Female Genital Mutilation: Our Issue, Together

Female Genital Mutilation: Our Issue, Together

by jaha-dukureh   Aug 12, 2016

When I was 15 years old, I was sent from my home country, Gambia, to the Bronx in New York City for an arranged... Read More

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
Tips for a Happy, Healthy Sex Life After Rape

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
Tips for a Happy, Healthy Sex Life After Rape

by Lori Robinson   Apr 22, 2015

What comes to mind when you think about sex? The excitement of your first time with your best lover? The bliss of a recent... Read More

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
Tips for a Happy, Healthy Sex Life After Rape

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
Tips for a Happy, Healthy Sex Life After Rape

by Lori Robinson   Apr 22, 2015

What comes to mind when you think about sex? The excitement of your first time with your best lover? The bliss of a recent... Read More

The Truth behind ‘Truffle Butter’ and What Women  (and Men) Need to Know to be Safe nicki minaj

The Truth Behind ‘Truffle Butter’

by Dr. Aletha Maybank   Apr 06, 2015

"Truffle Butter" has been a radio and club hit since Nicki Minaj's The PinkPrint was released late last year. Although most of us would... Read More

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What YOU Need to Know About Emergency Contraception

by Elizabeth Dawes Gay, MPH   Feb 14, 2014

Romance is in the air. Flowers, chocolates, condoms, and lube are in demand, and you’ve got a hot date.  This weekend, you and your... Read More

5 Ways to Curb Your Sexual Appetite

5 Ways to Curb Your Sexual Appetite

by Dinkinish O'Connor   Jul 12, 2013

A friend, who is in the middle of a Lifetime Movie Network-style break-up, recently shared the gory details regarding a tryst she had with... Read More

[FATHER/HOOD] The Politics of Young Girls’ Bodies

[FATHER/HOOD] The Politics of Young Girls’ Bodies

by Shawn Taylor   Jun 05, 2013

You would assume that the playground would be one of the few places where you could just be a father. No stress, just play,... Read More

Sex After Cancer

Sex After Cancer

by #teamEBONY   May 14, 2012

The 1.6 million Americans who will be diagnosed with cancer this year will likely discover that life with the illness is quite different than... Read More

The Lovers Rocque: Condoms After “I Do”?

The Lovers Rocque: Condoms After “I Do”?

by The Lovers Rocque   Feb 09, 2012

Safe sex. That's all that's ever been drilled in my head over the years—and rightfully so. Growing up in the era of HIV/AIDS (and a... Read More