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Sexual Assault in Intimate Relationships | Joylux

Sexual Assault in Intimate Relationships

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, but we shouldn’t limit our conversation around sexual violence to one month in the year. 1 in 5 women will experience sexual assault in their lifetime. Intimate partner violence is the most common form of sexual, emotional and physical abuse and more than 10 million cases per...

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How to Talk About Sex with Your Doctor | Joylux

How to Talk About Sex with Your Doctor

As you experience menopause-related body changes, you may notice your sex life takes a dip. It’s hard enough talking to your healthcare provider about menopause — so admitting your sexual issues can feel unbearable.  Regardless of your age or what phase of life you’re in, sexual disfunction will negatively impact...

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How to Improve Vaginal Health from Perimenopause to Postmenopause | Joylux

How to Improve Vaginal Health from Perimenopause to Postmenopause

Joylux welcomes guest blogger Marisa Zocco of Elephant Journal! A University of Southern California-educated journalist and creative writer, she holds a firm belief in the power of the written word to connect individuals and inspire a healthy exchange of differing ideas—the bigger the difference the better. Sometimes I feel like I’m...

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Endometriosis: What You Should Know About This Common Reproductive Disorder | Joylux

Endometriosis: What You Should Know About This Common Reproductive Disorder

Researchers estimate that 11% of women have endometriosis. Endometriosis is a disorder where tissue that lines the uterus grows into other parts of the body. It’s the leading cause of pelvic pain and sexual discomfort in women — yet women receive very little education about this disorder.  As a part...

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Black and white photo separated into four vertical sections, each including a picture of a different woman from the past: Rosalind Elsie Franklin, Ida Bell Wells-Barnett, Bessie Coleman, and Cecilia Helena Payne-Gaposchkin.

4 Influential Women Who Changed History

Women's History Month arrives every March, but women should be celebrated year-round. We often hear about the same influential women that we read about in our textbooks as kids. But there are plenty of women making marks in history every day, including these four women who paved a path that...

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What Do YOU Need for a Sexy, Connected Intimate Life? | Joylux

What Do YOU Need for a Sexy, Connected Intimate Life?

Joylux welcomes guest blogger and sex educator Debbie Marielle Elzea! She is an intimacy specialist for women, psychotherapist, and coach. She endured a decade of sexless, touchless marriage, before creating life changing intimacy with her beloved husband. Her passion is helping women create bliss with the man they’ve got!  Intimate connection and deep...

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