Sexual Health
Superfoods and sex drive

Superfoods and sex drive

Fading sexual desire? Struggling to maintain an erection? It may be possible to spice up your sex life without going the pharmaceutical route. Superfoods pack a huge nutritional punch, while complementary and alternative medicines are widely used to prevent and treat a variety of ills. Good scientific research on these products isn’t always available, but […]

Sex after hysterectomy

Sex after hysterectomy

Every year approximately 30,000 Australian women undergo a hysterectomy. Are you one of them? Find out how it may affect your sex life. A hysterectomy is a very common medical procedure where the uterus (womb), and sometimes the ovaries, Fallopian tubes or cervix, are removed. The most common reasons for hysterectomies among Australian women include […]

7 health benefits of kissing

7 health benefits of kissing

A kiss is more than just a kiss… Here are a few good reasons why it’s good to indulge in passionate French kissing as often as you can! If you’ve ever shared a delicious kiss with a partner, you’ll know that it’s an expression of love that can say much more than words. But smooching […]

Sex and emotional manipulation

Sex and emotional manipulation

Sex can be a dangerous tool of emotional manipulation. Psychotherapist Dr Tanya Robinson offers some advice. Do you find yourself in a situation where someone else is making you feel uncomfortable in terms of their sexual ideas or intent? Are you starting to feel scared or worthless in the company of this person? If this […]

What is sex therapy and when is it useful?

What is sex therapy and when is it useful?

Many people are hesitant to consider going for sex therapy, but it’s a highly professional discipline that offers hope and help for a wide range of sexual problems. Most of us will have a problem with sex at some point in our lives. Some people deal with this themselves but, for others, sexual problems can cause a […]

The latest on contraception

The latest on contraception

Contraception is widely used in Australia to prevent unwanted pregnancies. Now, with many exciting new developments, women have a far wider choice than ever before. If you’re a sexually active woman, contraception is a necessary part of life. And, since you’re likely to use it for several decades, it’s important to choose a method that suits your […]

Why intimacy is a healthy part of a relationship

Why intimacy is a healthy part of a relationship

Intimacy, the state of emotional closeness and connectedness to your partner, is key to a strong, meaningful relationship – but it can take some time and work to attain. Intimacy in a relationship is when two people are open with each other about their deepest thoughts, emotions and needs. Real intimacy takes time to develop, but it’s […]

Are you a relationship addict?

Are you a relationship addict?

If you feel incomplete without a partner in your life, you could be a relationship addict. Learn more. Do you feel completely at sea when you’re not in a relationship? Would you rather be in an unhappy relationship, than be single? Do you compromise your own values to ensure acceptance by others? Do you feel guilty when you […]