Sexual Health

Although sex is not vital for good health, it’s definitely good for you. It can boost circulation, help depression, soothe chronic pain, and reaffirm the joys of living. And sexual problems often signal deeper ills: Low libido, erectile dysfunction, genital infection, or sexual pain may hide a serious health problem such as diabetes or heart trouble.

A Condom Trick to Try With Your Guy

Carmen gets men to wear a condom by saying it's birth control

Relationship Problems Caused My Vaginal Pain

Jamie was so afraid of falling in love that her body rejected sex

Men Can Lose Their Sex Drives Too

There's a stereotype (even within the medical profession) that low sex drive is primarily a woman's problem. That just isn't true, experts say.

I Treated BV With Antibiotic Gel

Carmen (not her real name), 27, is a film editor in Los Angeles who has had repeat infections of bacterial vaginosis (BV). She has learned to master the treatment so that BV is not such a big deal anymore

If Your Partner Refuses to Wear a Condom

No need to trick him, but be creative