Frequently asked questions
What size is the book?
5.24 x 0.47 x 7.99 inches (approximately 5 inches wide by 8 inches tall).
How many pages does the book have?
How much does it weigh?
What kind of cover does it have?
Which e-book versions will be available?
What languages is it available in?
What does the book contain?
This is the Table of Contents:
Forward by Mimi Secor 3
What Is Sex—and Why Does It Matter? 8
Iris’s Ideas for Maintaining Good Sex and True Intimacy 20
10 Myths Surrounding Sex and Intimacy 32
What Does “Honor Your Partner” Mean? 111
The Last Word(s) 117
Appendix A: Personal Lubricants 118
Appendix B: Sexual Orientation 122
Appendix C: Gender Identity 128
Appendix D: Gender and Culture 135
Recommended Reading 149
Will the authors answer reader questions through the website?
Do you have a list of recommended doctors or healthcare institutions?
To find sexual health professionals and institutions in your area, use the American College of Sexologists searchable directory which includes healthcare providers in the U.S., Canada, and outside the U.S.: the http://www.americancollegeofsexologists.org/directory/usa/. Also, in the Resources section at the back of the book you'll find a list of websites, organizations, and individuals we found helpful, as well as a list of books under Recommended Reading.
Will you answer specific health-related questions?
For your safety, we do not provide personal medical advice via the Internet. You are welcome to use the COMMENTS section to share any feedback on how the book helped you. However, none of this should take the place of consulting your doctor, nor can it be considered personal medical advice.
I’m experiencing a new symptom or sex-related problem. Can you help?
If you are experiencing new or more severe symptoms or a reaction to a medication, we encourage you to speak with your doctor as soon as possible.