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Jodie Dunne
3 Sex Positions to Try When You Have Period Cramps

3 Sex Positions to Try When You Have Period Cramps

Period sex seems to be becoming more socially acceptable, for many, it is now a normal part of their sex life. If the idea of getting sex while you are dealing with period cramps is unappealing, the idea of some positions just seems painful (despite the fact that hormones released with orgasm are touted as offering relief from menstrual pain). Menstrual cramps, for the most part, have to do with your uterus and ovaries, so avoiding positions that put pressure on that is a good place to start. Deeper penetration is probably not high on the to-do list either and...

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How To Sext during COVID-19 physical distancing measures.

How To Sext during COVID-19 physical distancing measures.

Sexting is a form of digital foreplay. Sexting may seem intimidating or overwhelming to some, but it’s actually just flirting and texting in a new context! In the current climate of physical distancing, it also has the added bonus of keeping you connected with those you are intimate with when you can’t be together. Sexting is a form of digital foreplay, can be a great distraction from a busy day and help get us in the mood for sex. It is a fantastic skill whether you are locked down with someone or you are in a long-distance relationship. Which face...

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Jodie Dunne
7 Tips To Make Sex Less Painful If You Have Endometriosis.

7 Tips To Make Sex Less Painful If You Have Endometriosis.

There’s no sugar-coating it: endometriosis sucks. I have lived with it most of my life. It sucks if you have it and it sucks if your partner has it. If you live with endometriosis you will understand when I say that endometriosis is a painful and often debilitating condition and affects pretty much every part of your life, from periods, mental health, fertility, work or study, relationships and sex. What is endometriosis?“The lining of the uterus is called Endometrium. This is the tissue that grows inside the uterus each month and bleeds away with a period. When tissue like this is...

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5 Sex Drive Myths.

5 Sex Drive Myths.

Q: I don’t know what happened, but I feel like I have lost control over my sex drive? Spontaneous sex or spontaneous desire for sex – what is that? I really don’t know what went wrong but I would love some tips on how to get my sex drive back. A: Great question and actually very common. I think sharing some of the myths about sex drive and desire might be helpful. Myth #1 – Spontaneous sex. There are two types of sex drives, spontaneous and responsive. Spontaneous sex drives equal feeling the mental desire for sex and seek out...

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