Kae Oz

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Daughters of Unloving Mothers: 7 Common Wounds

In the years since I researched and wrote <i>Mean Mothers</i>, I’ve talked to women about our shared experiences. Every woman’s story is different; perhaps …

Psychology

It’s now illegal for New York cops to have sex with people they arrest

Last week, New York state officials passed a law that made it illegal for police officers to have sex with the people they arrest. Although that …

New York Will No Longer Allow Convicted Domestic Abusers to Own Guns

In a move to strengthen the gun laws in New York State, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the passing of new legislation that will remove guns from convicted domestic abusers. Per a press release from Cuomo's office, the new law will close a previously existing legal loophole to make sure that …

Guns

Which STIs Can You Actually Get From Oral Sex?

It's no question that sex education in the United States is abysmal (and might be getting even worse), but there's one safe-sex rule that pretty much …

This is what having 7344CC boobs does to your body

<b>You may have watched midwife Lilly on This Morning earlier this week.</b><p>She appeared on the show to talk to Phil and Holly about the size of her breasts …

There are nine different types of boobs in the world, apparently

So which ones are yours?<p>Boobs are funny old things, aren't they? Both functional and perceived as sexually attractive, they're incredibly varied between women. But we've come to learn that it's not just as simple as either having big boobs or small ones.<p>Lingerie company ThirdLove have made it their …

Clothing

South Africa pushes to combat HIV among girls #blessed by sugar daddies | Reuters

JOHANNESBURG (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Before 20-year-old Lebogang Motsumi even had sex with her first “blesser” - or sugar daddy - a successful, married, company boss more than twice her age, he handed her a wad of cash.<p>He was soon making regular deposits into her bank account, paying her …

South Africa

Kentucky Senate passes one of the most restrictive abortion measures in U.S.

Despite legal challenges in several other states, Kentucky’s bill is in position to become law<p>A bill that would be one of the most restrictive on abortion procedures in the United States, took one step closer to becoming the law.<p>Kentucky's Republican-controlled Senate overwhelmingly passed a bill …

ACLU

These STDs Have The Same Symptoms As The Common Cold, So Consider Seeing A Doctor

I don't think I've ever in my life taken a cold seriously. Sure, I stock up on meds and snacks while I hibernate under the covers but my healthcare …

Woman's naked prison transfer prompts calls to change system for mentally ill inmates

There are calls to change prison transportation systems after a young woman was transported from prison to a mental health facility naked while she …

Does having a hysterectomy affect sex?

It is normal for someone to have a lot of questions after having a hysterectomy and to worry about what their life will be like, including their sex …

Wendy Davis: Why Isn't Texas Addressing Its Staggering Maternal Mortality Rate?

Today, the Texas legislature will begin a 30-day Special Session called by our Governor Greg Abbott. On the agenda are 20 legislative items, most of …

Want to lower the abortion rate? Support pro-choice policies

The chief lesson of a new report is that making abortion illegal or hard to get doesn’t end abortion, it just makes it less safe<p>Want to lower the abortion rate and prevent maternal deaths worldwide? Support pro-choice policies. That’s the takeaway from a new report from the Guttmacher Institute, …

Feminism

Birth Control Apps Find A Big Market In 'Contraception Deserts'

Rachel Ralph works long hours at an accounting firm in Oakland, Calif., and coordinates much of her life via the apps on her phone.<p>So when she first heard several months ago that she could order her usual brand of birth control pills via an app and have them delivered to her doorstep in a day or …

Health Care

STD Testing, Care and Expert Answers

Visit one of the trusted testing centers that we work with for your STD testing.<p>Receive your results usually in 3 business days or less. We provide a …

Your Hot AF Guide to Mastering Slow Sex | Women's Health

Pre-sex rituals, or foreplay, are the things that build the sexual tension. Maybe it's putting on your sex playlist or saying “Get your sexy ass on the bed, now.” Whatever it is, take the time to seduce each other. <i>Grr, baby.</i><p>Now, on to the juicy stuff.<p><b>If Your Partner Is a Man</b><p>Anyone, regardless of …

If Your Boss Does This, You're Less Likely to Get a Promotion

The study, which was authored by Seth Carnahan from the University of Michigan Ann Arbor and Brad Greenwood of Temple University, controlled for factors like legal specialties, race, and geographic patterns, and found that when comparing two offices with similar practices, the ones with more …

Periods Used to Really Blow: See How Menstruation Has Changed Through History | Women's Health

In biblical times, it was believed that women congregated in a red tent so they could, uh, bleed together. So when a woman in the video sticks her head in and announces she has wine, everyone appropriately freaks out. “Finally, the one week of the month all I have to do is bleed,” one woman says …

Siri Responds to Cries for Help Better Than Some Humans Do | Women's Health

The responses were rated on the ability to recognize a crisis, respond with respectful language, and refer the user to an appropriate hotline or other health resource. Researchers asked each question repeatedly until there were no new answers, to make sure they got the full range of responses.<p>The …

How to Deal When You Don't Get Off During Sex

Faking it 'til you make it not included.<p>Shutterstock<p>You don't need a stat or study to tell you that (usually) it takes ladies longer to reach a big, fat O than guys—if it even comes at all. <i>Thanks, biology</i>. Whether it's because your mind keeps wandering or his hands do, finishing without, um,</i> …

The 5 Germiest Places to Have Sex, Ranked by a Microbiologist

It's all so hot—until someone gets E. coli.<p>Shutterstock<p>Whether it’s written in your head or signed in blood with your bae, most everyone’s got a bucket list of sexy spots where they want to get freaky. But if you’re doing it in public, odds are you won’t be alone. (And we’re not talking about a …

Plus-Size Model Tess Holliday Just Posted a Gorgeous Pic of Her Pregnant Belly | Women's Health

You've probably noticed that we at <i>WH</i> are big proponents of treating yourself well and loving your body at any size. (Remember when we said buh-bye to “Drop Two Sizes” and “Bikini Body”?) And that philosophy goes double when your body is busy trying to grow a whole new person. That's why we’re …

Men and Women Judge Each Other's Pubes the Most at This Age, Finds Actual Study | Women's Health

<b>Sign up for Women's Health's new newsletter, So This Happened, to get the day’s trending stories and health studies.</b><p>And, apparently the under-30 crowd is the judgiest about their sex partners' grooming habits: Almost half (49 percent) said guys should keep the bushes in check, while 54 percent …

10 Habits of Super-Satisfied Couples | Women's Health

RELATED: 12 Daily Habits of Super-Happy Couples<p>1. They Sleep an Inch or Less Apart <br>Turns out there are some scientific benefits to spooning (and not splurging on that California queen): Researchers from University of Hertfordshire found that 94 percent of couples who touched or nearly touched while …

It Turns Out Adult Virgins Have a Real Reason to Feel Judged | Women's Health

<b>Sign up for Women's Health's new newsletter, So This Happened, to get the day’s trending stories and health studies.</b><p>The average age of first-time sex for adults in the U.S. is 17 years old, and 90 percent of people ages 22 to 24 have had sex. Plus, pre-marital sex is highly common (75 percent of …

9 Sex Positions That'll Make You Feel the Love

The perfect moves for enhancing emotional intimacy.<p><i>This article was written by Heather Kindberg and republished with permission from YourTango.</i><p>There's no question that certain sex positions facilitate higher levels of emotional intimacy. These positions allow a couple to go beyond their sensory …

Superhot

Is Your Relationship Doomed if Your Sex Drives Aren’t Compatible? | Women's Health

Lots of relationships that make it past the can't-stop-won't-stop having sex phase run into scheduling issues when the dust settles. And often one person's libido is in overdrive while the other's is more...meh.<p>But that's okay! You're not actually doomed. “It’s completely natural,” says Tammy …

6 Fun Facts About Tampons, in Case You Need Some Icebreakers | Women's Health

<i>For 14 mind-blowing facts about orgasms, check out our animated video:</i><p>2. Scented Tampons Aren’t So Great for Your Vag<br>Playtex introduced the first deodorant tampon in 1971. And while you’ll find scented tampons at every drugstore, they're not the ones you want to buy. Scented sanitary products can …

This Is the Average Number of Contestants Most Bachelors Bang | Women's Health

That sounds about right, considering that three perfectly coiffed ladies usually end up having sleepover dates with the show's man trophy.<p>But Fleiss added that Season 4 bachelor Bob Guiney slept with "five and a half women," suggesting that the fantasy suite ain't the only place where ish goes …

The Percentage of People Who Like to Watch Others Have Sex Is Kinda High | Women's Health

Among other things, the study, which was published in <i>The Journal of Sex Research</i>, found that 46 percent of people surveyed were into voyeurism (i.e. watching others have sex) and 35 percent had actually done it. <i>Close your blinds, people! (Or don't...)</i><p><i>Sign up for Women's Health's new newsletter, So</i> …