Full list of articles and documents from the Sexual Diversity Sexual Diversity and Sexuality Information category. Though these articles may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.
|Sex Lives in Britain Revealed|
Study reveals the number of sexual partners we have changes as we age, and there are some surprising results.
Publish Date: 8th Sep 2023
|Dr. Tatiana’s Sex Advice to all Creation by Olivia Judson– a book review|
The Definitive Guide to the Evolutionary Biology of Sex: A delightful opportunity to watch things get weird and wild in the name of science and sex.
Publish Date: 14th Jun 2023
|Survey Finds 1 in 15 Changed Reported Sexual Identity Over a Six-Year Period|
Report reveals over 6% of the UK population aged 16 and over, or 1 in 15, changed their reported sexual identity over a 6 year period.
Publish Date: 12th Jun 2023
|Sexually Active Women Not Judged More Harshly Than Men|
This research adds weight to the growing body of evidence that sexual double standards have very little basis in reality.
Publish Date: 16th May 2023
|Sexual Assault Awareness Month - One Healthy Meal|
April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month #SAAPM.
Publish Date: 21st Apr 2023
|Female Orgasm: What Shapes Women's Pursuit of Pleasure?|
Women use cues and adjust their pursuit of an orgasm in each sexual situation depending on whether they think an orgasm is possible.
Publish Date: 9th Mar 2023
|Spermatogenesis Rapid Evolution|
Heidelberg researchers decode the genetic foundations of rapid testicle evolution in mammals and humans.
Publish Date: 24th Dec 2022 - Updated: 5th Jan 2023
|The Difference Between a Kink and a Fetish|
Clear communication can be a challenge. It helps to know what our words mean.
Publish Date: 23rd Dec 2022
|Child Sexual Abuse Material Reduced After Online CBT|
The study analyzed internet-delivered anonymous, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for people who view images or videos of children being sexually abused.
Publish Date: 1st Dec 2022 - Updated: 5th Jan 2023
|Male and Female Sexuality and Arousal Differences|
The fact that female sexual arousal patterns are not all predicted by their sexual orientations suggests that male and female minds and brains are very different.
Publish Date: 29th Oct 2022
|A Lack of Ideas: Sexy Edition|
I'd like to expand on the value of cultivating and exploring a diversity of ideas in order to have healthier, sexier, happier sex.
Publish Date: 27th Oct 2022
|Like a Virgin|
Virginity is a problematic concept worth revisiting and revising.
Publish Date: 15th Oct 2022 - Updated: 21st Nov 2022
|During Pandemic People Who Had Sex as Leisure Enjoyed it Better|
Sex as leisure as a coping mechanism with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on sex life research suggests whether people's sex lives thrived or declined during the pandemic was linked to sex as a leisure outlook.
Publish Date: 13th Oct 2022 - Updated: 5th Jan 2023
|There's More To Sex Than They're Saying|
Whoever you are, however your body responds to pleasure, you can find safe sexy sensations.
Publish Date: 3rd Sep 2022 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
|Strong Religious Beliefs Equals High Levels of Sexual Satisfaction|
Relationship between sex frequency and sexual satisfaction is neither simple nor straightforward; across all relationship types, too little or too much sex is associated with lower sexual satisfaction.
Publish Date: 30th Aug 2022 - Updated: 5th Jan 2023
|Feminism Could Lead to Better Body Image|
One way to break the intergenerational cycle of negative body image is by empowering mothers to accept themselves and love their bodies, and that's what we can teach our daughters.
Publish Date: 19th Jul 2022 - Updated: 5th Jan 2023
|Preventing a Perpetrator: Interview Series with Dr. Lynette Louise|
Sexual Diversity conversations with Dr. Lynette Louise ("The Brain Broad") during Autism Acceptance and Sexual Assault Prevention month.
Publish Date: 22nd Apr 2021 - Updated: 6th Sep 2022
|Female G-Spot Location with Pictures|
Explains how to find and stimulate the female g-spot, includes a diagram and picture showing the location of the Grafenberg spot.
Publish Date: 20th Jun 2018 - Updated: 23rd Sep 2022
|Couples Have Trouble Knowing When Their Partner is Sad or Feeling Down|
Spouses are the primary source of social support to one another, so it is important to their relationship they stay attuned to each others emotions.
Publish Date: 7th Mar 2018
|Why the Institution of Fatherhood is Taking So Long to Change|
While middle-class men are increasingly adopting new attitudes to fatherhood and often share parenting responsibilities with their wives, the situation has hardly changed at all for working-class families.
Publish Date: 28th Feb 2018
|What it Means for Husbands When Wives Keep Their Own Surname|
New study shows female marital surname choice influences how people perceive the distribution of power in a marriage.
Publish Date: 21st Nov 2017
|The Right Women For The Job|
Study shows average wages for all workers, men and women, have increased as a result of women joining the workforce.
Publish Date: 12th Oct 2017
|Do Mothers Favor Daughters and Fathers Favor Sons?|
Study findings suggest a mother would have high likelihood of buying something for her daughter, while a father would choose a gift for his son.
Publish Date: 3rd Oct 2017
|Neurological Research Supports Existence of Disorders Due to Addictive Sexual Behavior|
Society for Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH) paper on diagnostic categories around problematic sexual health disorders including pornography and sex addiction.
Publish Date: 23rd May 2017
|Those Sensitive to Sexual Disgust More Likely To Be Kantian|
According to a recent study in moral cognition, individuals who are sensitive to sexual disgust are more likely to make duty based moral judgements.
Publish Date: 21st Apr 2017
|Female Equality in the Workforce: Rising Fast or Falling Short?|
80% of Americans say female leaders have to work harder than men to prove themselves - Harris Poll examines how Americans believe women are faring in the workforce today.
Publish Date: 1st Apr 2017
|An Active Sex Life Can Lead to Satisfaction|
Researchers find maintaining healthy sex life boosts employee job satisfaction and office engagement - underscoring the value of a strong work-life balance.
Publish Date: 6th Mar 2017
|Study: Gender Differences in PTSD Among Military Personnel|
Study of U.S. Navy healthcare personnel reveals the prevalence of PTSD among women and men with similar deployment experiences was significantly higher among women.
Publish Date: 4th Mar 2017
|Do Ugly People Get Paid Less|
Research finds healthier intelligent people, those with more conscientious, more extraverted, and less neurotic personality traits take home bigger pay checks.
Publish Date: 16th Feb 2017
|Couples Becoming Intrigued by BDSM Lifestyle|
Introductory course for women and couples interested in exploring the world of erotic domination and submission, and kinky and fetish oriented sex lives.
Publish Date: 10th Feb 2017
|Sex Inclusion in Biomedical Research|
Scientists from Northwestern Medicine community celebrate anniversary National Institutes of Health (NIH) landmark sex-inclusion policy.
Publish Date: 6th Feb 2017
|Is it a Girl or a Boy? When Sex Development Goes Awry|
Standards of care and appropriate management plans for doctors faced with disorders of sex development (DSD) patients.
Publish Date: 2nd Feb 2017
|Sex Addiction - There is More to The Story|
Sex can be every bit as addictive as alcohol and drugs--and a great deal of research backs up this assertion.
Publish Date: 12th Jan 2017
|Women As Decorative Accessories: Keep Silent or Take a Stance?|
First study to show how to raise willingness in women to support protest action against female sexual objectification in the media.
Publish Date: 5th Jan 2017
|Sexual Orientation: What Scientists Know and Do Not Know|
LGBT rights hinges on questions about the prevalence, causes, and consequences of non-heterosexual orientations.
Publish Date: 4th May 2016 - Updated: 23rd Mar 2017
|Self-esteem Gender Gap in Western Nations|
Study finds males have higher self-esteem than women and both men and women show age-graded increases in self-esteem.
Publish Date: 10th Jan 2016
|Internalized Gay Ageism & Depressive Symptoms|
This study explores how ageism and homophobia are jointly internalized by gay men.
Publish Date: 9th Dec 2015
|Why Straight Women Form Close Friendships with Gay Males|
Study led by psychology researchers sheds light on why many heterosexual women develop close friendships with gay men.
Publish Date: 3rd Dec 2015
|Window into Sexuality: Sexual Identity, Attraction & Arousal|
New research explores complex relationship between sexual identity, sexual attraction and sexual arousal.
Publish Date: 3rd Dec 2015
|Gay Pride Festivus Pole|
The Humanity Fund will install Festivus Poles, wrapped in the rainbow colors of gay pride, in state capitals nationwide.
Publish Date: 26th Nov 2015
|Foreplay Sex Tips for Women and Men|
Foreplay is an essential ingredient of a satisfying sexual relationship as women enjoy lots of foreplay to help them achieve orgasm.
Publish Date: 23rd Sep 2015 - Updated: 23rd Sep 2022
|Gaydar: Challenging Validity of Stereotyping|
Cox hopes his research counteracts the gaydar myth and exposes it as something more harmful than most people realize.
Publish Date: 3rd Sep 2015
|Better Relationships and Sex Life|
How heterosexual couples have more satisfaction with their relationships and their sex lives.
Publish Date: 29th Aug 2015 - Updated: 9th Feb 2016
|Many Single People Happy Living on Their Own|
People who fear relationship conflicts are just as happy when they are single or in a relationship.
Publish Date: 21st Aug 2015 - Updated: 9th Feb 2016
|Abusive Males Put Female Partners at Sexual Risk|
Abusive and controlling men more likely to put female partners at sexual risk, and level of that risk escalates along with the abusive behavior.
Publish Date: 9th Aug 2015
|Genders Differ in Mate Preferences|
Study of male and females shows sex differences in mate preferences much larger than previously appreciated and stable across cultures.
Publish Date: 9th Aug 2015
|Masturbation Is Normal and Healthy|
Masturbation is the first sexual experience most women and men have.
Publish Date: 27th May 2015 - Updated: 20th Sep 2017
|Male Preference for Female Body Type has Evolutionary Roots|
Study shows standards of beauty, attributing modern male preferences for women with a curvy backside to prehistoric influences.
Publish Date: 20th Mar 2015 - Updated: 25th Oct 2022
|Perceptions of Sexual Deviance|
Sexual expression viewed as being abnormal including sexual sadomasochism, fetishism, cross dressing, rape and incest at the extreme end of the range.
Publish Date: 27th Feb 2015
|Examining Visual Attention and Gender in Social Groups|
Examining visual attention and gender in social groups, and how those observations can influence behavior of who is getting the looks.
Publish Date: 29th Jan 2015 - Updated: 25th Oct 2022
|Males and Females Not So Different in Gender Roles|
Gender is a large part of our identity that is often defined by our psychological differences as men and women.
Publish Date: 29th Jan 2015 - Updated: 9th Feb 2016
|Egalitarian Relationships Prefered by Younger Generation|
Young women and men today would prefer an egalitarian relationship in which work and family responsibilities are shared equally between partners.
Publish Date: 21st Jan 2015
|How do Men and Women Respond to Gender Bias in STEM|
Research reveals gender biases limit opportunities for women within science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
Publish Date: 8th Jan 2015 - Updated: 23rd Jan 2015
|How to Put a Condom On Properly|
Information for men and women regarding the correct use of both male and female condoms.
Publish Date: 7th Dec 2014 - Updated: 30th Jan 2016
|High Heels Enhance Male Instinct to be Helpful|
How physical features, such as body size and style and color of female clothing, influence male behavior and judgment of a woman.
Publish Date: 19th Nov 2014 - Updated: 12th Sep 2022
|Sugar Daddies and Cougars More Myth than Reality|
Study shows those married to older or younger spouses scored negatively in areas like education, occupational wages, appearance and cognitive skills.
Publish Date: 9th Nov 2014
|Sexual Regret in Survival and Reproduction|
In a study on regret surrounding sexual activity researchers found stark contrast in remorse between men and women, potentially shedding light on evolutionary history of human nature.
Publish Date: 9th Nov 2014
|Virginity Pledges by Males Often Leads to Sexual Confusion|
How masculinity manifests itself among young men who have pledged sexual abstinence before marriage.
Publish Date: 8th Nov 2014 - Updated: 29th Dec 2014
|Middle-aged Women Lacking Passion Seek Affairs Not Divorce|
When middle-aged women seek extra-marital affairs they are looking for romantic passion including sex.
Publish Date: 7th Nov 2014
|First Time Sex May Predict Sexual Satisfaction|
Research reveals that the first sexual experience can set the tone for the rest of your sexual life.
Publish Date: 4th Nov 2014 - Updated: 7th Feb 2016
|Gender Fairness in Academic Science Fields|
Women are significantly under represented in many science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields.
Publish Date: 3rd Nov 2014
|Sex Positions: New Variations of Old Favorites|
Information and instructions for performing sex in several position variations to spice up your sex life.
Publish Date: 2nd Nov 2014 - Updated: 30th Oct 2022
|According to Study Attitudes and Behavior Towards Oral Sex are Changing|
Study on oral sex indicates oral sex is becoming a more common activity for young women.
Publish Date: 31st Oct 2014 - Updated: 7th Feb 2016
|Are Your Sexual Fantasies Normal?|
Study of adults willing to answer and describe their private sexual fantasies proves interesting.
Publish Date: 31st Oct 2014
|Self-Objectification May Inhibit Female Social Activism|
Women who live in a culture in which they are objectified by others may in turn begin to objectify themselves.
Publish Date: 25th Oct 2014
|When a Man's Wife is Too Close to His Friends|
Study finds connection between erectile dysfunction and social networks shared by heterosexual men and their partners.
Publish Date: 25th Oct 2014 - Updated: 30th Jan 2016
|Beauty, Brains, or Health When Shopping for an Egg Donor|
When it comes to picking an egg donor, until recent years, recipients tended to prefer someone with a similar appearance.
Publish Date: 20th Oct 2014 - Updated: 12th Jan 2015
|List of Aphrodisiac Food and Drink|
Explains what aphrodisiacs are and lists some of the products and substances that you may not have heard of.
Publish Date: 19th Oct 2014 - Updated: 12th Sep 2022
|Colored Sex Jelly Bracelet Meanings|
Sexual meanings of the colors of jelly sex bracelets sometimes worn by students but initially designed for health and cancer research.
Publish Date: 19th Oct 2014 - Updated: 11th Sep 2022
|Male Dominated Fields - Should Women Man Up?|
Women applying for a job in male-dominated fields should consider playing up their masculine qualities.
Publish Date: 17th Oct 2014
|Sexual Assault Risk Factors Include Age and Alcohol Consumption|
Study suggests risk factors for sexual assault, including young age and alcohol consumption, must be addressed when considering preventative strategies.
Publish Date: 15th Oct 2014 - Updated: 27th Dec 2014
|How to Tell Your Partner May Cheat on You|
Study examines link between voice pitch and perceived infidelity and offers insight into evolution of human voice and how we choose our mates.
Publish Date: 11th Oct 2014 - Updated: 9th Feb 2016
|How Many Calories Do You Burn Having Sex|
Find out the number of calories you burn during sex, sexual activities, foreplay, and other sex positions.
Publish Date: 11th Oct 2014 - Updated: 10th Sep 2022
|Overcoming Unwanted Sexual Advances|
Study findings show young women experience increased psychological distress when they are being sexually objectified.
Publish Date: 8th Oct 2014 - Updated: 17th Jan 2015
|Female Ejaculation: How to Make a Woman Squirt|
During sexual arousal, the paraurethral glands fill with fluid and can result in female ejaculation from a light sprinkle to an enormous gush.
Publish Date: 23rd Sep 2014 - Updated: 23rd Sep 2022
|Average Penis Size and Length Chart|
Information on the size of the average human male penis including how to properly measure your penis length.
Publish Date: 12th Jun 2014 - Updated: 12th Jun 2022
|What Do Women Want - It Depends on the Time of the Month|
Researchers suggest ovulating women have evolved to prefer mates who display sexy traits like masculine bodies and facial features.
Publish Date: 13th Feb 2014 - Updated: 17th Jan 2015
1How Many Genders Are There?
Alphabetical list of gender identities.
2Transgender Reporting Guide
How to write about transgender people.
3Glossary of Sexuality Terms
Definitions of sexual terms & acronyms.
4Glossary of Gender Terms
Definitions of gender related terms.
5Am I Gay? Questions to Ask
Think you may be gay or bisexual?
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