Posts Tagged "talking to teens about sex"

Kudos to you, if you’ve talked to your teens (of any gender) about using condoms during oral, vaginal, or anal intercourse. I’d like to encourage you to take another step that may be more awkward but is just as important: Talk about condom sizes and shapes. Condoms can enhance sexual enjoyment or limit it, and getting the right fit can affect whether people will use condoms consistently. Penises come in many sizes, and...

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This season, I got addicted to “The Real Housewives of New York City,” which is reality show on Bravo. I got caught up in the mystery of how people who seem to have it all can lack kindness, gratitude, sincerity and joy…but I digress. In the final episode, Jill sits down with her daughter Ally, who will begin college soon.  Ally laughs nervously as Jill, looking equally ill-at-ease, says it’s time for...

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