Endometriosis

What is it? As a woman, our uterus (or womb) is lined with endometrium tissue. This is normal. What is not normal, and what happens when a woman suffers from endometriosis, is that this tissue is present on organs outside of the uterus, including the ovaries (where...

Talking sex on 5fm

In case you missed it this morning (it was at 05.40am here in London), here’s the podcast of my short chat to DJ Fresh on 5fm, a South African national radio station. We chatted specifically about sexual attraction to pregnant women, other unusual fetishes and...

Talking sex with your (older) kids

As the new year starts and your adult kids begin their journey to university, many parents are daunted by what their kids will experience (likely based on their on own experiences). So, here’s how to prepare yourself and your kids for the (possible) inevitable…...

Playing it safe: A complete guide to contraceptives

We are fortunate to live in a country where we have some of the most liberal sexual and reproductive health rights in the world. This means that we generally have the ability to access contraceptive options and make our own decisions about our reproductive health, our...

Condoms – Plain & Simple

Since I’m still travelling for work – and will be so for another week – I decided a shorter post would be easier this week. And what better topic to write about than something that is one of the most basic additions to sex, and something that has become a symbol of...