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Age Wise

The science of sexual satisfaction through the years

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For some, Covid-19 has had a negative impact on intimacy and sex

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The pandemic is keeping us at home — but out of the bedroom

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A stressed couple lying down on the bed and staring at the ceiling.
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“You can’t be…


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Take this Tiger King and call me in the morning


In her new book ‘Boys and Sex,’ Peggy Orenstein makes the case for having more frank conversations with teens about porn, consent, and feelings. Even if you’d rather poke your eye out.

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According to science, an orgasm may have very little to do with sexual pleasure

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Some survivors are learning to move past their trauma by asserting their needs

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Several new products are on the market. Whether they solve the underlying problem is an open question.

Illustration: Haleigh Mun


It’s time for a much-needed reality check

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It’s not a pathological aberration, but part of the healthy spectrum of sexuality

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