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I'm A Doula, And Let Me Tell You, Orgasms During Childbirth Are A Real Thing

My initial reaction when I first heard about women who reported orgasms during birth was that they were lying braggarts — mainly because I was Read...
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One Night Only! The Pros And Oh Nos Of A One-Night Stand

Ah, the sordid glory of the one-night stand. It's much-dreaded and much-coveted. It's confusing. But are they any good for us? Read...
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Science Says Snuggling Is The Key To Happiness

A quality cuddle does the body good. Read...
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Sleep Naked, Have a Happy Marriage?

A new study suggests that the key to marital joy is sleeping nude. Seriously? Read...
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It's Official: Study Confirms Casual Sex Can be Amazing

People who like casual sex aren't actually deranged freaks. Is it time to stop judging no-strings-attached lovers? Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   06.23.14   |   SHARE
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The 43-hour Birth that Everyone's Talking About

Writer Cheryl Strayed was in labor for 43 hours! Read...
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