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Myths and misconceptions about sexuality and gender

September 20, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

Myths about Menstruation. A woman is impure during menstruation.  She cannot take a bath or a head bath. She cannot cook or enter the kitchen She cannot go out and mingle in public settings. She should only eat little food or vegetarian food. She should douche her vagina with water and turmeric Read More

Gender and Sex: Can it be redefined through SRS?

August 14, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

Gender is seen as an important part of a human being’s life. Gender covers the behavioural as well as social aspects and plays an instrumental role in enabling the individual to make a choice of their inner sexual orientation and carry out their respective roles in the society. Mostly men Read More

Pleasure and Protocol of Oral Sex

July 24, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

In a society where sex is a topic of taboo, there is no surprise in people not very comfortably talking about Oral sex. Oral sex may be considered as an attribute of sexual intercourse that both male and female indulge in. Oral sex is the act of stimulating one’s partner’s Read More

Vaginismus 101: It’s my story

June 14, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

What is vaginismus? Vaginismus is classified as a vaginal “disorder” where vaginal penetration for a woman is either painful, difficult or impossible even if there’s a desire to engage in sex. It is characterised by the tensing of the vaginal muscles i.e., tightening of the pelvic floor muscles which makes Read More

Trouble down there: Vaginal Infections and more

June 10, 2019 Hidden Pockets 2

Vaginal Infections, UTIs, and STIs – Similarities, Differences, and Treatment Vaginas are self-cleaning magical organs. Even as a whole sub-industry has grown around peddling ‘intimate washes’ and other such stuff to vagina-possessors, our understanding of keeping the organ clean and infection-free has remained fundamentally lacking. In some contrast to how Read More

Always Aroused: Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder

June 7, 2019 Aadhira 0

Imagine constantly feeling as if your body is on the brink of orgasm. Orgasm? Despite an absence of any sexual desire! This is the struggle faced by those who have PGAD: a debilitating and distressing disorder that predominantly affects women. PGAD: What does it mean? In PGAD, a person’s genitals Read More

Sexual health check: why is it important?

June 1, 2019 Aadhira 0

If you’re sexually active, it’s important to keep an eye on your sexual health and do a regular sexual health check. What is Sexual Health? When people think about sexual health, they mostly assume sexual health is about sexually transmissible infections (STIs) or sexual dysfunction. They are definitely part of sexual health, Read More

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