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Study: Obese People Are Less Sexually Satisfied

As if being obese didn't have enough pitfalls, findings published in the Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy suggest that the extra pounds can weigh down your sex life. A weight loss drug study involving 134 women and 91 men, who were all moderately to severely overweight, revealed that when probed about their sex life, obese people are more likely to report less sexual satisfaction than the general population.

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7 Romantic Horse Movies In Honor Of The Kentucky Derby

They say a girl's first love is her horse. Maybe that's true—if she's lucky enough to have one. In American culture, horses have long symbolized adventure and a return to nature in an increasingly industrialized world. It's no wonder that My Little Pony and its ilk are still popular today. The Kentucky Derby wouldn't have the same appeal if there were cars instead of horses racing around Churchill Downs. In literature and film, horses serve their riders in multiple ways. The beautiful animals are strong and often wild, but in need of love and care.

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Neptune In Pisces: What This 14-Year Cycle Means For Love

Have you ever yearned for a more passionate love life? Have you ever wondered why you haven't found your soul mate, or if you have, have you wished she or he was more romantic? This spring you can stop wishing: On April Neptune moved into Pisces, ushering new era of enchanting, extravagant romance. Neptune changes signs once every 14 years, so this is a major shift. Here's what it means for you.

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Poll: How Would You Describe Amazing Sex In 10 Words Or Less?

How Would You Describe Amazing Sex In 10 Words Or Less?: Neighbors come over to complain, end up joining in. Deep cuts on my back. Deeper cuts on my soul. Mind blowing, Eyes tearing, toes curling, body shaking experience. Even the timid feel like pornstars, surrendering to Madame Nature Dormant volcanic build-up, warm orgasmic rush, toe curling immobility.

Do Women Embrace Aging Better Than Men?

Do women embrace aging better than men? Are we happier with our lives and are we better equipped to handle the myriad changes than they are? Are we better at digging deeper into our very core to extract our inner resources for what we truly need as we get older? The answer, according to Dr. Nolen-Hoeksema's research is "yes." But, there's more to the story.

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New Survey: Americans More Informed About Sex Than They Think

In the twenty years since Salt-n-Pepper released their 1991 single "Let's Talk About Sex" it seems that Americans have in fact been doing just that: talking about sex—about how it is, and how it could be, how it was, and of course, how it should be! All that talking seems to have paid off! According to a new survey conducted by Zestra and YourTango.com, when asked to answer questions about female pleasure and the health benefits of sex, the majority of men and women responded correctly. Way to go!

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7 Common Things Women Do To Impress A Man

When it comes to wooing the opposite sex, men have it easy. As far as I know, they approach you and whip out the pick-up line. Sometimes it works, and sometimes it doesn't. Women on the other hand, play a whole different game. Sometimes it seems as if our entire existence is based on impressing a guy. And it's exhausting. We don't think about it often (or we argue that we're doing these things for ourselves as much as for the men), but when you stop and take notice of all the things we do to woo the gentlemen, well, it's absurd.

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iPhone App Helps You Remember To Do Kegels

Looking for a clean, hi-tech and portable way to boost your sex life? Enlist yourself in Kegel Camp, a new iPhone application that boasts a fun and easy way to get your groin in shape for sex by way of kegels.