Swelling of testes – Hydrocele

Hydrocele, pronounced as (hi-droe-seel), is when fluid fills a male’s scrotum, resulting in swelling. A hydrocele usually affects one testicle, however it can also affect both testicles. A smooth protective tissue sac surrounds the normal testis which produces a small amount of lubricating fluid to allow the testis to move freely. Normally, excessive fluid is… Continue reading Swelling of testes – Hydrocele

Cum for your skin – ‘yes’ or ‘nah’

The seminal fluid released by the penis during ejaculation is known as sperm. While semen may include skin-beneficial compounds, the modest amount of these ingredients is unlikely to be of much use. Putting sperm on the skin or ingesting it increases the risk of allergic reactions and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). The assumption that semen… Continue reading Cum for your skin – ‘yes’ or ‘nah’

STD Series – Chlamydia

Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria known as chlamydia trachomatis. Young women are more prone in being infected, but it can still affect both men and women in all age groups. Men can get chlamydia in the urethra (inside the penis), throat, or rectum; women can be infected in the cervix,… Continue reading STD Series – Chlamydia

Is Coffee Hurting Your Sex Drive?

Having coffee in bed when you wake up in the morning is like heaven on earth. But does your partner feel the same way when it comes to sex? Is it true that caffeine can dampen your sex drive? The Effect of Caffeine Towards Men It is discovered that men who consumed approximately two to… Continue reading Is Coffee Hurting Your Sex Drive?

Stealthing – Non-Consensual Condom Removal

Consent is: Freely Given Reversible Informed Enthusiastic Specific Sex without consent is rape. We are aware of the many different types of non-consensual sexual harassment – unwanted groping, stalking, coercion, cat-calling – the list goes on. However, there is a lesser-known form of sexual assault that you should definitely be aware of, and that is… Continue reading Stealthing – Non-Consensual Condom Removal

Less Stress, More Sex

3rd of November – Stress Awareness Day “Stress isn’t good for you” – there’s no doubt that you’ve heard this numerous times, and probably even experienced it first-hand in bed. While get warmed up with your significant other in bed, you start getting workday flashes through your head, hearing your boss listing off all the… Continue reading Less Stress, More Sex

STD Testing: All you need to know

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) or sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), are very common. Many people do not receive prompt treatment or don’t even seek treatment at all for STDs due to the immense stigma and discrimination that surrounds it. Besides that, many STDs often don’t cause any symptoms at all; even if symptoms do appear, it… Continue reading STD Testing: All you need to know

Let’s Talk Dirty

Ever been turned on by the idea of a partner talking dirty to you? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! Dirty talk is a common and popular sexual interest. Dirty talk may feel weird at initially as your brain wheels through the perfect nasty things to say to your partner. To master the dirty talk game,… Continue reading Let’s Talk Dirty

HIV and Mental Health

At some point in life, we tend to face a slump in our mental health. Common major stresses such as the death of a loved one, the loss of a relationship, etc, can definitely challenge our mental health. Mental health can be defined as a person’s overall well-being, in the context of emotional, psychological, and… Continue reading HIV and Mental Health

Sex and Safety on Dating Apps

More and more of us are beginning to ditch the idea of the classic Netflix-and-chill hookups; And honestly, why not? Especially when you can download a dating app that promises no strings sex – Dating and hooking up is literally at your fingertips. But now, the serious bit. Meeting up with someone you’ve only seen… Continue reading Sex and Safety on Dating Apps