hypersexuality and paraphilic disorders. Join host Shelly Varod and Tillmann Krueger, Sexual Medicine Specialist and Psychiatrist guide us through these disorders.

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