sexuality education

Sex

Some People's Orgasms Are Actually a Series of Short Ones

Some women who think they’ve never had an orgasm could actually be "mini-orgasmic."
Suzannah Weiss
8.15.18
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
rights

Colleges Are Doing a Shitty Job of Teaching Consent

They're spending more—but the message isn't evolving.
Monica Luhar
11.8.17
Fighting Words

This Sex Educator Was Not Allowed to Say 'Clitoris' in the Classroom

Others were barred from: "abortion," "LGBTQ," and using a diagram of female anatomy.
Diana Spechler
10.5.17
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
rights

How Sex Ed is Helping to Fix Pakistan’s Child Marriage Problem

Most child marriages aren't even reported.
Jennifer Chowdhury
4.12.17
Health

When Parents Are the Greatest Barrier to Teaching Teens About Sex

Copious research shows that medically accurate sexual education courses reduce the risk of STDs and unplanned pregnancies among students—but some parents and administrators still fear that just talking about sex will lead teenagers astray.
Steph Auteri
1.3.17
100 years

The US States Prohibiting the Discussion of Abortion in High Schools

While some states include accurate abortion information in high school sex education programs, the majority of states do not mandate that schools address the topic—and some even ban discussion or teach that abortion is murder.
Amanda Arnold
10.21.16