Sex on Wednesday

Martha Kempner
The latest information about sex and sexual health analyzed by author and sexual health expert Martha Kempner.
Created 01 Sep 2020
  • E-Cigarettes Bad for E-Rections
    08 Dec 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    The last issue was about World AIDS Day and some of the progress we’ve made toward ending the HIV epidemic in this country. It felt vaguely optimistic (which is always hard for me). Unfortunately, as ...
  • It's World AIDS Day
    01 Dec 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    It’s World AIDS Day. For the 33rd consecutive year, governments and advocates around the world will be using this day to reflect on where we are and where we’re going in our efforts to end this epidem...
  • How Many Condoms Does It Take to Choke a Lizard?
    17 Nov 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0
    I’m writing this on my birthday, and I will say this has been an interesting trip around the sun. It’s hard to imagine that just one year ago today, Trump was still President and still insisting he’d ...
  • Penis Doctors Don't Lie
    10 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    On Saturday morning, my 11-year-old came bounding down the stairs joyfully yelling “it’s vaccination day!” (Fellow Frozen-era parents will appreciate that we then launched into song: “The window is op...
  • You Wear the Condom Tonight
    03 Nov 2021 • 6 min read
    We’ve talked a lot about male contraceptives. Most recently there was the sonic ball bath, but we also can’t forget the hot magnets in the testicles. As I’ve said before—male contraception has been ju...
  • Four Hippos All Alone
    27 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Sorry guys, I got too excited about the hippos and sent the email out last night. Sex on Tuesday? If you missed it because you were eating dinner or going to berserk here’s the link. Sex on Wednesday ...
  • Four Hippos All Alone
    26 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    It’s not the midterm elections yet (thank goodness, I’m not ready for the possibility of the Dems losing one or both houses of Congress) but many people go to the polls next week and lots of us will h...
  • What We're Dipping Our Balls in This Week
    20 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0
    So many people got so many things wrong this week it’s been hard to keep up. The good news is that there are a lot of others out there who have joined my “that’s not how it f**king works” chorus (albe...
  • She Gave Him 15 Minutes, He Gave Her HPV, Now Everyone is Suing GEICO
    13 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Thanks everyone! I asked for more subscribers and I got a whole bunch. I would love to keep the momentum going so I won’t close the tee-shirt raffle until Friday. Anyone who forwards this newsletter t...
  • One Year of Wednesday Sex
    06 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    I do not share my mother’s love of coincidences or her desire to find them everywhere (actually mom it’s not that weird that they go to they know each other, they did go to the same college), but it d...
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