10 lessons we need to start teaching kids about sex

If sex education in American schools was really complete of the way such an education in a wealthy first world nation should be, then maybe the United States would place somewhere in the top 12 “sexually satisfied“countries in the world, and more than 48% of Americans would be happy with …

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The Untold Truth of Michael J. Fox

In 1990, 29-year-old Michael J. Fox once noticed that his little finger was vibrating uncontrollably. It was a minor thing, and he thought little about it, and since he was a drinker, he attributed it to a hangover, according to The Guardian. But the actor continued to experience other strange …

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Flashback with former chroniclers

Laura Lambert, in her own words, has held various sexual positions. About 20 years ago, she was the host of what is now called the FemSex DeCal (created in 1993), and was a peer sexual health educator at the Tang Center. But most notorious was his stint as the first …

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Good vibes: talking about orgasmic dysfunction with women

AUSTIN, Texas – Vibrators may still be considered a taboo subject, even among healthcare professionals, but more gynecologists need to talk about their medical use in some patients who could benefit, according to Lauren Streicher, MD, of the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. Acquired orgasmic …

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RIP Cynthia Heimel, OG Carrie Bradshaw

The book had a bright yellow cover and a photograph of a pair of long legs clad in fishnet. I was a 17-year-old Catholic high school graduate heading to college at the height of the AIDS era, and a classmate had just handed it over to me as a parting …

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In 2029, the internet will make us act like peasants

This article is part of new York‘s Future Issue, a collection of near future predictions seen through the recent past. Click here to read more. Photo-Illustration: by Stevie Remsberg; Getty source images End of August, a ship with black sails appeared in the harbor carrying a 16-year-old visionary, a girl …

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