Talking to kids about sex
Credit: Caroline Hernandez/Unsplash When is the right time to talk to kids about sex and our bodies? What do you actually talk to kids about? Here are some tips for parents and caregivers to educate and empower children to take care of themselves and have agency over their bodies. Sex positive parenting pages to follow:–…
Safe abortion in Malaysia
“In the twenty-first century unsafe abortion is one of the leading causes of maternal mortality and morbidity. According to the World Health Organization, about 22 million unsafe abortions take place each year worldwide and an estimated 47,000 women die annually from complications resulting from the resort to unsafe practices for termination of pregnancy. Link to…
Sex glossary: Stealthing
Image credit: Charles Deluvio/Unsplash In 2019, there was an article about a Malaysian woman lodging a police report against a man after he removed his condom during sexual intercourse. The act of removing a condom during sex without consent is a form of sexual assault known as “stealthing”. To be honest, whether it’s condom removal…
Sex glossary: Love bombing
Ever been in a situation where someone gives you so much love, affection and attention, and it’s just… too much and too fast? You only knew each other for a few weeks and they called you their true love! You feel like it’s a lot and you get confused because you ‘should’ be thankful, but…
Host: Launch of ‘Learn. Protect. Respect. Empower.’
I had the honour of hosting the launch of ‘Learn. Protect. Respect. Empower’ which discusses about the status of CSE in our region.
Call it what it is – Penis, Vulva, Breasts!
It’s high time we eliminate shame and taboo, and call our sexual parts as what it is!
The obsession with being ‘tight’
Let’s delve into myths surrounding ‘being tight’ and why – spoiler alert – it’s not all that great as we think!
What they don’t tell you about ‘being confident’
“You’re so confident. You do it so effortlessly,” they told me. But all confident people know that it’s never effortless.
What is sex? (A visual guide for parents)
How do we talk to kids about what sex is? In this post, I’ve created a visual guide for parents to explain to kids about sex.
All about anal play
Anal sex is one of the many sexual acts that are taboo. In this post, we look into what is it about and how do it safely (or not do it at all).