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Afraid to Tell Your Partner About Your STI? Here’s Why It’s Important to Do It Anyway

Talking to your significant other or sex partner about sexually transmitted infections can be downright scary, but disclosing your status is crucial, according to herpes activists — here’s why.

By Emily Depasse

Gender Identity and Chronic Illness

A powerful story about dealing with chronic illness in a genderfluid world.

By Kirsten Schultz

Dating Over 50: What Online Profiles Reveal

How do people describe themselves on online dating sites? And which qualities are they seeking in a potential partner? Here’s what the latest research shows.

By Andrea Rock

Dating Over 50: What Women Really Want

Emerging research is providing some surprising insights about how women age 50 and up feel about sex, dating, and long-term relationships.

By Andrea Rock

Dating Over 50: Where Matches Are Made

Dating websites are a popular way for people 50 and up to find romantic partners, but that doesn’t mean the old-fashioned ways of finding love no longer work.

By Andrea Rock

How to Avoid Online Dating Scams

The most common targets for online dating scams are women over 40 who are divorced, widowed, or disabled. Here’s how to protect yourself.

By Andrea Rock

Fine-Tune Your Flirting Style After 50

When someone is flirting with you and you don’t recognize it, he or she may assume you are not interested—even though that may not be the case.

By Andrea Rock

Is Dating an Old Friend a Good Idea?

While there are various ways you might cross paths with a love from long ago, living in today’s digital world increases the likelihood of that happening.

By Andrea Rock

Talking About Dating And Intimacy For Men With IBD

Men aren’t known for their openness or for talking about a wide variety of topics. Intimacy is one topic that most shy away from, but when you have a chronic disease such as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, it’s one that needs to be discussed. ...

By Brian Greenberg

Sex After a Heart Attack

While sex before a heart condition might have been easy, things change after any coronary diagnosis or event. Here’s what you need to know.

By HealthAfter50