Sex headache, the medical term for which is coital cephalalgia, is a condition where a person starts experiencing a headache before, during or after orgasm.
Study suggests commonly-found bacteria in the mouth can cause bacterial vaginosis; indicates need for safe oral sex
Since Fusobacterium nucleatum is mostly found in the oral cavity, it can spread to the vagina during oral sex, increasing the risk of bacterial vaginosis, the study said
Understanding pain during sex: What is dyspareunia, why it might happen and what you can do about it
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists says that nearly three out of four women have experienced dyspareunia, the medical term for painful intercourse, at least once in their life
How to tell if your vaginal discharge is normal: The colour, consistency and other things you need to know
As long as the vaginal discharge is white or clear, thick or stretchy, has no smell and causes no itchiness, it is normal
A study, published in Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology in 2020, indicates that an unhealthy lifestyle does contribute to the development of sexual disorders and dysfunctions in the long run
Understanding male sexual health: More men now reporting low sex drive, Peyronie's disease, finds study
Scientists found that earlier, more men were diagnosed with erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation.
Sufficient focus on physical fitness and exercises like kegel exercise, full planks, twisting lunges, etc, can increase sexual stamina
A lack of libido or sex drive, while distressing, is actually a very common problem and occurs to men, women and even people on the LGBTQ+ spectrum
Safe sex practices for LGBTQ+: Protection, destigmatising STIs and other things you should keep in mind for a healthy sex life
The stigma attached to the LGBTQ+ community, and sex in general, in India and most other countries, makes it more difficult to spread awareness about safe sex practices
A recent study in Sexual Medicine Reviews revealed that sexual performance anxiety causes erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation in 9-25 percent men, and causes severe inhibition of sexual desires in 6-16 percent of women
Conception not as simple as a sperm race: research reveals how female reproductive system chooses most ideal sperm
The study found that human eggs release certain chemicals to attract the right sperm and that the chosen sperms may be from an entirely different male than the one chosen by the woman to be her partner
From dehydration to infections, here are all the reasons you may be experiencing cramps after intercourse
Cramps during or after sexual intercourse, especially around the abdomen or genitalia could be an indication of an underlying problem
The main agenda of this day is to promote the sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) of all women all over the world.
Not many studies have been conducted on this subject so far. But here’s what we do know, and we hope it helps you make a more informed decision.
Should COVID-19 affect your sex life? Plus, 6 other times when your well-being and intercourse are at odds
Should you have sex at a time when the new Coronavirus has caused COVID-19 infection in over one lakh people across 127 countries and territories?
Tantric sex is a great idea for anyone who seeks to understand their body better. A deeper connection with yourself can be developed through this practice.
International Women’s Day Part 4: Dear women, shed your inhibitions, embrace your sexuality and find your clitoris
You can’t go about a quest without a map. So if you want to find your clitoris, get acquainted with the lay of the land.
Whether you’re a lesbian, bisexual, or straight but experimenting - it’s nobody’s business but yours. What’s also your business is your sexual health.
It’s important to realize that this distress can be temporary if you give it the right attention and make a few changes.
Is it possible to alter your sexual routine slightly to ensure that your back is not further injured and you can still get to enjoy getting intimate?