Posts Tagged "sexual health"

One of the physicians who participated in my doctoral research study on patient sexuality education said there was never a reason to discuss sexuality with his patients. He is an anesthesiologist. If his duties are limited to putting people to sleep for surgery, he’s right. But many anesthesiologists also treat patients with chronic pain, and these patients’ sexual desire and activity should be discussed. Sex is good for...

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Back to School, Back to Sex

Posted By on Aug 25, 2009

Upon starting ninth grade, a teen told her mom, “The minute you walk into high school, all people talk about is sex — who’s having it, what they’re doing, and who they’re doing it with.” Sex talk in school usually starts before high school, though. A kindergarten teacher said one of her male students claimed, “I know how people do sex,” before he proceeded to thrust his hips backward and...

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