Stephanie Auteri


Steph Auteri has written about women's health and sexuality for the Atlantic, Pacific Standard, the Washington Post, and other publications. Her book, A DIRTY WORD, is due out in October 2018. Learn more at stephauteri.com.

Sex

Exactly How to Tell Your Partner What You Want in Bed

Experts gave us 11 effective ways to communicate about sex.
Stephanie Auteri
6.15.18
Fighting Words

When Women Bear the Burden of Infertility to Protect the Male Ego

I went through two rounds of treatment over several months before we took a closer look at my husband.
Stephanie Auteri
2.16.18
Between the Sheets

Painful Sex Nearly Destroyed My Relationship

I felt pressure to provide my husband with sexual release, but that pressure only seemed to make the pain worse.
Stephanie Auteri
6.16.17
I Want My Co-Pay Back

Most Doctors Take Just 8 Hours of Sex Ed

And that's if they went to one of the better med schools.
Stephanie Auteri
6.9.17
Tonic

What Happened When I Went Off My Antidepressants

Many times, whether you really need it or not, taking medication can feel like giving in to a weakness.
Stephanie Auteri
1.9.17
mental health

What Happened When I Went Off My Antidepressants

Many times, whether you really need it or not, taking medication can feel like giving in to a weakness.
Stephanie Auteri
1.9.17
Sex

Social Media Alternatives for Your Failed Sex Education

When in doubt—especially if it's about info you didn't get in junior high sex education—download the app.
Stephanie Auteri
11.22.16
Sex

I Tried the Latest in Condom Technology and It Went Shockingly Well

For the first time in five decades, there's been actual progress in the design of a condom that doesn't suck.
Stephanie Auteri
7.6.16
Health

I Tried the Latest in Condom Technology and It Went Shockingly Well

For the first time in five decades, there's been actual progress in the design of a condom that doesn't suck.
Stephanie Auteri
7.6.16