MDMA, also referred to as molly or ecstasy, is known to enhance feelings of intimacy and connectedness. Can it also enhance arousal? Photo credit: luckakcul. MDMA, aka ecstasy or molly, is often used as a euphoric party drug. It makes users want to dance uncontrollably, feel and touch everything and anything, hug and embrace friends — and possibly strangers — and … [Read more...] about MDMA’s Effect on Arousal: Does it Really Make Users Horny?
Psychedelics, sex and intimacy. Photo credit: twenty20 photos. Humans have used psychedelics throughout history, influencing many cultures along the way. These drugs were mostly used in religious ceremonies or for their medical benefits. However, the ancient Egyptians had another use for them. The pharaohs and nobles of ancient Egypt would ingest the extract of the blue … [Read more...] about A Contemporary Guide to Hallucinogens and Sex
Cannabis and sex have been deeply intertwined throughout history, from an ancient Chinese aphrodisiac to the free lovin’ hippies, back to its historical roots as a medication. There is very little research on cannabis and sex, and the reports that exist are heavily biased and often conflicting. About one-third of U.S. women have used marijuana before sex, and those who do, … [Read more...] about EmeraldLIVE webinar: Sex and Cannabis