Carrie Weisman,

Carrie Weisman

New York, NY, United States

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Past articles by Carrie:

When sex workers do the labor of therapists

Research suggests that upwards of 6 million men are affected by depression every year → Read More

Why People Like to Listen to Music During Sex

Music gives us rhythm—and rhythm is sexy. Some scientists think musicians behave a lot like birds. Charles Darwin was one of the first researchers to put that theory down on paper. In 1871, the famed naturalist penned The Descent of Man, where he spends 10 pages dissecting why songbirds sing their songs, and another six asking why humans do the same. The answer, he proposed, has everything to do… → Read More

Women Paying for 'Happy Endings' Is an Established Practice in New York

Some women in the Big Apple are turning to erotic massage to find their long-lost orgasms. There’s a guy who lives somewhere in Manhattan. He’s in his mid-40s, clean-cut, of average height and weight. He’s known as Doctor M, or "the Doctor," and according to the ladies who filter in and out of his apartment, he has a magic touch. → Read More

Women's Sex Toys Look Like the Future, Men's are Genitalia in a Tube

"The male sex toy market is quite unsophisticated." → Read More

How Sexual Surrogates Are Helping Transgender Clients

“You don’t go through 20 or 30 years of being uncomfortable with your body and then, through hormones and surgery, be able to experience your body in all its richness. It just doesn’t work quite that way." → Read More

Why More Women Are Paying for Sex Services

Dominatrixes, porn distributors, and more spoke to the reasons women feel more comfortable buying sexual experiences than ever. → Read More

8 Wild Innovations for Your Vagina

High-tech toys and tools offer scads of information. It's hard to imagine we survived so long without them. If you’re in the market for some vaginal retail therapy, you’re in luck. From high-tech sex toys to weed suppositories, there seems to be no shortage of products designed for in or around your intimate areas. Check out the list of products designed specifically for your vaginaÂ… → Read More

Dominatrixes and Porn Sites Report a Huge BDSM Uptick Since Trump Became President

Across the country, it seems more people want to get spanked. → Read More

Donald and the Dominatrix: How the White House Inspired a BDSM Movement

If critics of President Trump have noticed an uptick in female devaluation, it's not reflected in the S&M scene → Read More

The crowd-pleaser: What is the most popular sex position?

Thirty-five percent of respondents preferred one position above all others → Read More

Trump’s Potential SCOTUS Nominee Suggested Jailing Gay People For Having Sex

Judge William H. Pryor Jr. has been dubbed the most "anti-gay judicial nominee in recent memory.” → Read More

Heightened Awareness: Anxiety Can Lead to Pain During Sex

Clearly anxiety can be an obstacle to a healthy sex life and needs to be talked about. → Read More

Realizing You’re a Lesbian in Midlife: What Coming Out Late Really Means

Late-blooming lesbians find they have a journey of many steps ahead of them. → Read More

Attention, Men: Bright Light Could Lead to Better Sex

A new study suggests sexual satisfaction can be related to circadian rhythms and seasons. → Read More

Tips for Parents Who Want to Try Online Dating

You might want to think twice before posting pictures with the kids. → Read More

The Pop Heard Around The World: What We Know About Broken Penises

Be careful with your erections. → Read More

What Hetero Men Need to Know for the Perfect Pegging Experience

You're going to need more than some lube and a harness. → Read More

You'll Never Guess What's on the Menu at 'CafĂŠ Fellatio'

If you like the idea of a blowjob with your coffee, then you might think about booking a trip to Geneva, where one company has announced plans to open a cafĂŠ where they will be serving both. Bradley Charvet of Facegirl told Geneva’s Le Matin newspaper that the idea for a sex cafĂŠ has been brewing for a several months. Charvet credited similar establishments in Thailand for the inspiration.… → Read More

Why Trans Porn Is Hugely Popular Among Hetero Men

What's often called "Shemale porn " is consistently among most popular categories. → Read More

This Woman Turns Your Dirty Texts Into Short Films (Video)

The pay-for-film service transforms sexts into film scripts. → Read More