Content Tagged With: 'relationships'

When one wants it more than the other Although you and your partner are separate people with distinct sexual appetites, the fact is that you have the same amount of sex with your partner as your partner has with you. Same place, same time, same positions. When you think of it in such terms, it's...
Like many words that relate to sexuality, we often talk about intimacy as if everyone is in complete agreement about what that means.  Sometimes people use the word intimacy to mean 'having sex.’  While intimacy often involves sex, physical intimacy is only part of the picture.  Intimacy in a...
Type: Article
Topics: female sexuality, relationships
Love... Infatuation... Is friendship that takes root and grows – one day at a time. Is instant desire.  It is one person’s hormones calling to another. Is the quiet understanding and mature acceptance of imperfection.  It is real.  It gives you strength and grows beyond you – to bolster your...
Online dating has become an integral part of everyday life. In 2007-2008 in partnerships with the University of Manitoba, we explored how women age 30 and older use online dating sites and the nature of their experiences. Surfing for Love: Women, the Internet, Sexual and Intimate Relationships...
Type: Research
Topics: research, relationships, female sexuality
Relationships, of all kinds, occupy much of our time and can be one of the most meaningful parts of life. People have various types of relationships throughout their lives – family relationships, friendships, coworkers, neighbours, as well as intimate and/or sexual relationships. Interpersonal...
Type: Article
Topics: relationships
Sexual satisfaction is not just physical pleasure, nor is it simply the absence of dissatisfaction or problems. Rather, sexual satisfaction involves the overall feeling we are left with after considering the positive and negative aspects (or sexual rewards and costs) of our sexual relationships...
Learning about and exploring our own sexuality is a lifelong journey.  The journey changes as we enter new stages in our life.  It’s important to understand our sexuality and how it’s influenced by our choices and the other sexual and reproductive health decisions we make.  Awareness also helps us...
Type: Article
Topics: sexuality, relationships

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