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Body Language and Intimacy: The Importance of Nonverbal Communication Between Partners

Nonsexual Touching and Eye Contact Play Key Roles in Healthy Relationships  

Body Language and Intimacy: The Importance of Nonverbal Communication Between Partners

Body Language and Intimacy: The Importance of Nonverbal Communication Between Partners

There is a silent vocabulary at use in the world of intimacy known as body language. It is the fundamental means through which partners communicate with one another — both consciously and subconsciously. The most intense dialects of this quiet correspondence are the many variances of physical touch and the significant powers of eye contact. Both are crucial for positive communication and when absent, the negative effects are readily apparent.

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Benefits of Sex: Mind and Body Effects of Pleasure and Climax

A Thrilling Catalyst 

Benefits of Sex: Mind and Body Effects of Pleasure and Climax

Benefits of Sex: Mind and Body Effects of Pleasure and Climax

It is a widely held belief that pleasure is a good thing and that the benefits of sex are many. Not only is sex highly regarded for perpetuating our species, but it is a universally positive experience for just about everyone who engages in it consensually. The multiple sensory stimulation of sex triggers a cavalcade of neural reactions and physiological conditions that culminate in a simultaneous burst of mental and physical pleasure. This sort of all-encapsulating ecstasy presents a myriad of benefits including reduced stress, improved intimacy, better sleep, pain relief, auxiliary exercise and a certain “glow” that makes people wonder what you have been up to.   

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History of Sex, Kinky Ideas and Adult Play from Taboo to “Woo-hoo!”

Cupid & Psyche

Cupid and Psyche

Throughout the ages, the role of sex in society is as varied as the story of humanity itself, from eras of permissive liberalism to staunch repression. The history of sex and kinky ideas reads like an encyclopedic tabloid written by a randy historian with a fantastic imagination. The drama surrounding the act that perpetuates the human species is indeed strange, fascinating, sometimes tragic and other times wonderful. From the 5th Century tantric rituals of India to the polysexual lust of the Greco-Roman times to the Christian prosecution of all things illicit, it has been one heck of a ride. What is taboo in one era is commonplace in another and vice-versa.

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The Passionate Synthesis of Wine and Sex

The Passionate Synthesis of Wine and Sex

The Passionate Synthesis of Wine and Sex

Wine has the unique power to seduce on multiple levels, making it a natural catalyst in the dance of human courtship. Enjoying a glass of wine is relaxing, helping partners to reconnect and ease into a romantic mood. Meanwhile, specific visual, olfactory, savory and chemical reactions work in unison to increase pleasure, heighten desire and enhance intimacy. The symbolism of a bottle to be shared, the aromas that arouse, the flavors that awaken and the relaxation achieved are all elements operating in harmony — lubricated in unison by the wine itself. 

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