On male bisexuality — the Elle interview

On male bisexuality — the Elle interview

“I will dance with anybody. I’ve chased men and women. I like men and women both.”  —Boxer Emile Griffith, quoted in Sports Illustrated, 2005.   I’m not usually one to linger on obituaries, but this one held my attention all the way to the end:  The...
Can a man make love like a woman?

Can a man make love like a woman?

Sex therapist in the ‘hood  Several years ago, a merchant in my neighborhood learned that I was both an MD and a sex therapist.  The next time I was in his shop, he asked me if I could get him some Viagra. “How long have you had erection problems?” I asked. “I...
Sexual Healing That Won’t Break Your Nose

Sexual Healing That Won’t Break Your Nose

  All things considered, the mental health profession comes off pretty well in this year’s new sex movie Hope Springs.  Marriage therapist and author Dr Bernard Feld, played by Steve Carell, is a fairly nice specimen by Hollywood standards. He’s likeable,...