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Tag Archive | "Health"

A Male Perspective on Circumcision

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

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Advice from three of our guy friends. This week they answer the following: What do you think about circumcision? Gay Engaged Guy (Joel Derfner, author of Swish): I know one person who was circumcised as an adult, so he’s the only guy I can think of who knows what it’s like both ways — sort [...]

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New Book: “Come As You Are”

Friday, April 10, 2015

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Emily Nagoski, Ph.D., speaks our kind of language. We read the first few pages of her new book, “Come As You Are: The Surprising New Science That Will Transform Your Sex Life,” and we were sold. It tackles the tricky task of explaining women’s complex sexuality (which, hello, is different from men’s) so people can [...]

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10 Ways to Avoid the E.R. – A Sex Toy Safety Review

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

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LELO’s Ina 2 and Ida (sponsored post) Recently, the Washington Post reviewed data from the Consumer Product Safety Commission and found that sex-toy-related injuries have been on the rise, dramatically spiking after the whole Fifty Shades of Grey phenomenon. (WP has a great chart.) Despite easier access to higher quality toys and a lot more [...]

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Comment of the Month: Do NOT Try This at Home!

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

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We’ve gotten some outrageous letters over the years: one from the guy asking us if he could get STDs from the corpses he was having sex with at the morgue; another from a couple inquiring how they could get their German Shepard to have consensual sex with the woman while the man watched. We try [...]

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Fifty Shades of Luxury: How to Shop for Toys Like Christian Grey

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

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LELO’s 20-karat gold Luna Beads Luxe | Sponsored Post One of our theories about why the¬†Fifty Shades of Grey¬†trilogy sold so well (despite terrible writing and a thin, derivative plot) is that it’s dripping with wealth. The private jets and the fancy gifts and the luxurious home are like a spoonful of sugar that help [...]

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STIs Are on the Rise. You Can Thank Tinder.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

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by Amanda Chatel for YourTango | photo via flickr “Thanks to Grindr or Tinder, you can acquire chlamydia in five minutes.” When Grindr hit the online¬†dating¬†scene, it seemed too good to be true. An app that you have right in the palm of your hand that can pinpoint just how close your next potential hookup [...]

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Dear Em & Lo: I Need a Gynecologist But I Can’t Tell My Mom

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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Submit Your Own Question to EMandLO.comTry Our New *PRIVATE* Advice Service!   Dear Em & Lo, I have a BIG issue. I have been with my boyfriend for about a year and a half and something traumatic has happened three times now. On occasion, when the sex has gotten extremely heated and we are going [...]

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When It’s Okay to Ask a Guy to Buy Tampons for You

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

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Judd Apatow in the feminine hygiene aisle, via iwatchstuff.com At what point in a relationship is it acceptable to ask a guy to go buy tampons from you? Our Wise Guys weigh in… Straight Single Guy (Max): Ok. So there you are. Your girlfriend, who may already be SUPER cranky, has run out of tampons. [...]

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And the Winner of Our #KegelizeAMovie Contest Is…

Friday, November 7, 2014

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@cd_clifford! Congratulations, you are now the proud owner of a brand new LUNA Smart Bead‚ĄĘ¬†from¬†LELO! Longer, stronger, easier-to-come-by orgasms are now within your (or your partner’s) reach, thanks to your acumen at Kegelizing movie titles. It was a very close race between Christen Clifford and Chris Perkins, but Christen’s strong showing (“The Kabinet of Dr. [...]

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Last Chance to Enter Our #KegelizeAMovie Contest!

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

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*THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED.* You only have until EOD Thursday, November 6th at 11:59 EST to enter our awesome ¬†#KegelizeAMovie Contest and get the chance to win a new¬†Luna Smart Bead¬†from¬†LELO! There’s a lot of great entries so far, but they’re only by a handful of entrants, so your odds are still EXCELLENT! Here’s [...]

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