From Good Housekeeping. Actress Marcia Cross just revealed that she had anal cancerbut is now cancer-free. Marcia, 56, who starred in Desperate Housewivesand most recently, Quanticoshared three separate Instagram posts, saying that she is now in remission after getting treatment for anal cancer.
While research suggests anal isn't quite as prevalent as pop culture might suggest-a study found that just To find out more, we spoke with ob-gyn Lauren F. There are a few risks involved with anal that women need to know, she says.
From Prevention. If you're curious about anal sex, you're far from alone. It may seem taboo, but behind closed doors, it turns out that more than 1 in 3 women ages 19 to 44 have tried anal sex at least once, according to a survey published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine.
Feeling adventurous? If you have a stool and your roommate is out for the evening, try this advanced anal position outside the bedroom. If you're the receiving partner, start by sitting on a bar stool so that your booty is off the back.
T here are many things that we do in this life simply because we are required to, such as going to the dentist and telling people their babies are cute even though they look like someone tried to make a hand puppet out of a yam. Performing a sex act that you're not suuuuuuper into just because you think it'll make your boyfriend happy is not one of them. Yet that is not the opinion of one Bobby Box, a writer at the media website Thrillist who yesterday penned a paean to heterosexual men's ardor for the butt.
From Men's Health. The ailment is known as pruritus animeaning "itchy anus" in Latin. Talk about a straightforward translation.
Photo: Getty Images. Anal sex may seem taboo, but behind closed doors, plenty of women have tried it: According to a survey published in a issue of the Journal of Sexual Medicinemore than 1 in 3 women ages 19 to 44 has tried it at least once. Skip experimenting if you have hemorrhoids or are having digestive issues, and use plenty of lube.
From Woman's Day. When it comes to sexually transmitted infections, the second most commonly reported communicable disease in the U. It's spread through unprotected vaginal, anal, or oral sex. Gonorrhea can be stealthy because while some infected men may experience a burning sensation when urinating, have discharge from the penis, or occasionally even painful or swollen testicles, there are often no gonorrhea symptoms in women who have been infected.
From Prevention. Nearly half a year after revealing she has anal cancer, Marcia Cross is opening up about her diagnosis in an effort to end the stigma surrounding the disease. The actress, who recently celebrated her 57th birthday, first shared she was battling anal cancer in an Instagram post on September 15,explaining that she suffered hair loss as a result of the illness.
As The Daily Caller reported in June, anal hazing has apparently become some kind of bizarre ritual in American high schools. In the past year, there have been more than a dozen hazing incidents around the country involving at least 40 high school boys who have been sodomized by other boys using foreign objects or their fingers. This week brought two fresh stories which follow the primary pattern: older male high school athletes decided it would be a good idea to sexually assault younger male high school athletes.