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Male and Female Reproductive Anatomy
Gray’s Anatomy – Illustrations of Male and Female Reproductive System
15th January 2016If you are teaching young people, or merely interested in pornography, here’s something to make you think about the difference between real sex and porn sex. It’s particularly useful if you are explaining the difference to young people.
3rd October 2015STATEMENT FROM THE CLINICAL EFFECTIVENESS UNIT September 2015 Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH) response to new data on quick- starting hormonal contraception after use of ulipristal acetate 30mg (ellaOne®) for emergency contraception. In 2010, the FSRH introduced guidelines supporting immediate commencement (“quick- start”) of hormonal contraception after administration of oral emergency contraception (EC).
26th October 2015Why can’t I get a condom on easily ? How do I get a condom on ? Because there are several different shaped glans penises, you should try different condoms until you find one to suit you. Some men find that that they feel tight – but you will be able to find one that suits
22nd April 2017Do you work in the field of sexual health, or want to do so? Are you a nurse, a doctor, a youth worker or a teacher? Do you have to explain the intricacies of sexual health to other people? Check out this HANDBOOK to Sexual Health USED by Nursing and Medical Staff at Leading
18th June 2015
Archive Contraception Information General Info Genital Skin Conditions (non-STI) Men's Health Sexual Health The Contraception Gallery The Sexplained Column The Sick Willy Gallery (STIs) The Vulva Gallery The Willy GalleryHi In the years gone by, we operated three interactive environments, now commonly recognised as a forums. We are bringing this feature back to WillyWorries.com At present, it is not accepting posts but we will update with further information once it’s able to accept posts and replies again. People helped each other with over 15,000 questions and
15th October 2015What causes infection and what infections do they cause ? There are several different types of infection and genital condition, as well as many varieties within each type or group. Generally speaking, they are caused by: · Viruses. · Bacteria. · Other infectious organisms – eg. parasites. They cause: · Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) · Balanitis
15th October 2015What you should know before sex with a new partner ? If you’re a virgin, and your partner’s also a virgin, you’re having sex and contact with the germs of just one person. If you’re a virgin and your first partner has had sex with, for example, 5 people, you’re having sex and contact with
8th November 2015SEXUAL HEALTH IN PREGNANCY Stop! No sex without a condom. Safer Sex IN and After Pregnancy Condoms, Condoms, Condoms. If you want to try for a baby each of you will want to know that you’re safe from infection. •For your sexual health – and your baby’s wellbeing – you and your partner should be
6th April 2017This is an issue that’s been bothering me for some time but I have been too embarrassed to discuss it. My penis and scrotum are almost always shrivelled. Probably 98% of the day my genitals are in this “shrinkage” state. I know that issues like the air temperature and even stress can cause a man’s
24th November 2015Torsion is more likely if: •The onset of pain is sudden. •The pain is severe. •Tests performed during the initial visit show neither the presence of a urethritis nor probable urinary tract infection. •Torsion is more common in men who are under 20 years of age – predominantly adolescents – but it can occur at
11th October 2015New Boyfriend – Rimming and Anal Sex Request My new boyfriend loves to have oral sex with me, and puts his tongue in my rectum. Because I have always thought my behind is for waste only, I feel uncomfortable – but have not told him yet. One night he put his finger in; although it
26th May 2017Many, if not all women, wonder at some time whether their vagina is healthy, or if something is changing ‘down there’ that they should do something about. Here is an extremely good BBC.co.uk podcast about Vaginal Health which answers the question: What makes a healthy vagina? A woman’s vagina relies on a specific
18th October 2015The Human Sexual Response There are 4 stages of human sexual response: Excitement or arousal This is when parasympathetic nerve impulses produce genital engorgement, vasodilatation and lubrication. Plateau This is when parasympathetic nerve impulses produce genital engorgement, vasodilation and lubrication. Orgasm This is when sympathetic and somatic nerve impulses cause rhythmical contractions of smooth and
6th April 2017WillyWorries.com is coming back to life but still not quite where it was back in 2004. However, because we know that we now have so many women visiting WillyWorries.com, from all around the world (180 countries), and an increasing number offering to help by sending us their pictures for inclusion in the Vulva Gallery, we
26th October 2015Why are condoms are too big for me ? Condoms fit all sizes of adult penis. Tighter, smaller condoms are now available. If you’re young, it’s sensible to wait until you are fully grown before trying to have sex. Alternatively your partner could use a Female Condom. See FEMALE CONDOM information.
22nd April 2017Do you work with young people, know some or have some at home? Are you a parent, a teacher or a youth worker? Are you a nurse or doctor, new to the field of contraception or sexual health work? Do you have to explain the intricacies of sex-ed and sexual health to other people?
29th December 2015May the new year bring you good health, and good cheer, no unexplained or unwanted itches, discharges, sores or ulcers, lumps or bumps – or, unplanned pregnancies. Ensure you look after yourself – and don’t forget to use a condom (at the correct time – i.e. before ANY genital contact) – not after a quick
9th April 2017I’ve recently been diagnosed with Chlamydia and so has my boyfriend. We have both now been treated. How long do we have to wait before we can resume a normal sexual relationship? – K Dear K Sorry about the Chlamydia, but at least it wasn’t gonorrhoea, which is now getting much harder to cure than
3rd November 2015To avoid a condom bursting during sex: · Ensure that all the air has been removed from the teat of the condom during application. If not, the pressure of ejaculation (at about 28 mph) increases the likelihood of the condom bursting under pressure. Condom bursting in contact with Baby Oil · Do not use oil
14th October 2015TEEN & STUDENT INFORMATION SAFER DATING and STRANGER DANGER Clothing Theft & Pickpockets Mobile Phones & Handbags Men Hunt in Packs Lone Men Danger Casual Sex Accepting a Lift Mini-Cabs & Taxis SAFER DATING It’s wise to carry photographic ID (identification) as proof of your age and to prevent any embarrassing moments when trying to
3rd January 2016A friend recently sent me a couple of quotes he heard, related to HIV, but appropriate for other situations. I hope they are as thought provoking for you, as they were when I first read them. ” A one eyed man is King, in “The Kingdom of The Blind’ ” The context he was talking
12th October 2015My Girlfriend’s Shy About Her Breasts I am going out with a girl who loves sex and gives me a good time. But the weird thing is that I cannot touch her breasts. If I try to kiss her nipples or caress her breasts, she gets cold immediately. It’s really weird. Even during love-making she
3rd April 2017Every now and then I get redness on my penis that then turns into little white spots that go away a day or two later. It doesn’t hurt, but it is unsightly. Thankfully, whenever I wash them they begin to peel away. In the past, I have gotten outbreaks of warts down there but they’re
13th May 2013Welcome to WillyWorries.com WillyWorries.com – Cartoon: The Willy Tree – “Willius Floppius Variegata” Cartoon of the Willy Tree or “Willius Floppius Varigata” This site contains information about different problems and issued that commonly affect ‘willy owners’ and their partners. We are adding to this site on a regular basis, so please check back from
17th May 2017I’m using Microynon 30®, one of the oldest Birth Control Pills – but I’m scared of getting HIV AIDS, genital herpes and genital warts because I’ve been told that even if I use a condom, I’m not protected against them, even if I use a condom alongside my birth control pills – and I’m really
20th October 2015Retrograde ejaculation Retrograde ejaculation, or ejaculating backwards, in to the bladder, also has implications for fertility and is a common problem following prostatectomy – and also with diabetes. Occasionally, during masturbation, a young male prisoner will try to prevent anyone else from seeing that they’ve been masturbating, by putting their finger or thumb over the
13th February 2015Names and descriptions are being added for each photograph in the galleries. This is a hugely time consuming task but will help the site to be found by search engines. Please bear with us while we are reconstructing WillyWorries.com Thank you.
12th February 2016Valentine’s Day Is Coming – check this out: Rape and consent: What you need to know before you have sex “It is respect, it is decency, it is empathy and it is the cornerstone of a good, healthy sexual encounter” written by Katie Russell for The Independent newspaper, although she works for Rape Crisis Tuesday 3 November
5th July 2017Just this week, BBC TV’s Victoria Derbyshire Show has been discussing labiaplasty (surgical alteration of the labia majora/labia minora ) stating that girls as young as NINE are requesting cosmetic surgery to alter their vulva!! What on earth is going on? It’s illegal to alter the genitals of a minor in the UK and most
11th February 2016According to the World Health Organisation: There is compelling evidence that male circumcision reduces the risk of heterosexually acquired HIV infection in males by approximately 60%. Three randomized controlled trials have shown that male circumcision provided by well trained health professionals in properly equipped settings is safe. WHO/UNAIDS recommendations emphasize that male circumcision should be considered
15th October 2015Tips For That First Date: TEEN & STUDENT INFORMATION Advice when entering someone’s home for the first time Being alone with someone else, especially strangers Swapping Addresses or Phone Numbers Date Rape Rape What to do if you’re attacked Are there any organisations that help men with a history of violence ? Drink, Drugs &
11th October 2015My mother keeps telling me I should not have sex until after I’m 21 as cervical cancer runs in my family. She links it to early sex by my grandmother and two aunts. She does not have it but said she started having sex at 16, my present age, and suffered emotionally and otherwise because
4th November 2015Why can I use condoms with water based lubricant and not products like Vaseline® or Baby Oil ? Oil interacts with the latex of the condom and perishes it in a relatively short period of time. Water based lubricants do not. Oil based lubricants are only safe to use with nitrile or polyurethane male or
15th October 2015TESTICLULAR FACTS Testicular Torsion Testicular Hydrocele Testicular Cancer Testicular Self-Examination What else you should look out for: Testicular torsion, hydrocele, cancer, and testicular self examination Testicular Torsion Torsion is when a testicle gets twisted in your scrotum and its blood and oxygen supply are cut off. · It’s extremely painful and requires quick medical attention.
24th June 2015The History of the Sexplained® Cyber Clinics Way back in 2001, Helen J Knox, MD of Sexplained Ltd, (and owner of this site) was ‘The Virgin Sexpert’ holding a moderated chat room clinic for Sir Richard Branson’s internet company, Virgin Net. She did this each Monday evening for an hour, live online, fielding questions from
11th October 2015I need advice on lasting longer in bed. I am only 24 years old but suffer from premature ejaculation. Sometimes I finish in 3 to 5 minutes. Is this a disease? If so, can it be cured? Or, is it I get too hyper and lose control so easy and fast ? Please help me
1st November 2016Click here for more information: 1st November, 2016 UPDATE: Sexplained Books are now available as animated, interactive publications for iPads and other devices. Here’s the link for iBooks, where you can download a sample to your device and read through your iBooks App.
29th October 2015Why do condoms slip off and stay inside during sex ? If you don’t have a fully erect penis – or if you haven’t unrolled the condom fully and correctly to the hair line – it’s more likely to slip during use. You should check occasionally during sex to make sure that the condom is
18th October 2015Men: Refractory period – lasting minutes or hours Ejaculation commonly occurs with orgasm – although they are two separate events: ejaculation is the act; orgasm is the feeling. · Ejaculation may be forward or backward. · Forward is necessary for pregnancy. · Retrograde – ie. backwards into the bladder – is common after prostatectomy. ·
3rd April 2017My boyfriend is married but insists on having sex with me without a condom. I know he hardly has relations with his wife, but I feel I need to protect myself just in case. Though I’m sure she doesn’t have any disease, I’m worried about getting silent viruses – the type you get without any
18th October 2015Viruses, Bacteria & Other Infectious Organisms Viruses are the most widespread group of parasites. · They are visible only by using powerful electron microscopes. · They attack our immune system. · Antibiotics do not work against them. Currently, there’s no treatment – only alleviation of symptoms until such time as your immune system deals with
21st October 2016Update: Both Sexplained Books have been uploaded to Apple’s iBooks / iTunes system for review. If accepted, they will be available for download through their system in approximately 30 days. We are also adding them to other platforms and will update information about their availability here, and on our other websites. In the meantime, here
18th October 2015STIs: Some Vital Statistics STIs can ruin lives. They can ruin the good thing you had, when your regular partner realises they’ve been cheated, deceived and their health is put at risk. According to World Health Organisation (WHO) statistics: · Excluding HIV and Hepatitis, the total estimated sexually transmitted infections (STIs) – is over 538 million. This
18th October 2015Premature ejaculation Premature ejaculation is a very common experience. It has been defined by Masters & Johnson – the US sex therapists, who pioneered sex therapy and research – to be when on at least 50% of occasions ejaculation happens before the partner is satisfied ! Others define it as being when the man ejaculates
8th November 2015SAFER SEX for healthy adults For protection against all Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), we recommend that you always: •Take universal precautions as a matter of routine – ie. ensure condoms or dental dams are used. •Consider any exchange, or potential exchange, of body fluid a risk – especially blood stained body fluid. •Cover any cuts
3rd November 2015Oh no! It came off… What’s going on? To avoid the condom slipping off and staying inside after sex, it’s essential that the condom is held on the shaft of the penis during withdrawal. A penis ‘shrinks’ from its erect size and shape when returning to its flaccid state. If the condom does slip off and stay
23rd July 2017Hi I’m just getting my head around Google+ and found that there’s a facility to build a community and let people interact – so I’ve opened one for WillyWorries.com as a ‘Contraception and Sexual Health’ community, which I am hoping will grow to be as popular and as well respected as the Cyber Clinics of
20th October 2015Some Unusual Things About Ejaculation ! Here are some unusual things about ejaculation: · Ejaculation is not always necessary to cause pregnancy. · 1,000 sperm are generated per second. · With erection, some 3 million sperm lie in wait in the clear pre-ejaculate near the tip of the glans penis. · Between 150 million to 600