Event For Breast Cancer Thrivers

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Hey Everyone! Don’t miss out on my FREE workshop event on May 20th at the Lucinda Ellery Salon in Beverly…

Spring Into Intimacy: A 5-Step Guide To Recapture The Intimacy In Your Relationship

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Spring is a perfect time to dust, polish and rejuvenate — especially when it comes to re-lighting the spark in…

Yoni Nectar: Healing Your Vagina with Essential Oils

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Elena Pellicano is the maker of Yoni Nectar, a unique essential oil blend with healing benefits and preventative care for…

Romantic Ideas & Gestures to Improve Your Sex Life

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How is Romance Good for Your Sex Life? Valentine’s Day is here and I’ve been thinking about the idea of…

Create Your Sexiest Valentine’s Day Ever: Tips & Advice from Q&A Panel of Sexperts at ConRev

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On Thursday, February 8, 2018, I joined ConRev for an exclusive event in Costa Mesa, California to help YOU create the…

#BlogHer18 Health Conference in New York City

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SheKnows Media presented the #BlogHer18 Health Conference in New York City on January 30th, 2018. This was the first conference…

How to Spice Up the Sexual Slump in Your Marriage

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Let’s face it: reading the same old sex tips can get boring and bland. So does falling into a steady…

Essential Oils: A Drop A Day, Keeps Infection Away

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As the popularity of essential oils as a natural method for curing ailments and preventing disease becomes more mainstream, it…

Best Products for Sex After Cancer

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During our first Sexual Health After Cancer Workshop at Rehab Specialists Physical Therapy Treatment Center, Jenni Rai and I gathered…

Sexual Health After Cancer: A Mind-Body Workshop

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A Women’s Workshop of Warriors Last Saturday was our first Sexual Health After Cancer Workshop at Rehab Specialists Physical Therapy…

Explore Your Sexual Fantasies This Halloween

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Halloween is a perfect time to arouse your sexiest fantasies... Halloween isn’t just for the kids! It’s actually one of…

When A Collection of Unsolicited Dick Pics Becomes Art

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Technology has made it all too simple for women to receive “unsolicited dick pics” virtually anywhere, despite the fact that…

The Amber Rose SlutWalk

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This past Sunday, October 1st, 2017, I had the honor to attend the 3rd Annual Amber Rose SlutWalk in Downtown…

Is Egg Freezing for You?

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When should women begin thinking about freezing their eggs? Why would anyone consider this option? What are some things you…

7 Tips to Salvage Your Sexless Marriage

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Do you feel stuck in a sexless marriage? Here are seven tips to help you and your spouse salvage your…

How to Get Ready for a Sex Night In

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Image Source: 123rf.com When was the last time you and your partner planned a romantic evening in? If you’re tired…

Cancer Survivors: Restore Your Sexual Wellness

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Sexual concerns are common for women cancer survivors and their partners. Although not life threatening, not having a healthy and…

Menopause & Sex: Sexual Wellness for Menopausal Women

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We all know about the hot flashes and mood swings – but menopause can often introduce other sexual wellness concerns…

Causes of Vaginal Dryness & How To Treat It

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If you are like many women I work with and you suffer from vaginal dryness, you’re not alone! Many women…

Wetter is Better: Discover What Lubricant Is Right for You

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As a psychologist and certified sex therapist, the most common question I hear from individuals and couples is: What’s the…

What Women Really NEED In Bed: Tips to please a woman “the first time around”

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I recently had a wonderful opportunity to speak with dating coach Tripp, from trippadvice.com on his How To Talk To…

Shame Free Sexuality on The James and Heather Show

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Talking about Shame Free Sexuality on The James and Heather Show Am I normal? This is the most common question…

Mind-Body Sexuality on Girl Boner Radio

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If you don't already subscribe to Girl Boner Radio on ITunes, you should! Click here for the latest episode. I…

X’s and O’s Talk Sexual Dysfunction

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Dr. Michael Bates is the creator of X's and O's - a website with informative information about sexual wellness at…

Get Tested with myLAB Box!

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Sexual health starts with regular check ups. If you are sexually active it's important to get tested for sexually transmitted infections. Now…

Pelvic Floor Muscles & Sex

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A weakened pelvic floor is something that many women suffer from and often do so in silence as they are…

The Brain on Sex and Love

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The feelings we experience associated with sex and love are a cocktail of brain chemicals that influence our emotions and behaviors.…

Prince and the New Sexual Generation

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Prince has died. I didn't want to believe it when the news broke.  I am shocked, heartbroken, and sad beyond belief.  It…

Kiss Your Way to Better Sex

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I just want your extra time and your Kiss -- Prince  Do you like to kiss? Kissing is a universal language…

A New Way to Foreplay with Fiera

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Having trouble getting aroused? There's a new way to kickstart arousal and get more play out of foreplay. Meet the…

Hottest New Vibrator is the LAVA 3-in-1

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They say not to judge a book by its cover. But when it comes to vibrators, packaging is everything. After…

Top 5 Ways to Get Excited About Sex

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One of the top concerns causing low sex drive is boredom. Getting into the same routines and habits around sex…

Up Close and Personal on Sex The Podcast

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Gender, Menopause, and Erogenous Zones Through the Eyes of a Sex Therapist with Dr. Shannon Chavez - On Sex The…

Words, Wine, and Women – Sex Grab Bag Pt.1

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Words... Wine... and Women? When you add all of these elements together it's a fun and engaging way to get…

3 missionary positions for better sex

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3 Ways to Make Missionary Position Work for Better Sex - Dr. Shannon Chavez quoted in Women's Health Dr. Chavez speaks…

As Seen on WE’s Sex Box: Seeking Sex Outside of Marriage

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Is it ever ok to seek sex outside of a relationship? WE TV's Sex Box addressed the topic as two couples…

3 Things You Need to Know About Menopause and Libido

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Menopause is a time of changes but also a time of new beginnings. Dr. Chavez talks to Everyday Health about…

The Hollywood Reporter quotes Dr. Chavez

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"Oscar Is the Viagra of Statuettes": How Hollywood Success Leads to Better Sex How does having a big Hollywood hit…

Women’s Seminar at Sirens and Titans Fitness

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There are still spaces available for a one-of-a-kind seminar for women at Sirens and Titans Fitness in Westwood, CA. Come…

Do you have 15 minutes?

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I had the chance to chat with Suzy Olds, co-creator of After Nine Tonight, a website dedicated to helping women…

Can you boost your libido in 5 minutes or less?

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In this latest article from Prevention.com I talk about ways to rev up sexual desire in no time at all.…

World Association for Sexual Health Releases Revised Declaration of Sexual Rights

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On Sexual Health Day 2014, WAS has released a revision of its Declaration of Sexual Rights. This Declaration was updated…

Sex with Love vs. Sex without Love

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We often hear about this fundamental dilemma around sex and love. What are the advantages and disadvantages of a loving…

Review of LELO HULA Beads for Kinkly.com

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Have you done your "hulas" today? Maybe you should. HULA Beads, a new device by LELO, offers more than just…

Health Benefits of Sex and Orgasms

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One of my favorite topics around sexuality is that orgasms and sex lead to better health and well-being. Sex can…
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Relationship Advice from a Relationship Expert

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Dr. Shannon Chavez answers questions on marriage, relationships and keeping sex fresh! Why do you think the marriage rate has…
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Sexy, Healthy, Happy Event at Sirens and Titans

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What do working out and sex have in common? Well for one thing they are both good for mind, body…
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Why SAR Matters

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I had the opportunity to co-faciliate a SAR (Sexual Attitude Reassessment and Restructuring) training of students, therapists, coaches, and educators…

Is It Love or Is It Lust?

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What happens when we fall in love? What about when we fall in lust? Love vs. Lust Dr. Helen Fisher…

The Vagina Diaries Explores Labiaplasty

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What do we really know about labiaplasty and vaginal rejuvenation? The number of cases per year continues to grow (over…

Intervention Strategies in Preventing Breast Cancer

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A guide for breast cancer prevention from author, Sat Dharam Kaur, N.D. (The Complete Natural Medicine Guide to Breast Cancer…

Why Politicians Look Like Sex Addicts

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Politicians and sex scandals are nothing new. It seems more common than not to hear of the latest scandal involving…

It Doesn’t Hurt to Flirt

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Flirting is one of the most important behaviors in a relationship because it engages the connection between partners. The term…

This Thing Called Love Addiction

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What is love addiction? Can someone really be addicted to love? The term has created a lot of controversy in…

What is Sexual Health?

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The World Health Organization (WHO) defines sexual health as “the state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being related to…