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June 1, 2017

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Dear Dr. H, What’s the purpose of foreplay? Dear student, The purpose of foreplay, is to have fun… Not everyone is ready for intercourse right from the get-go, so foreplay builds the excitement, increases blood flow...

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May 23, 2017

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May 13, 2017

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April 20, 2017

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Dear Dr. H., Is douching healthy? Dear Student, No, student, douching is not healthy. Although Center for Disease Control (CDC) research finds that nearly 1 in 4 women in the U.S. douche, most doctors strongly recomme...

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April 13, 2017

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Do you need to use lube if something is wrong? Dear student, Many people use lube during sex and it’s not necessarily a case where something is wrong with the people involved or the sex they are having. Lube can heighten...

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April 6, 2017

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I’ve been told IUDs can get stuck or lost inside of you, but how likely is that to actually happen? Dear student, Intrauterine  devices (IUDs) are becoming increasingly common as a safe and effective contraception method....

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March 9, 2017

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Dear Dr. H, What percentage of massages lead to having sex? Dear student, I scoured scholarly literature and cannot seem to find any empirical data on such a topic. Post-massage sex is probably most likely in the scenario w...

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March 3, 2017

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Dear D. H, What if I pass out after sex? Dear student, Hm… is this a hypothetical question, like, you have, in fact, never actually passed out after sex, but you worry that you might? Or, is this to say you do, in f...

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February 16, 2017

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Dear Dr. H, I really want to try unprotected sex with my boyfriend for the thrill. Neither of us have STIs so our only risk is pregnancy. Is it wrong to do something you know is stupid, even if you have Plan B (since that should...

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February 9, 2017

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Dear Dr. H, How do you gauge the level of interest between a guy and a girl? I don’t want to force it but I want to advance the intimacy. Dear student, All too often in our confrontation-averse culture, we avoid as...

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February 2, 2017

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I’m a girl who has sex with other girls. I never thought much about STIs, but am I at risk? Dear Student, If you’re a human who has sex with other humans, you’re at risk for an STI. That said, the sexual health world--...

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January 26, 2017

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Dear Dr. H, "I've never been able to gain weight. I'm afraid I'm underweight and unhealthy. How can I solve this?" First, I want to start by saying that I am not a nutritionist and, while I have some thoughts and tips about yo...

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