The Female Condom: A Review

Jeannine Jan 3, 2014 4 comments 0

Have you tried the ‘other’ condom? What’s wrong with a regular condom you may ask? Well in my experience the biggest challenge with using male condoms is remembering to put the damn things on! Apparently I am not alone; up to 15 women per year will fall pregnant using male condoms due to incorrect usage. Requiring the male condom user…

Ki Tells: My Review Of The JuJu Cup Menstrual Cup

Chloe Pedley Jan 1, 2014 2 comments 0

Some of you might recall my previous experience with a menstrual cup the slightly dramatic episode of me not only flipping the cup into the toilet bowl, but also stimulating my vagus nerve and fainting. This story has NONE of those dramatic scenarios, in fact, by comparison it’s quite bland. I got my period, I used a cup, it was awesome…

A Dozen Things We Should Have Learned In Sex Ed (but didn’t)

Chloe Pedley Nov 29, 2013 3 comments 0

I have to be honest and admit I don’t remember all that much about sex education from high school. I don’t think we took it very seriously. Actually, I think many of us were intrigued, but were trying to play it cool in front of everyone else in the class. And, of course, it was awkward having a delightful, but…

Sex After Childbirth: The Good, The Great, The Horrifying

Chloe Pedley Nov 25, 2013 0 comments 0

Congratulations Mama, you birthed you a baby! Having a baby changes everything. You grow  for 9 months, then you push a 30cm (or more!!) head out of an opening that previously had only accommodated a couple of inches. It isn’t surprising that childbirth can change your sex life. First Thing’s First Focus on your healing. Having a baby is a…

Do You Have A Sexually Transmitted Infection?

Emma Stewart Nov 22, 2013 2 comments 0

Sexually transmissible infections (STI’s) are passed from one person to another during a bit of ‘rumpty-pumpty’…or ‘how’s your father?’ (Seriously, how strange are euphemisms for getting it on?), from mum to baby during pregnancy and birth or through blood products and tissue transfer (e.g. sharing needles). Most STI’s are transmitted though all the yummy stuff, like the exchange of sexual…