Sexual Health - Causes

Herpes Complications to Watch Out For

Typically, the herpes virus is easily managed. However, there are some complications that can result in long-term health issues.

Could Your Partner Have Alexithymia?

This little-known personality trait may be causing an emotional disconnect between you and your spouse. Here's how to spot it, and how to reconnect again.

The Truth About Masturbation

Here's what you need to know about this "hush hush" topic.

Mittleschmerz: A Pain in the Pelvis

Those sharp pains mid-menstrual cycle? Most likely Mittleschmerz. Learn more about it, plus get tips on how to ease the discomfort.

New Hope for Women With Endometriosis

Genetic variants linked to endometriosis provide promise for earlier diagnosis and better treatment.

Are You at Risk for Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma?

Rates of this condition have doubled since the 1970s. Some risk factors, like smoking, can be controlled; others, like age and genetics, cannot.

Don't Let Diabetes Complicate Your Love Life

Issues such as decreased sexual desire can often accompany diabetes. But it doesn't have to be that way. Read on for a list of causes and solutions.

The Facts About Oral Cancer

Oral cancer occurs twice as often in men as it does in women. And increasing age is a major risk factor. Here's what you need to know.

Can You Have an Orgasm During Exercise?

A new study says yes. In fact, weight lifting, biking, and abdominal exercises were the common causes. Find out more.

Why Is Syphillis on the Rise?

You might think that syphillis is no longer a concern, but in fact it's becoming a public health issue once more.

Who Smells Most Attractive?

When it comes to choosing a partner, the nose knows.

The Problem of Teens and "Sexting"

This risky behavior affects teens nationwide. Find out how and what to do.

Treating an Embarrassing Deformity for Men

As many as 5 million men in the U.S. are affected by Peryonie's Disease, a particular erectile disorder.

Yeast Infections: Not Just a Woman's Problem

That’s right. Men can contract yeast infections too. Learn how.

Downsides to Using Spermicides

Consider this if spermicides are a part of your birth control plan.

Low Libido? 5 Surprising Reasons Why

Try our fixes to solve the top issues behind why you're just not in the mood.

Low Testosterone: Causes and Treatments

"Low T" or hypogonadism can cause undesired changes. Here's what you can do.

Teen Health: Top Issues That Are Overlooked

These serious issues require medical attention. Here's how to recognize the problem and get it addressed.

What Causes Impotence in Men?

Thanks to TV ads erectile dysfunction is no longer under the covers. Still, misconceptions remain. Learn what causes impotence and ways to reduce your risk.

How Empathy Affects Your Love Life

At the heart of healthy relationships, you'll find communication and understanding. These same qualities are essential in the bedroom.

Avoid These Common Condom Mistakes

Protect your health by learning how to avoid these common blunders.

Multiple Orgasms: Myth or Reality?

Could you really enjoy multiple climaxes or are they simply a copulation crock?

What You Need to Know About Testicular Cancer

Here are the risk factors, screening options, symptoms, and treatment methods for testicular cancer, a type of cancer that results in hundreds of deaths each year in the U.S.

Are You Too Nice For Your Own Good?

Learn how to find the middle ground between being accommodating and being stepped on.

Your Relationship: Literally Not a Perfect Fit?

Here's how to improve your intimacy despite your physical differences.

Don't Let Lupus Affect Your Love Life

For millions of people living with lupus, having a satisfying love life can be complicated. It doesn't have to mean life without one, however. Here's how to keep your the bedroom sizzling even if lupus is part of your life.

The Truth About the Genital Herpes Vaccine

Researchers may finally have a vaccine for herpes. But will it be as beneficial as you hope?

A Year of Living Less Dangerously

Keeping up with all your health screenings may seem daunting, but this list can get you started on a year of healthy living.

Just a Kiss? 4 Infections Transmitted Through Kissing

While your intentions may be innocent, the illnesses that can be transmitted through a simple smooch are not. Watch out for these.

5 Reasons Why You Cannot Orgasm

If you're having trouble climaxing, you're not alone. Many older adults have difficulty achieving orgasm. Here, five reasons why you're having difficulty.
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