You are here

Blog

New Survey Shows Teens Having Sex As Early As 14

Steph Auteri

A new survey conducted across 20 cities in India, in which roughly 15,000 teens between the ages of 13 and 19 were interviewed, revealed that the average age of first sexual contact for boys is 13.72 years, and the average age for girls is 14.09 years.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

Condoms Likely Aren't the Cause of Your Erection Problems

Steph Auteri

According to a new study, the results of which were published in The Journal of Sexual Medicinecondoms aren't likely the cause of erectile issues, despite those who have reported difficulty maintaining an erection while using one. 

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

Carey Roth Bayer Takes the Helm at the Center of Excellence for Sexual Health

Steph Auteri

This coming September, the Center of Excellence for Sexual Health (CESH) will come under the leadership of AASECT member Carey Roth Bayer, Ed.D., M.Ed., B.S.N., R.N., C.S.E.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Member News

FDA Approves Flibanserin

Steph Auteri

After a controversy surrounding flibanserin that has been going on since 2010, when the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) first voted against approving the drug, Sprout Pharmaceuticals has found the tide shifting in their favor.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

The Fight for Comprehensive Sexuality Education Continues Across the Country

Steph Auteri

In the most recent issue of Contemporary Sexuality, we took a look at the evolving state of sexuality education around the world, both in the context of the education we receive in our childhood, and the additional education we may or may not receive years later as professionals.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

Sex Ed Program for Special Education Students Being Implemented in a Michigan School District

Steph Auteri

Reported in a post on Bustle, Thornapple Kellogg Schools, a Michigan school district, has developed a new sexual and reproductive health curriculum for those students with intellectual and/or learning disabilities.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

Abusive Men More Likely To Put Their Partners at Sexual Risk

Steph Auteri

A study conducted by the University of Washington, the research of which was recently published in the Journal of Sex Research, explored patterns of risky sexual behavior among heterosexual men ages 18 to 25.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

New Smartphone App Makes Chlamydia Screening More Accessible

Steph Auteri

Just last month, we blogged about a new crop of sexual health smartphone apps that were exploding into the virtual marketplace.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

Study Shows Testosterone Therapy Does Not Improve Upon Ejaculations Problems

Steph Auteri

Dr. Shehzad Basaria of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston conducted a four-month trial in order to observe the effects of testosterone therapy on those with ejaculation problems.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

Senate Bill Could Address Sexual Assault in College

Steph Auteri

Campus sexual assault has been more visible in the news this past year, especially since Rolling Stone's "A Rape on Campus," story, the backlash, and its retraction.

Read More | Comment 0 Comments
Tags: Quick Hits

Pages

Subscribe to