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trans_bodies_trans_selves Trans Bodies, Trans Selves
Trans Bodies, Trans Selves is a complete resource guide for transgender populations, covering health, legal issues, cultural and social questions, history, theory, and more. It is a place for transgender and gender-questioning people, their partners and families, students, professors, guidance counselors, and others to look for up-to-date information on transgender life. Published 2014, 672pp, softcover
guide_to_getting_it_on_7th_ed Guide to Getting It On 7th Edition
This must-have, easy-to-read, all-around sex guide has fantastic illustrations and candid, accurate information, presented in an enlightening and entertaining manner. This book covers everything from anatomy, romance, positions, oral sex, anal sex, sex toys, masturbation, massage, sex and pregnancy, sex and disability, sex after breast cancer, STI's, recovering your sexuality after rape and abuse, and so so so much more. 1184pp, softcover
our_bodies_ourselves Our Bodies Ourselves revised
For over forty years this book has provided readers with indispensable information on women's health and sexuality. This fully revised and updated edition focuses on women’s reproductive health and sexuality and includes dozens of personal stories and essential, up-to-date information about gender identity, sexual orientation, birth control, abortion, pregnancy and birth, perimenopause, menopause, health issues such as breast and ovarian cancers, and sexuality and sexual health as we age. softcover, 944pp
our_bodies_ourselves_menopause Our Bodies, Ourselves: Menopause
This must-read book for any woman navigating menopause, offers practical health information, as well as personal reflections by individual women. Includes: detailed typical menopausal symptoms, mainstream and alternative treatments, risk factors for such conditions as osteoporosis, heart disease, cancer and diabetes as women age; the biology of menopause; up-to-date perspectives on HRT; discusses sudden and early menopause due to surgery, medical treatments or genetic risk factors; and how to nurture the mind, body and spirit during years of change. Softcover, 368pp
sex_after_book Sex After
How can a woman sustain intimacy through the many physical and emotional shifts of the female growth cycle? Sex After… is filled with advice in the voices of 150 women, from waitresses to CEOs, ages twenty to eighty-eight. Their stories are raw and prescriptive, describing the challenges that can arise in each phase of a woman's life – from navigating the hooking-up culture in the twenties, to sexuality after pregnancy, midlife malaise, breast cancer, menopause, divorce, widowhood. Author Iris Krasnow. 329 pp, Hardback
sex_over_50_book Sex Over 50 Updated and Expanded
Whether you are looking to bring new life to your long-term relationship or are back in the dating scene, this new edition of Sex Over 50 by Joel D. Block, Ph.D. will help you navigate the world of sex and dating that can be as confounding as when you were an adolescent. Topics include: learn tips and tricks for better foreplay, discover your unlimited potential for orgasm, get in sexual sync with your partner, explore your deepest fantasies, unleash you sexual energy, navigate traditional and online dating and much more. Softcover, 333pp.
new_love_and_sex_after_60 New Love and Sex After 60
You may be getting older, but love and sex are still a vital part of your life. This book speaks to concerns about sex beyond the middle years. Inside you’ll find: how aging affects sexual desire and lovemaking, guide to common medical problems-and solutions, research on postmenopausal changes, detailed look at the procedures for easing and solving sexual problems and so much more. Softcover, 380pp
assisted_loving_book Assisted Loving The Journey Through Sexuality & Aging
AUTOGRAPHED COPY….Ginger Manley addresses the many complex issues of love, sex and aging in an open and comprehensive way. Ginger compiled questions she received from readers in her monthly column, as well her lectures series. Her responses are filled with great information, covering a variety of important topics, and her responses are shared in a respectful, compassionate, wise and funny manner. Ginger is a registered nurse, university professor, certified sex therapist. A great read!!!! Softcover, 213pp
sexuality_and_longterm_care Sexuality & Long-Term Care
Responding to the sexual desires of older adults in residential environments is widely recognized as a challenge by care staff, administrators, and family members. This new resource by Gayle Appel Doll meets the challenge head on, exploring the issues surrounding sexual expression from all perspectives. It addresses the question of how, in an increasingly person-centered care culture, long-term care facilities balance individual resident rights against the needs and concerns of the community as a whole. The first book to take a person-centered approach to resident sexuality in long-term care, this groundbreaking training tool represents sexual expression as a significant part of personality, explains why it is important to honor longings for intimacy, and provides strategies for teaching staff how to effectively and respectfully acknowledge those needs. Softcover, 267pp
naked_at_our_age_book Naked At Our Age
Joan Price discuses a subject that is often ignored or ridiculed in our society: later-life sexuality. This is a candid book addressing senior sexuality in all its colors--the challenges, the disappointments, and the surprises, as well as the delights and the love stories. Women and men--coupled and single, straight and gay--talk candidly about how their sex lives and relationships have changed with age. Price presents their personal stories, and follows up with tips from experts. Naked at Our Age is an entertaining and indispensable guide to handling and understanding the issues of senior sex and relationships. Softcover, 387pp
prostate_cancer_man_you_love Prostate Cancer and the Man You Love
This book speaks to the loving partners/spouses of men with prostate cancer, whether soon after diagnosis, or later when the man gets on with the rest of his life. Anne Katz includes both the medical information necessary to understanding the disease and firsthand accounts from cancer patients and survivors and their partners. Tips for communication and problem solving, with both partners and health care teams, are offered throughout. Anyone dealing with prostate cancer will find in these pages comfort and insight, as well as specific advice for coping, healing, and moving forward in the spirit of healing and love. Softcover, 214pp
man_cancer_sex Man Cancer Sex
Man Cancer Sex is an accessible guide that explores the many ways cancer can affect male sexuality and sexual functioning, as well as how men can seek help. Dr. Katz does a nice job of demonstrating that male sexuality is as complex as female sexuality, and that men face equally as many emotional and psychological challenges in addition to the physical effects of cancer. Written for men and the women and men who love them and live with them through the cancer experience, this book explores issues ranging from loss of libido to communication with a partner and problems and concerns in between. Softcover, 169pp.
disabled_and_their_sexual_lives Supporting Disabled People with their Sexual Lives
A Clear Guide for Health and Social Care Professionals Tuppy Owens with Claire de Than. A straight-talking guide to helping disabled people fulfill their sexual lives, covering sexual needs, difficulties disabled people experience and communication. How professionals can support disabled people with sex is covered, and a chapter on the law is included. Essential reading for practitioners working with or supporting disabled people. Softcover, 2014, 224pp
intellectual_disabilities_book Sexuality & Relationships in the Lives of People with Intellectual Disabilities
Wide-ranging, authoritative and grounded in the expertise of people with intellectual disabilities, this book offers an authentic account of the challenges those with intellectual disabilities face in their relationships and sex lives across the globe and explores what society needs to do to respect their rights. Softcover, 2014, 230pp
guide_to_sex_and_disability Ultimate Guide to Sex and Disability
This is the first complete sex guide for people who live with disabilities, pain, illness, or chronic conditions. Useful for absolutely everyone, regardless of age, gender, or sexual orientation, the book addresses a wide range of disabilities — from chronic fatigue, back pain, and asthma to spinal cord injury, hearing and visual impairment, multiple sclerosis, and more. Expertly written by a medical doctor, a sex educator, and a disability activist. The authors cover all aspects of sex and disability, including building a positive sexual self-image; positions to minimize stress and maximize pleasure; dealing with fatigue or pain during sex; finding partners and talking with partners about sex and disability; adapting sex toys; and more.
enabling_romance_book Enabling Romance
Written by a disabled husband and his nondisabled wife and considered by many to be "The Joy of Sex for people with disabilities," this book candidly covers: shattering sexual stereotypes; building self-esteem; creative sexual variations; reproduction and contraception for people with disabilities; specific information on several different physical and sensory disabilities, including spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, postpolio syndrome, muscular dystrophy, cerebral palsy, amputation, blindness and deafness. softcover, 209pp. Published in 1992
ultimate_guide_to_prostate_pleasure Ultimate Guide to Prostate Pleasure
This informative guide has all the information you need to find and stimulate the prostate (p-spot or male g-spot). From anatomy and prostate health, techniques to supercharge your orgasm, illustrated tips and how-to guides, safety and hygiene information, sexual positions, accessories and so much more. Soft cover, 232pp
mastering_your_man_book Mastering Your Man from Head to Head
This informative how-to guide to pleasure your man will cover: How to Work Your Man Below The Belt, Between the Ears, and Beneath the Sheets for Exceptional Sex. An easy-to-read instruction booklet with a practical approach and lots of fun, yet thorough diagrams and photos. Softcover, 160pp
ecosex_book Eco-Sex
Leaving a smaller carbon footprint in the bedroom is easy with Eco-Sex, a green sex guide that will inspire both sexual and ecological excitement. Renew your passion for the environment while you recharge your love life with green sex toys, low-impact lingerie, fair-trade condoms, bamboo bed linens, conflict-free diamonds, and much more. Eco-Sex will open new avenues for the health of the planet and your body. 224pp, Softcover.
his_guide_going_down His Guide to Going Down
This how-to guide gives you the knowledge and confidence you need to please her. Learn new techniques, how to overcome a woman's hangups concerning oral sex, and how to talk to her about oral sex. This book has so many erotic and pleasurable oral sex ideas, it'll send you running for the covers! 192 pp, softcover
tickle_my_tush_book Tickle My Tush
The pleasures you seek are right behind you! Dr. Sadie Alison brings us a new and exciting approach to this wonderful world of intimate lovemaking while dispelling the mysteries, breaking away from the taboos and answering every question you ever had about anal play. Filled with over 50 tasteful illustrations that show readers both how to give, and receive this delightful gift of sensation with ease. This comprehensive and fun-to-read book offers information for everyone from the beginner to the most experienced enthusiast. Softcover, 140pp.
anal_sex_position_guide Anal Sex Position Guide
Tristan Taormino, award-winning author, columnist, film director and “anal sexpert” presents a one-of-a-kind collection of exhilarating anal sex positions for both women and men, beginner to expert. Packed with invaluable advice and inspiring, sexy photos, this guide will cover topics such as communicating fears and desires, how to make physical and emotional health a priority, latest sex toys, best methods for achieving maximum pleasure, lots of positions with variations, and how to make anal sex a healthy, positive, pleasurable experience. Also included are erotic writings to help build anticipation for these exciting new additions to your sexual repertoire. Softcover, 176pp.
anal_sex_for_women_book Ultimate Guide to Anal Sex for Women 2nd Ed.
This best-selling book by Tristan Taormino offers comprehensive information on all aspects of anal eroticism and health for all women, regardless of sexual orientation. Topics include: building trust and communicating desires, illustrated discussion of anatomy, pleasurable penetration, male anal eroticism(how to please your man), helpful tips on safety, preparation and hygiene, sex toys and accessories. Softcover, 220pp.
little_black_book_of_kama_sutra Little Black Book of Kama Sutra
The Classic Guide to Lovemaking. A modern, easy to understand version of the Kama Sutra teachings with simple drawings and descriptions. This little black book will be your guide to the ways of passion and desire, from seduction and sensual foreplay to love making positions. Makes a great gift, perfect for bedside or anyone looking for a quick, easy-to-read Kama Sutra reference. softcover, 190 pp.
ride_em_cowgirl Ride 'Em Cowgirl! -Sex Position Secrets for Better Bucking
More than just a sex positions book, sex guru Dr. Sadie Allison helps couples unleash their inner lust. Dr. Sadie’s easy-going conversational style and tasteful illustrations will guide couple’s through a journey of passion, empowerment and orgasmic new heights. Chapter topics covered include: supergasms, G-Spot orgasms, HE-spot orgasms, backdoor boogaloo, voluptuous lovin, body and body part differences, location ideas and how-to’s, and much, much more. A must have book! Softcover, 216pp.

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