Exposure to job-related violence among young female sex workers in urban slums of Southwest Nigeria | BMC Public Health

Setting The study was conducted in the major metropolitan cities of Lagos and Ibadan in Nigeria from January to June 2021. Lagos is the biggest metropolitan city with a population projected at 9 million, and Ibadan’s population was projected at 3,565,108 making it the third largest metropolitan city [37]. They are the major cities and […]

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Sexual Compliance Isn’t Just a Female Thing

Source: Toa Heftiba / Unsplash A new study published in Psychology & Sexuality uncovers an unexplored truth about gender and sexuality — heterosexual men who strongly endorse male sexuality stereotypes and traditional gender role beliefs may be inclined to indulge in sexual compliance, i.e., consensual yet undesired sexual activity. “Men are stereotypically painted as hyper-sexual […]

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Taking back female sexual function

Harper is an ob-gyn at the Texas A&M College of Medicine, and founder and CEO of Rosy, an application for women to explore evidence-based resources for decreased sexual desire. Laurie Mintz, PhD, is a sex therapist and psychologist specializing in sexual intimacy and relationships. Female sexual function is often overlooked. According to a 2018 study […]

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“I Love Female Orgasm” event emphasizes healthy sex, women’s empowerment

Renowned sex educators Lindsay Fram and Marshall Miller hosted “I Love Female Orgasm” Thursday to discuss anatomy, sexual health and women’s empowerment, sponsored by American University Housing and Residence Life and other organizations. Fram and Miller, full-time sex educators, facilitated an informative conversation peppered with sexual innuendo and audience interaction, followed by trivia for sex-positive […]

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