Sex and Relationships

9 Ways To Help Women Achieve Multiple Orgasms

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For many women, having one orgasm during sex can be an uphill battle, so the idea of achieving multiple orgasms might seem like the stuff of fiction. ...

12 Struggles Of Having Sex In A Single Bed

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

They say only a bad workman blames his tools, but we have no shame in publicly blaming the single bed for most of our terrible sexual experiences. Th...

14 Reasons Why Morning Sex Is The Absolute Best

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

We are definitely not morning people and the alarm clock is our worst enemy, but waking up is remarkably easier when sex is on the cards. With none of...

Stealthing: What You Need To Know About This Illegal New Sex Practice

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Every week there is a new trend in the bedroom that we haven’t encountered before, and with the growing prevalence of the digital world entering our...

Sex Ed Isn't Scary If Schools Put Relationships First

Nick Haisman-Smith | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Politics
Nick Haisman-Smith

The Department for Education's recent announcement that Sex and Relationships Education (SRE) will be mandatory in schools, starting at age 4, is one that may scare some teachers. Sex is often seen as a taboo subject, even in general society, and for a teacher speaking to a classroom full of children delivering SRE could be an embarrassing prospect.

How Many Dates Should You Wait Before Having Sex With Someone?

Matthew Smith | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Matthew Smith

Despite not being the most popular option for men or women, the "three date rule" is more popular when Brits think about other people's romantic entanglements. When asked how many times they thought a newly dating couple should go out before having sex for the first time, 16% of Brits gave three dates as the most appropriate milestone, including 18% of men and 14% of women.

16 Reasons Why Outside Sex Is Totally Overrated

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Now we like to think of ourselves as sexually adventurous - sometimes we even consider intercourse with the lights on - but it is a truth universally ...

7 Famous Women Get Real About Orgasms

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Some people may regard it as elusive, but the female orgasm is something we all need to get more familiar with (not least because it might land us tha...

'A Lot Of Bullying Comes From Ignorance'- Trans Activists On Why We Need LGBT+ Sex Ed

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Trans campaigners Fox Fisher and Owl have spoken out about their dismal experiences of sex and relationships education (SRE) at school in a bid to mak...

Let's Talk About Gay Sex And Drugs

Jamie Wareham | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Jamie Wareham

I think it's a shame that it is impolite to bring up glory holes in most conversations, but I understand that isn't everyone's cup of tea. But I do think it would be darn super if we were able to talk about some sex openly.

16 Things You Only Know If You've Been Breadcrumbed

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you have ever swiped into the world of online dating, you will undoubtedly be familiar with the concept of breadcrumbing. This is where someone lea...

Here’s How To Make Sure Your Relationship Survives Cuckolding

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

For most couples, seeing their partner have sex with a stranger would spell disaster for their future together, but not for everyone. Cuckolding - wh...

Why Our 'Smartphone Generation' Deserve Statutory Online Education

Louise Haigh | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Politics
Louise Haigh

Labour have always known that education matters, it's why in Government we expanded and updated sex education and why in the Digital Economy Bill, we are taking the first steps towards developing statutory online sex education for the smartphone generation; helping children navigate the online world in a safe environment where they can ask questions and have any concerns answered.

'Nasal Spray' Male Pill Could Be A Reality In The Next Five Years

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 24.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The male pill could become a reality for your sex life in the next five years, as scientists have made a contraceptive breakthrough. In most heterosex...

No Sex Please, We're Asexual

Simon Blackwell | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Blackwell

For almost fifteen years, and especially since the birth of our youngest child, who is now eleven, my wife and I have struggled with the compatibility of our sex drives. As a younger man I enjoyed the surges of desire that I felt when I looked at my wife, but when I learned that this feeling was rarely reciprocated, I was quite understandably heart broken, after all, shouldn't my wife find me sexually desirable...

10 Things You Need to Know Before You Become a Sperm Donor

Suzi Godson | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Suzi Godson

Some men are put off before they even start. Because screening can reveal issues about future fertility, current health and the health of any existing, or future children, men are, quite rightly, advised to think very carefully before they decide to donate sperm.

Great News: The Safe Sex Chat Works With Teenagers

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 03.11.2015 | UK Parents

As parents, you might dread the time your kids are old enough for the birds and the bees chat, but the results of this study might encourage you to ju...

How Bob The Builder And Wendy Can Teach Your Kids About Sex

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 29.07.2015 | UK Parents

Sex education isn't a topic you're likely to bring up with to your kids until the topic starts floating around in the classroom. But a United Nati...

Outcry As 'Feeble' Government Refuses To Make Decision On Introducing Compulsory Sex And Relationship Lessons In Schools

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A Tory education committee chairman has slammed the government for its refusal to make a decision on whether to introduce compulsory sex and relations...

Don't Criminalise Teens for Sexting: Educate Them Instead

Harriet Williamson | Posted 07.05.2016 | UK Tech
Harriet Williamson

A loophole in the law means that any under-18-year-old taking explicit selfies can be charged with creating and sharing indecent images of children. This is particularly nonsensical in the case of 16 and 17-year-olds, who can consent to sexual acts and relationships, but are unable to take or share erotic pictures of themselves.

Young People With Cancer Need Better Relationships and Sex Advice

Matt Whyman | Posted 20.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Matt Whyman

Every day, six young people aged 16-24 receive the shocking news that they have cancer. Treatment usually starts immediately, can last for up to three years, and disrupts every area of their lives. Of course, this can include relationships and sex. And yet at such a formative time the issues that arise are not often openly discussed. Until now.

Dating Industry and Older Dating.

Jacqui Wright | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Jacqui Wright

As much as children don't want to think of parents having sex (with anyone) it wouldn't hurt to give a gentle reminder to mum or dad when they start seeing someone new about safe sex, as no one likes to think that one of their parents could be in those statistics.

Heterosexual Married Men: A Redundant Species

Katie Beswick | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katie Beswick

Let me make this quite clear to those married men who might be reading: when we're all dolled up, out on the tiles with our cleavage packaged alluringly in satin, clutching an expensive cocktail in our newly manicured paws, we do not want to talk to you.

The Time I Went to a Sexual Health Clinic and It Wasn't as Awful as I Expected

Freiya Benson | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Freiya Benson

I can hear the intakes of breath and the silent shaking of heads. I know, I know. I'm an idiot. Anyhow, I realised the blindingly obvious fact that even if you've only been with a few people, you don't know their histories, and it only takes one person, with something, to pass it on to you.

You're Not Marilyn Monroe, Babe

Katie Beswick | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katie Beswick

The internet is awash with hazy black and white pictures of Maz looking smoking, with 'if you can't handle me at my worst, you don't deserve me at my best' printed over her beautiful face in a cursive font. They're always posted by single women. And I want to take this opportunity to say to those single women, stop it. Stop it now.