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Here Is Exactly What Happened When I Had A Miscarriage

"Late this spring, I was pregnant, and then, just as summer arrived, I was not."

Asking for a Friend: What's Causing My Itchy Vagina?

Yeast infections, contact dermatitis, sweat… We asked a sexpert for the causes of vaginal itching—so you don’t have to.

Is Coconut Oil the New Lube?

Why some women are bringing this super-good-for-you miracle product to the bedroom.

Is Sex with a Circumcised Man Different?

In new federal guidelines, the CDC says the benefits of circumcision outweigh the risks. Here, how the state of your partner's penis affects your sex life.

You—Yes, You—Can Get Blue Balls

Yep, lady blue balls are a thing.

You Won't Believe How Many Condoms Are Going to Be at the Rio Olympics

You get a condom, you get a condom, you get a condom

There Could Soon Be a Vaccine Against Chlamydia

Could this new development really ward off the STD for good?

Help! What to Do If a Condom Comes Off Inside You

This is NOT the time for hide-and-seek

The Weird Thing That Makes You More Likely to Get a Brazilian Wax

It has nothing to do with your relationship status

Why Do I Feel Like I Need to Pee During Sex?

"Gotta go, gotta go, gotta go right now"

Can You Catch Other People's Vaginal Microbes from Subway Seats?

Now that you're officially freaking out, stop. Here's why there's no need to panic.

Why Won't My Partner Have Sex with Me?

You know it's driving you crazy—get the answer from our Shape sexpert

What Your Girl-On-Girl Sex Dream *Really* Means About Your Sexuality

Pause before you go changing your Tinder preferences.

Maya Rudolph's "Vajingle" Ad Will Make You Crack Up—and Cringe

Because the stuff in our feminine hygiene products might actually be kinda scary.

This Feminine Hygiene Commercial Finally Portrays Women As Badass

Because no one spends their period twirling around in white skirts for fun IRL

The Honest Truth About the ~*Mythical*~ G-Spot

It's time to embark on a pleasure quest.

Unsafe Sex Now the #1 Risk Factor for Illness, Death In Young Women

Here's how to make sure you don't become part of this scary statistic!

How Do You Tell Your Partner What You Want In Bed?

Because keeping quiet never got anyone a good O.

For Real Though—Does Anal Sex Hurt?

Getting to the bottom of butt stuff (pun intended).