Tag Archives: health

Laud your Lady Muff! Why new vaginal trends can harm your intimate areas

We at Sh! like to think of ourselves as pretty open-minded and up-to-date in terms of contemporary feminism. Yet, the other day we were flicking through a magazine aimed at women only to discover an article discussing new trends and tips on weeding and watering your luscious lady-garden. Our eyes were opened to a world … Continue reading Laud your Lady Muff! Why new vaginal trends can harm your intimate areas

Vaginismus Awareness Event

Did you know that at least 2 in 1,000 women experience Vaginismus once in their lifetime? Vaginismus, a condition where the pelvic muscles spasm to prevent penetration, making sex painful or even impossible affects thousands, but many are too embarrassed or afraid to seek treatment. Sh! is now opening up the conversation about painful sex … Continue reading Vaginismus Awareness Event

Midlife, Menopause, Sex & Happiness Event

Forget anti-ageing and embrace the superpowers of age! Rejuvage, the online community for peri- and menopausal peeps everywhere, invite you to their very first IRL event. The evening will cover all things sex and the truth about menopause in a relaxed and friendly environment with a line-up of expert speakers (and you’ll get a goodie … Continue reading Midlife, Menopause, Sex & Happiness Event

Reclaim the Menopause Event

Our last event for magnificent women in mid-life and beyond was so much fun, we’ve decided to do it again! This time, we have Cabby Laffy and Eileen Bellot joining us for a deeper look into the effects menopause has on all aspects of women’s lives. The menopause is one of those subjects no one … Continue reading Reclaim the Menopause Event

Ask Sarah: Sex, Orgasms and MS

Dear Sh! I wanted to ask about orgasms please. I have multiple sclerosis – I’ve had it for 30 years and have been fine until maybe 2 years ago, when I started having problems with fatigue. It’s then I started having problems with (no) orgasms. I’m not asking for medical advice! I tried to get … Continue reading Ask Sarah: Sex, Orgasms and MS

Cafe V – Update for Guests

Your support is vital in helping My Body Back Project continue its pioneering work, including smear test, STI, contraceptive care, and maternity clinics, as well as Café V sessions. MBBP receives a very small amount of funding for the volume of women it works with. It is a very new organisation, with volunteers who offer … Continue reading Cafe V – Update for Guests

Q&A: Will Oral Sex Give Me Cancer?

Dear Shhhh, Thanks a lot for you existence and the opportunity to ask you questions! I would be grateful to gather your thoughts on the following: I am not very experienced in sex and the past one year when trying to give blowjobs to my partner I keep getting really painful mouth ulcers. I am scared about … Continue reading Q&A: Will Oral Sex Give Me Cancer?

Men’s Health Week: Guest Blog from Pleasure Solutions on Sex After Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer can have a devastating effect not just on men’s health but also on their sex lives. People often forget the importance of sexual function in the lives of cancer survivors, male and female and the severe impact this can have on quality of life, self esteem and intimacy. This week is Men’s Health … Continue reading Men’s Health Week: Guest Blog from Pleasure Solutions on Sex After Prostate Cancer

Loving Yourself This May – It’s Masturbation Month

We are all for body positivity but right now we’re thinking you should love yourself a little more literally. This month is International Masturbation Month, whilst these days male masturbation is accepted as an inevitable part of growing up, female masturbation can still be treated as a bit of a shameful secret. San Francisco sex … Continue reading Loving Yourself This May – It’s Masturbation Month