I'm Not Ovary-Acting Pt. II: Pelvic Health in the Doctor’s Office
What does the research say is happening in doctor’s offices and what’s their sexual health training like? Let’s get into it.
I'm Not Ovary-Acting Pt. I: The Results
Studies tell a grim tale: healthcare professionals provide worse care to women and people with vaginas simply because of their gender or their bodies. Of course, this isn’t always the case...
Lack of Diversity in Healthcare Professions, Explained Pt. III
By the 8th grade, the wealthiest (top 10% household income) students are 3 to 4 years ahead of the poorest (bottom 10% of household income) students.
Lack of Diversity in Healthcare Professions, Explained Pt. II
In 56 of the US's largest cities, your zip code can mean a 20-30 year difference in how long you live.
Lack of Diversity in Healthcare Professions, Explained Pt. I
There are many reasons these issues persist for BIPOC in healthcare, and an important piece of this puzzle resides in a lack of culturally competent care for BIPOC people.
Health Disparities: The Intersection of Race and Sexuality
Queer BIPOC are one of the most at-risk groups, with the least research dedicated to helping them.
The Racist History of Gynecology
J. Marion Sims, the "father of modern gynecology," gained his title by performing unanesthetized surgical experiment...
What To Do if Your Partnership Is Challenging in Quarantine
It's a universal truth that the ones who know us best can push our buttons the most. Throw in a global pandemic, and tensions can rise.
How to Survive Cohabitating with a Partner for the First Time During Quarantine
Couples look forward to so many things when they think about living with one another…being trapped with your partner under quarantine during a global pandemic is NOT one of them.
5 Ways to Tell Your Partner Sex is Uncomfortable—During Sex
There are tons of valid reasons why people are hesitant to speak up—but there are also plenty of good reasons to mention it.
5 Reasons Why People Don’t Tell Their Partners Sex is Uncomfortable—During Sex
Ever kept quiet during sex when something felt a little off because you didn’t want to ruin the moment? Us too.