Sexual Intimacy

Teaching Kids About Sex: What's Love Got To Do With It?

Lyba Spring | Posted 03.07.2016 | Canada Parents
Lyba Spring

Let's teach young people about emotional and sexual intimacy, so that when they are ready to engage in more sophisticated sexual activity, they are able to be present, find connection, take risks, experience erotic intimacy, communicate their desires, explore and be authentic.

How Eating Disorders Impact Sexuality

Lyba Spring | Posted 11.20.2016 | Canada Living
Lyba Spring

There is an association between low BMI and loss of libido, sexual anxiety and sexual relationships. These findings are consistent with the explanation that low body weight impairs the physiological functioning of sexual organs.

12 Tips for Enduring Love

Barbara Sibbald | Posted 05.05.2012 | Canada Living
Barbara Sibbald

We all labour under the sad misconceptions of "romantic love." The implication is that we ought to "live happily ever after," but that's just not realistic. Or healthy. Cheerfully accept your partner's limitations and your own. Don't expect that one person to meet all your needs.

The Four Faces of Intimacy

Beverley Golden | Posted 01.18.2012 | Canada Living
Beverley Golden

What does intimacy mean to you? Sexual intimacy is probably the most stereotypical and most familiar definition of the word in modern society. But most people want more than just the act of sex -- they want some depth.