Sex

QJSex: Everything you need to know about the pill

Happy September everybody! Lots of things happen this month, whether you’re new to Queen’s or a returning student. For one, most of us are no longer living with our parents. Instead, we’re...Continue...

QJSex: Internal Condoms

If you’ve read this blog before, or received decent sex education in high school, you’re likely familiar with condoms. However, the typical condom that covers a penis or phallus isn’t the only...Continue...

QJSex: Living and loving with an STI

Anyone can get an STI.

I’ll write that again in case it didn’t sink in: anyone can get an STI.

I’m repeating this because there is such significant stigma against people who have...Continue...

QJSex: Spermicides

Condoms, hormonal birth control, and abstinence are the most often promoted methods for preventing pregnancy, but spermicides aren’t discussed nearly as much. This is partially because spermicides...Continue...

QJSex: Sexy times for Valentine's

Valentine’s Day, the official holiday of romantic love and sexy rumpus, is finally here. If you’re racking your brain to come up with a sexy gift for your significant other(s), then...Continue...

QJSex: What is non-monogamy? Part two: healthy relationships

Last week we explored just what the massively vague term ‘non-monogamy’ can mean ,...Continue...

QJSex: What is non-monogamy? Part one: exploring the terminology

Thanks to Dan Savage and the coining of his wonderful catch-all term, ‘monogamish’ (a mostly-monogamous relationship), the concept of non-monogamy is starting to turn up in casual...Continue...

QJSex: A beginner's guide to lube

We here at the SHRC are big fans of lubricant, aka lube. Lube reduces friction, making penetration and genital stimulation smoother and less painful (if applicable). Lube can also reduce the...Continue...

QJSex: Unprotected sex and you: things to consider

Whether the condom broke, you forgot to bring one, or you just got caught up in the heat of the moment, unprotected sex (having sex without using a barrier method, such as condoms or dental dams)...Continue...

QJSex: Erotica

Despite the enormously popular Fifty Shades of Grey series sparking a new interest in erotic fiction, it can still be pretty difficult to find good erotica, especially if you don’t know...Continue...

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