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What Is Tantric Sex?
A basic introduction to Tantra sexual practice and what Tantric sex has come to mean in the west.
Batteries Not Included: How to Use a Vibrator
A beginner's guide to using vibrators for women. Tips and techniques on using vibrators for external stimulation and penetration.
What's the Buzz? A Man's Guide to Vibrator Use
Guys can, and do, use vibrators. Most don't know that it's an option. Here's a step by step guide to use vibrators for men.
Bakers Dozen - 13 Tips for a Great Handjob
A step by step guide on how to give a man a handjob, with tips on anatomy, technique, using props, and communicating with your partner.
Find His Spot: A Guide to the Prostate
Some people call it the male g-spot, others call it (unfortunately) the p-spot. Whatever you call it, here's a a step by step guide to finding and stimulating the prostate.
How Do You Define Sex?
What is sex? How does sex differ from sexuality? Learn about defining sex and sexuality for yourself in a way that can help you explore more of your sexual potential and increase your sexual health.
12 Tips for Having Sexual Intercourse
A guide to intercourse including suggestions on positioning, pacing, g-spot and prostate stimulation, and how to have orgasms during intercourse.
10 Tips for Clitoral Stimulation
A step by step guide to clitoral stimulation, featuring 10 tips to improve your approach and technique.
A Guide to Using Penis Rings
A beginner’s guide to using penis rings.
Why Erections Leave (When You Want Them To Stay)
If you or someone you are sleeping with is losing erections during sex, it may not mean what you think it means. Here are the most common reasons why a penis might go soft, and tips on what you can do about it.
Sex How To: A Guide to Nipple Stimulation
Stimulating your partners nipples - there's more to it than you think!
Let Your Fingers Do the Talking - 15 Tips for...
A step by step guide on how to give a woman a handjob, with tips on anatomy, technique, using props, and communicating with your partner about handjobs.
8 Ways to Play with a Soft Penis
One of the great lies we're told about sex is that it must involve an erection. There are lots of ways to have great sex with a soft penis.
How Long Can You Wear a Butt Plug For?
Is it safety wear a butt plug for an extended period of time?
Here He Comes - Acheiving Male Multiple Orgasms
With practice and patience many men can experience multiple, non-ejaculatory orgasms. Here's a step by step instructions on how men can experience multiple orgasms.
Hop To It: A Guide to Using Rabbit Vibrators
Tips on how to use rabbit vibrators alone or with a partner.
Is There Such a Thing As Good Enough Sex?
Public representations of sex tend to the extremes: it's either the worst or the best. But what about all the sex we have that's neither. What about the sex that's just good enough?
Sex How To: Your Guide to Pegging
Tips on pegging or the act of male anal penetration by a female partner. Includes ideas on talking about pegging, toys to choose for pegging, and safer sex considerations.
Is It Possible to Increase Semen Volume?
Six things you should know before buying any product that claims to increase semen volume.
Better When Wet: A Guide to Using Personal...
How to use lubricant for solo and partner sex play.
Sex How Tos: Edging
Tips on edging, a sexual activity that involves postponing orgasm.
What Does Sex Feel Like?
If you've never had sex before, how do you know what it will feel like? A description of what sex feels like.
The Right Way to Put on a Male Condom
A step by step explanation on how to put on and take off a condom, with links to illustrations on how to properly put on a condom.
Where to Find the Best Online Sex Writing
Links and recommended resources for finding, sharing, and writing sex stories online.
Do Penis Pumps Work?
Explains how and why penis pumps work the way they do.
DIY Homemade Sex Toys
Tips for homemade sex toy projects, plus links to the best homemade sex toy sites, books and products.
Sex on the Big Screen
A list of mainstream movies that apparently contain real sex scenes.
6 Great Positions for Oral Sex
Whether you're giving or receiving (or both), pleasurable sex starts with a comfortable and versatile position.
10 Tips for Better Orgasms
Orgasms don't come easy for all of us, and whether you're hoping for your first, or 101st, here are ten steps to building better orgasms.
A Personal Map to Your G-Spot
A step by step guide to finding and stimulating your g-spot.
7 Reasons You Don't Want to Learn About Sex...
Pornography may be many things, but it isn't usually a very accurate depiction of sex. Learn how to spot the ways that porn fakes sex.
How to Fix Your Battery Powered Vibrator
A step by step guide to fixing common problems with battery powered vibrators.
How Much Sex Does the Average Couple Have?
How much sex does an average couple have, and how much sex should we be having to be considered normal or healthy?
If It Hurts, Am I Doing It Wrong?
Does anal sex always hurt a little? The short answer is that it doesn’t hurt if you’re doing it right. For the longer answer, read on.
How to Have Sex
Sex how tos, sex tips, and step-by-step sex instruction on everything from sex toys and positions to erotic role play and how to light a room for sex.
Can You Tell When a Man Is Ready to Ejaculate?
Sometimes knowing what is about to happen can really help! Learn the signs that ejaculation is imminent.
Kegel Exercises for Pelvic Floor Health
Step by step instructions on doing kegel exercises to strengthen your PC muscles.
10 Ways to Orgasm Through Intercourse
Orgasms don't come easily through intercourse. But that doesn't mean they don't come at all. Here are some tips on having orgasms through intercourse.
Does Sex Always Mean Intercourse?
Sex is much more than intercourse. Here are some ways of thinking about and exploring sexual intimacy and stimulation that don't involve intercourse.
How Can I Stop Farting During Orgasm?
A reader writes that they regularly fart when they have an orgasm which is both embarrassing to them and also reduces their pleasure in orgasming.
Making the First Time More Fun and Less Awkward
Tips on making intercourse for the first time more pleasurable, less awkward, and less painful.
Bend Over, Boyfriend
Information, tips, and resources for straight couples interested in exploring male anal play and strap on sex. Includes shopping tips, safer sex tips, and information about gender and role play.
All About Orgasms
Orgasms are the most sought after and most misunderstood part of our sexuality. Learn about different types of orgasms, the real definition of orgasm, fake orgasms, orgasm problems, and the best books about orgasms available.
Doggy Style or Rear Entry Sex Position
Image of doggy style or rear entry sex position. Page 3.
Why Tantric Sex Is Harder Than It Looks
The author Kenneth Ray Stubbs explains four common obstacles people in the West experience when exploring Tantric sexuality.
10 Most Common Questions About Penis Size
Penis size may be the biggest source of worry for men. Learn the facts about average penis size, does penis size matter, the trouble with comparing penis size, and whether or not you can do anything to enlarge your penis.
A Basic Tour of the Female Genital Anatomy
A guided tour of the basic parts of the female genitals, including the vulva, vagina, clitoris, pc muscle, g-spot, and more.
How Many Types of Orgasms Are There?
The messy truth is that an orgasm is something that defies simple explanation. Here are some popular categorizations explained.
Woman on Top Sex Position
Image of the basic woman on top sex position. Page 2.
What's the Average Penis Size?
Figuring out the average penis size isn't as easy as you'd think. Research offers various answers, and here's a round up of what it says.
The Joys of Toys
Explains the basics of sex toys including different kinds of sex toys, tips on shopping for sex toys, where to find the best sex toys, sex toy safety, and sex toy quizzes.
10 Ways to Ruin Your Sex Life
Here are ten things you can do to practically guarantee you'll have bad sex. Invert them and you may find a few ideas on how to have some, or more, of the sex you actually want.
Missionary Sex Position Pictures
Image of the basic missionary sex position.
First Time Orgasm
If you've never had an orgasm and want to change that, here's everything you need to know about first time orgasms.
What Is Edging?
Read an explantion of edging, a sexual practice that involves playing with space, time, and excitement.
A Different Kind of Oral Sex: Learn to Talk...
Tips on how to introduce dirty talk to your relationship, with suggestions on expanding your vocabulary of sex words, getting comfortable with dirty talk, and recommendations for more reading.
What Is Pegging?
An explanation of the term pegging, which is used to describe anal penetration in heterosexual couples where the woman penetrates the man.
Did I Just Have an Orgasm?
How can you be sure that you're having orgasms? Is there such a thing as an orgasm test? Information on what defines orgasm and how to focus more on pleasure and less on the question.
Up and At 'Em: The Whys and Hows of Morning...
Morning erections can be a source of confusion and embarrassment for young men, and concern for older men who may have fewer or find them gone altogether.
Latex vs Non-Latex Condoms
Explains the difference between latex and non latex condoms, and between the different types of non latex condom brands currently available.
5 Reasons Most Men Think Their Penis Is Too Small
Worry about penis size isn't entirely in your head. Here are the five reasons why most men think their penis is too small.
Reverse Cowgirl Sex Position
Image of the basic reverse cowgirl sex position. Page 8.
A Guide to Erotic Touch
A step by step guide to exploring sensual touch with a partner.
Good Vibrations: Using a Vibrator with Your...
A step-by-step guide to introducing a vibrator to your partner, and using a vibrator with your partner during sex.
The Highs and Lows of Marijuana and Sex
Describes the positive and negative sexual effects of marijuana.
Wall Standing Sex Position
Image of the basic wall standing sex position. Page 9.
A User's Guide to Male Sexual Anatomy
A plain language explanation of penis anatomy including the shaft, glans, frenulum, foreskin, and the internal anatomy of the penis.
Side by Side Facing Sex Position
Image of the basic side by side sex facing position. Page 4.
How Do I Know If Sex Is Consensual?
You can't know if the sex you're having is consensual unless you ask. At least at first. Here's a guide to navigating consent in a sexual relationship.
The What and Where of the Perineum
Definition of the perineum. Sexuality.
How to Kiss
There are few universal rules to kissing, but here are some basic tips on how to kiss for the anxious and uninitiated.
Does Size Matter?
Does penis size matter? Research on the importance of penis size to men and women.
Edge of the Bed Sex Position
Image of the edge of the bed sex position. Page 7.
Bum Lift Sex Position
Image of the bum lift sex position. Page 10.
Ecstatic Sex? How MDMA Affects Sexual Function...
What are the sex effects of Ecstasy (also called MDMA)? Subjective reports and laboratory research explain the negative and positive sex effects of Ecstasy.
Position Yourself: The Side by Side Spooning...
The spooning side-by-side sex position, described and illustrated, with pros and cons and tips on varying this position to make it work for you.
Right Angle Sex Position
Image of the basic right angle sex position. Page 6.
Should I Be Worried if my Partner Is Having...
Should I be worried if my partner is having problems getting and keeping an erection? Is it a sign that there are bigger problems in our relationship?
Your Quick Guide to the Male Sexual Anatomy
A guided tour of the basic parts of male genitalia including the penis, scrotum, prostate gland, frenulum, perineum, and anus.
Sex S.O.S. - My Partner Is Too Big for Me
It can seem like a joke, but having a penis that's too big can be a serious problem. Tips on sex with a big penis.
Brush Up: Your Complete Guide to Oral Sex
Offering oral sex tips and techniques plus information on hygiene and safety concerns for performing and receiving oral sex.
Oral Sex Quiz
Oral Sex Quiz Test your knowledge of oral sex. Sorry, but this quiz requires that you have javascript
How to Choose a Vibrator
Tips on buying a vibrator, how to choose a vibrator for you and your partner, different materials for vibrators, and how to find a vibrator that will work for you
Spooning Sex Position
Image of the basic spooning sex position. Page 5.
Japanese Rabbit Vibrators: Accept No Other
Everything you want to know about the original Japanese rabbit vibrator: history, reviews, shopping tips, and how tos.
Lovefilm's Top Sex Scenes in Hollywood Movies
A list of the best movie sex scenes as selected by members of LoveFilm, Europe's largest internet DVD rental service.
What Does a Penis Pump Do?
All about penis pumps. Explains how penis pumps work, whether penis pumps are effective, and how safe it is to use a penis pump.
Raised Kneeling Sex Position
Image of the raised kneeling sex position. Page 11.
How Long Should Sex Last?
What is the average time sex lasts for, and how long should sex last?
Ejaculation Changing with Age
Answer to a question from a reader about not ejaculating as far as he used to.
Inside the Missionary Position
A description and picture of the missionary position where the man is lying on top of his partner. Suggestions for variation on this sex position, as well as pros and cons of the missionary position for penetration sex play.
Why Can't I Have an Orgasm?
The most common reasons people don't have orgasms aren't always easy to resolve, but fixes are possible.
Bullet Vibrator
Information on the bullet vibrator, pros and cons of using a bullet vibrator, what to look for when choosing one and where to buy a bullet vibrator. Page 11.
Learn to Control Premature Ejaculation
A step by step explanation of the start/stop technique of controlling premature ejaculation.
The Pros and Cons of the Woman on Top Sex...
The woman on top sex position, described and illustrated, with variations, pros, and cons of this position for intercourse.
Sex Tip: Stop and Go Sex Play
This sex tip is for two people and offers a way to playfully communicate about what you like and don’t like in sexual touch and activities.
What You Should Know About First Time Intercourse
Everything you need to know about intercourse before you have it for the first time.
How to Find the Right Position for Your Body...
Finding the right sex position means thinking about yourself. This series of sex tips focuses on finding the most comfortable and versatile physical positions for sex.
Your Guide to Penis Rings
Describes the basic penis ring, how it functions, and important safety information regarding the use of penis rings.
Help! I Can't Orgasm Without My Vibrator.
Response to a reader who can only orgasm when using a vibrator, and wants to be able to orgasm during sex with a partner.
What's Your Fantasy?
Information about the origins of sexual fantasies, the most common sexual fantasies, how healthy it is to have sexual fantasies, and ideas for more sexual fantasies.
A Users Guide to Lube
Everything you ever needed to know about personal lubricants to help you find the right lube for you.
Sex Toys for Women
Are there specific sex toys for women? If you're buying a sex toy for a woman, or are a woman buying a sex toy for yourself, here are some general tips on picking sex toys for women.
Woman on Top Sex Position Pictures Gallery
Images of woman on top sex positions
101 Ways (More or Less) to Have Sex
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Erectile Dysfunction and Sex Toys
Sex toys are not a treatment for erectile dysfunction but toys can expand pleasure giving and receiving options. Here's how.
Vibrator Reviews
Reviews of new and classic vibrators including pros and cons, who the toy would be recommended for, and who might be disappointed.
4 Elements of Great Sex
How do you define great sex? The definition will change from person to person, but here are four characteristics of all great sex.
Quickie Reviews of Silicone Based Lubricant...
Reviews of the most popular silicone lubricants, with tips on how to tell the difference and find the lube that's right for you.
What Is the PC Muscle and Where You Can Find...
Simple instructions on how to find your pubococcygeus or PC muscles. With links to information on how to do Kegel exercises to strengthen the PC muscles.
Toy Review: Aneros Prostate Massager
Review of the Aneros Prostate massager.
What Is an Orgasm?
What is orgasm, and how is it defined by science and culture? Better than single definitions are multi-dimensional explanations of orgasm.
Can I Get Rid of My Fetish?
I have a fetish and it's ruining my life. Is it possible to get rid of it?
What Lube Should I Use With My Silicone Toys?
What's the best lubricant to use with silicone sex toys?
What Is a Cuckold?
A definition of the term cuckold.
A Users Guide to Nipple Clamps
What are nipple clamps, how do they work, and how do you use nipple clamps?
How to Suggest a New Sexual Activity to a Partner
Tips on how to talk with your partner about trying some new sexual activities.
What Is BDSM?
A definition for the term BDSM which is an umbrella term to describe a wide range of sexual activities, and emotional and spiritual interactions.
Can Breastfeeding Trigger an Orgasm?
Many women experience arousal and even orgasm while breastfeeding. This is the result of the hormone oxytocin and is a completely healthy response.
Your First Time
Tips on first time sex experiences, including first time intercourse, first orgasm, first time anal sex, and more.
Sexual Anatomy Tour: The Vagina
Description of the function and anatomy of the vagina with a focus on sexual pleasure.
Product Review: Ride On Extender
A review of the Ride On a multi-purpose penile prosthesis and male strap on from Vixen Creations.
Your Guide to Water Based Lubricants
Explaining the difference between water based personal lubricants, including consistency, ingredients, and how long different water based lubricants last. With links to reviews of water based lubricants.
Toys for Boys: Penis Sleeves
Learn about the different types of penis sleeves and male masturbators for men. Find out the pros and cons of these male sex toys, how to choose the right one and where to buy them.
What Does Oral Sex Taste Like?
What does oral sex taste like, and what are the elements that go into creating that taste?
Position Yourself: Knees on Chest Sex Position
Describes knees on chest sex positions. Suggestions for variation on this position, as well as pros and cons of knees on chest sex positions for penetration sex play.
What Is Mainstream Pornography?
What distinguishes mainstream from independent pornography?
What You Need to Know About Viagra
Information about Viagra including how Viagra works, dosage, how much Viagra costs, and side effects of Viagra
Am I Really Supposed to Ask Permission Before I...
An answer to an About.com reader who is wondering if anyone really asks permission before kissing.
The Real Risks of Sex Under Water
Sex under water is not as dangerous as some rumors suggest. But that doesn't mean it's a good idea.
Male Sexual Anatomy Guide - Scrotum and Testicles
A description of the scrotum and testicles, part of the male reproductive and sexual anatomy.
Does Loving My Butt Make Me Gay?
If I’m a guy, does wanting anal sex make me gay? Find out how many ways the answer to that question is no.
Your Guide to Sex Toys for Men
Explains the range of male sex toys, how to use male sex toys, and where to buy male sex toys.
Why We Feel Shame About Sex
What's the connection between sex and shame?
Learn About the History of Research on Sexual...
The anatomy of intercourse research from Leonardo da Vinci to Masters and Johnson to MRI and 3D ultrasound imaging.
Prostate Gland
Description of the prostate gland, which produces some of the seminal fluid and is a part of male sexual anatomy.
Everything You Need to Know About Vibrators
Vibrators are the most popular selling sex toy in the world. This guide offers tips on choosing the right vibrator, buying a vibrator without being ripped off, and ways of using vibrators for men, women, and couples.
Flat on the Bed Doggy Style Variation
Image of doggy style or rear entry sex position. Page 5.
Your Guide to Female Ejaculation
Background information on the female ejaculation debate, plus tips on how to experiment with female ejaculation and g-spot stimulation, and where to find more information.
Where Do Your Sexual Fantasies Come From?
Tips on developing sexual fantasy ideas and coming up with fantasy scenarios that work for you.
Your Guide to G Spot Vibrators
A review of popular vibrators designed for, or useful for, g spot stimulation.
Before You Buy Your First Sex Toy
Tips on choosing your first sex toy plus links to the best sex shops to buy sex toys.
What Causes Pain During Sex?
Pain during sex is surprisingly common, but still many of us don't talk about it. Learn about some of the common causes of pain during sex.
Edge of the Bed Sex Position Pictures Gallery
Images of the edge of the bed sex positions.
Can You Change Vaginal Taste?
An About.com reader asks if it's possible to change the way her vagina, or vaginal fluids, taste.
A Beginner's Guide to Sex Fantasy Role Play
Whether you’re an expert at swinging from the ceiling vines or a nervous newcomer to the idea of dressing up and getting down, these 9 sex tips will open up a world of sexual possibilities.
The Sounds of Sex
Only a few brave researchers have ventured into the territory of human sexual sounds. Here's what we know.
How to Deal with Loss of Bowel and Bladder...
Tips on how to maximize bowel and bladder control during sex and how to deal with a loss of either bowel or bladder function during sex.
Sexual Anatomy Guide: The Anus and Rectum
Description of the anus and rectum, and the part they play in sexual anatomy and response.
Breath Your Way to Better Sex
Conscious breathing techniques can be used to increase awareness and understanding of our sexual thoughts, feelings, and physical responses. Simple tips on using conscious breathing for sexual exploration.

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