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Tag Archive | "Body Image"

Comment of the Week: How to Improve Your Partner’s Body Image

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

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photo via flickr My friend’s boyfriend would always tell her he loved her body but she never believed him (they never do) — so he bought her a donut everyday till she believed him. Sounds strange, but it worked. – ciara, responding to the (oldie-but-goodie) post “Your Call: How Can I Convince My Girlfriend I [...]

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Dear Dr. Vanessa: Can Being Overweight Affect Your Ability to Orgasm?

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

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Every few weeks, Dr. Vanessa Cullins, a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist and vice president for medical affairs at Planned Parenthood® Federation of America, will be answering your questions on EMandLO.com. To ask her your own question, click here. Dear Dr. Vanessa, Can obesity affect a woman’s ability to orgasm? – California Queen Dear CQ, The science on [...]

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Comment of the Week: You Can Leave Your Bra On

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

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photo via flickr Kev, responding to the post “Your Call: Can She Keep Her Boobs Covered Up During Sex?”: Us men love boobs. But we also love sexy bras as well. And the right guy, when you find him, will love all of you. People do get hung up about their bodies, but if you are in [...]

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Comment of the Week: Self Doubt Ain’t Sexy

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

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photo via flickr Short term, you could probably get away with [covering your breasts during sex]. Long term, no way – and you shouldn’t try. Look, I don’t know what your boobs are like, but any (decent) guy who might be disappointed by them will be more disappointed by your crippling self-doubt. You don’t have [...]

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Your Call: Can She Keep Her Boobs Covered Up During Sex?

Friday, September 16, 2011

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photo by Paul J Everett We get a lot of advice questions coming in at EMandLO.com, but sadly, we just can’t answer them all. Which is why, once a week, we turn to you to decide how best to advise a reader. Make your call by leaving your advice in the comments section below. I [...]

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Email of the Week: Love Comes to Those Who Stop Hating Their Bodies

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

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These are actually several emails over the past few months. We exchanged them with the reader who wrote into EMandLO.com about how hating her imperfect body was keeping her from having sex with a smoking hot guy: Butter Body: Hey, Em & Lo! So, I think that I just might (fingers, eyes, everything but legs [...]

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My Body Gallery

Thursday, August 11, 2011

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My Body Gallery is a new online photo collecting project with this goal: “to help women objectively see what we look like, break the pact of silence around ‘weight’ and come to some acceptance that we are all beautiful.” The idea is that all sorts of real women upload full-body images of themselves (their faces [...]

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10 Tips to Stop Hating Your Body Enough to Have Sex

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

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photo via Flickr Dear Em & Lo, So, I think that I just might (fingers, eyes, everything but legs crossed) get cozy with a guy I’ve been crushing on forever. We’re friends, but frequently get a bit romantic when we hang out and naughty-text once in a while. I would love to have a relationship [...]

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Your Call: I Used to Be Paid for Sex

Friday, July 29, 2011

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We get a lot of advice questions coming in at EMandLO.com, but sadly, we just can’t answer them all. Which is why, once a week, we turn to you to decide how best to advise a reader. Make your call by leaving your advice in the comments section below: Dear Em & Lo, I used [...]

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Comment of the Week: Don’t Yuck My Yum

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

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photo via flickr Yuck. – Erin, in response to the post “Confession: Top 10 Reasons I Don’t Own a Razor” I volunteer at my local teen health clinic, and during our training retreat, one of the first ground rules we all agreed to follow was “don’t yuck my yum.” This basically translates to “respect the [...]

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