sexuality

The ins an outs of a sexologist

When people find out that I’m a “sex doctor”, it is either a great conversation starter or the ultimate convo killer. Yes, I’m a sex therapist – but I’m also a qualified medical doctor. Some think I watch people have sex, others…
Actress Angelina Jolie poses in the press room at the 86th annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Jason LaVeris/WireImage)

Why did Angelina get a mastectomy?

Angelina Jolie's mother died at age 56 after a 10-year battle with breast cancer. After testing positive for the BRCA mutation Jolie decided to have a prophylactic mastectomy. BRCA stands for Breast Cancer Susceptibility Gene. There's BRCA1…
gender-affirmation

From one trans to another

Coming to terms with being Trans is incredibly difficult. So is telling people, if you choose to. You spend all this time obsessing about how they are going to take it, or worrying about others simply not understanding. You spend hours trying…
HIV-AIDS-definition
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SHARE: Global Community for Sex, HIV And Reproductive Empowerment

People Living with HIV and Healthcare Providers interested in HIV: Follow this link for information about a new Global Community for Sex, HIV And Reproductive Empowerment/Global SHARE. This is a community of providers, civil society members…
contraception

What is the best birth control for you?

Making choices about birth control isn't easy.  There are many factors that comes into play; your overall health, how often you have sex, the number of sexual partners you have and possible side effects. Birth control, also known as contraception…
contraception