Sexual Arousal & Desire

Posted on the Mar 08, 2011 by Anonymous
We all seem to love a bad boy. Some have said that the feminist movement brought on hard women and soft boys – and we’ve know that didn’t work. Dr. Helen Fisher who talks about history, and sociology...
Posted on the Mar 07, 2011 by Anonymous
Hi all, sorry I haven't posted in awhile. I have been in the hospital with gall bladder problems. Essentially, my gall bladder decided to go on a Columbine style rampage with my poor gut as a...
Posted on the Mar 05, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Hi there, I'm a man, but a big fan of the work you do and your site. It's helped me greatly in my thinking and understanding. I've recently come across two articles on the Good Men Project that I'd...
Posted on the Mar 02, 2011 by Anonymous
When you consider how overweight, out of shape, sleep-deprived and just plain overworked the average American is, it's not surprising many people aren't in the mood. We live in a toxic environment...
Posted on the Feb 27, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Dr. Betty, I have been in my current relationship for over 3 years. 2 and a 1/2 of those years have practically been sexless. This is essentially my doing, as my partner is eager to be sexual almost...
Posted on the Feb 22, 2011 by Betty Dodson
My boyfriend and I have a great relationship. He is amazing and I am totally satisfied in every way. Sexually as well. He is the first partner I am able to regularly orgasm with during sex and I find...
Posted on the Feb 21, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Dear Betty, I'm only 26 and I no longer feel the need, urge, or desire for any kind of sexual interaction. It has been three months now and I haven't masturbated once. I only have had sex five times...
Posted on the Feb 16, 2011 by Betty Dodson
When my boyfriend and I first met we were always having sex and trying new things in the bedroom. Now it seems like he can go weeks without it and I still want sex every few days or so. Then I get...
Posted on the Feb 11, 2011 by Anonymous
I have been wanting to see this documentary on the pharmaceutical companies quest to find a "female Viagra" for a while now. It looks like I won't have too much longer to wait. The movie "Orgasm Inc...
Posted on the Feb 06, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Hello Dr. Betty, I've been masturbating since before I can remember. My masturbation has changed over the past 20 years. I went from masturbating on my stomach fully clothed to actually exploring my...
Posted on the Feb 04, 2011 by Anonymous
Popular opinion has it that being a "horndog" is the exclusive providence of the male of the species, while the female of the species is way too refined to consider such shenanigans as casual hookups...
Posted on the Jan 29, 2011 by Eric Amaranth
I was working with a client last week who gave me permission to write on the situation she approached me with. We'll call her Thera. She came to me saying that within the past week or so, she...
Posted on the Jan 19, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Hi Betty, I love sex and like to have penetrative sex often...like once a day or more if poss, along with other intimate things, sexual and non-sexual. My partner of a few months says he's just not...
Posted on the Jan 10, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Dear Dr. Betty: I used to be so so horny for my partner, like constantly, and now I'm not. It freaks me out. What's wrong with me? I love this person and they're great in bed, but for some reason I...
Posted on the Dec 22, 2010 by Eric Amaranth
A weekend or so ago, I introduced my lover Kira to what I call, Sex Massage. It's a combination of massage and simultaneous vaginal, anal, or oral penetration. I'm giving a few how-to tips below on...