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Living Well With HIV

Relationships and Sex

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Personal Stories

I Found Love (and Love of Self) After HIV, and You Can Too

In his first time writing publicly about his HIV status, Aaron Anderson details how he learned to love after being diagnosed with HIV.

By Aaron Anderson

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Pro Bottoms Offer Their Best Tips for Your Butthole

We reached out to some of the industry’s most talented asses for their tips on taking your anal talents to impressive new heights.

By Bobby Box
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Features

How Nutrition Affects Your Sexual Health

It really matters what you put in your mouth. wink wink

By Gigi Engle
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Comprehensive Sex Education Could Curb Everyone’s Trauma Around Sex

Harm reduction starts in the classroom and at home.

By Gigi Engle
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How Strengthening the Pelvic Floor Can Improve Sex, Regardless of What Genitals You Have

A strong pelvic floor can help with everything from bladder control to stronger orgasms.

By Gigi Engle
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The National Failure on Sexual Health Education Fuels HIV Transmissions

A veteran teacher makes the case for educating youth about sexual health.

By Alejandro Acosta
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Libido Down During COVID Lockdown? Here's How the Pandemic Has Affected Sexual Desire

For many, the past year has led to lower sex drive, but there are plenty of ways to get it back up and running again.

By Bobby Box
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How to Know If There’s a Power Imbalance in Your Relationship

Power is never entirely equally shared between partners, but inequity becomes relationship kryptonite when left unchecked.

By Gigi Engle
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News

Grindr Survey Says Romance Is Bringing Sexy Back

Among 10,000 survey respondents, 58% say that they’ve become more interested in long-term relationships than they were before the COVID-19 pandemic.

By Juan Michael Porter II
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How Kink Can Be Used to Help Your Mental Health

Kink is more than whips and chains for some of the people who are into it. It can be a tool for healing.

By Gigi Engle
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Why We Feel Shame After We Orgasm

The release of all that orgasmic energy doesn’t always make us feel amazing in the minutes after sex. In fact, it can make us feel depleted, sad, or lonely.

By Gigi Engle