Laura Anne Stuart, MPH

Laura Anne Stuart addresses a question from a reader who has just learned that her husband is a crossdresser and wonders what this means about his identity, future actions and their relationship. more

Jan 13, 2015 10:10 PM Sexpress

Laura Anne Stuart fields a question about potential effects of nipple pincher/clamp use on breastfeeding. Madison Young, a kinky artist-director-actress and a new mother, weighs in on the issue. more

Jan 6, 2015 9:37 PM Sexpress

Laura Anne Stuart discusses body-safe vaginal moisturizers. more

Dec 30, 2014 11:09 PM Sexpress

Laura Anne Stuart fields a question from a reader who experiences pain or lack of sensation when close to orgasm. more

Dec 23, 2014 11:46 PM Sexpress

Laura Anne Stuart addresses a question from a reader wondering about HPV transmission between women. more

Dec 16, 2014 9:58 PM Sexpress

After meeting with college students for a sex Q&A, Laura Anne Stuart discusses sexual boundaries, how they may change over time and healthy strategies for communicating with partners about them. more

Dec 10, 2014 9:36 AM Sexpress

I am a 26-year-old male in a three-year relationship with my 23-year-old girlfriend. I have tried to have multiple conversations about our sex life. She is unresponsive and makes me feel like I’m a freak because more

Dec 2, 2014 9:37 PM Sexpress

One of the most frequently asked questions at the Tool Shed concerns sex toys made of glass. This question usually comes up as people walk past the case where our glass toys are displayed and say something like, “ Those are so... more

Nov 25, 2014 11:10 PM Sexpress

Any time I teach a “Sex Toys 101” class, I talk about the materials from which these toys are made. Most Americans assume that if you can buy something in a store, it more

Nov 12, 2014 12:46 PM Sexpress

How big should a guy be to wear or actually fit into a Magnum condom? Do normal ones really inhibit their pleasure that much?I believe that condoms in different sizes and shapes are absolutely necessary to men’s comfort and pleasure, and I ... more

Nov 4, 2014 4:51 PM Sexpress 1 Comments

Every once in a while at Ye Olde Sex Toy Shoppe, there seems to be a distinct uptick in people coming in to ask about a specific topic. Recently, we’ve had quite a few folks seeking more information about using dilators to make vaginal pene... more

Oct 28, 2014 11:45 PM Sexpress

I’ve been dating my boyfriend for a little over two years now. While we have an active sex life and I enjoy that in general, I don’t really get all that excited about physical sex itself. I like making out and fooling around and more

Oct 15, 2014 3:13 PM Sexpress

Recently, I attended Momentum, a conference on feminism, sexuality and relationships. There were many thought-provoking sessions (I was especially intrigued by Esther Perel’s closing statements on sex and the American work ethic), but I le... more

Oct 7, 2014 12:53 AM Sexpress

I have been talking to this girl for several months. I really like her and want to continue to see her. We have not yet had sex; she has told me that she has HPV, and she and I have been hesitant about going through with it. She is scared I... more

Sep 30, 2014 7:32 PM Sexpress

What is the easiest way to have anal sex and look your partner in the face?People of all genders, and partners of all gender combinations, enjoy anal sex for many different reasons, and there are as many different creative more

Sep 17, 2014 12:43 AM Sexpress 1 Comments

I’ve performed oral sex on many women. All but a few have reached climax. Normally they will buck and squirm, and I feel contractions in their vagina and anus. Often there are moans, heavy breathing and perhaps screaming more

Sep 2, 2014 4:09 PM Sexpress

I’m 4-foot-11, and I had sexual intercourse with a man who was 6-foot-7. I found that the sex we had was hard for me to deal with when it came to the positions that we did. I’ve always thought that my height is the problem in my relationshi... more

Aug 24, 2014 10:27 PM Sexpress

Every year, I am part of a panel of “sexperts” at a national college peer education conference. Our goal: to answer as many anonymous sex questions as possible in 60 minutes. We always receive a fair number of questions on the more

Aug 19, 2014 9:58 PM Sexpress

What do people do about leg or arm cramps when bound? This is a problem for us.Nothing like a muscle cramp to cut short a good play session. Since different things work for different people, I collected answers to your question more

Aug 12, 2014 12:40 AM Sexpress

I’ve been quite worried lately about my sex life with my partner. He’s great, but I can’t seem to get off. I have many times before, but only with myself and from stimulating the clitoris. Could you give us some tips on how I can actually h... more

Aug 6, 2014 12:48 AM Sexpress