Dr. Ruth’s breakthrough bestseller–over 300,000 copies sold–now updated! In this friendly, authoritative guide, America’s favorite sex therapist delivers the basic, practical information and techniques people need for happier, safer, more pleasurable sex lives and deeper relationships. For this new edition, Dr. Ruth has revised the book throughout to answer the questions about sex that people are asking today, with more information about popular sexual practices and positions that enhance pleasure but create challenges as well. She covers new therapies to manage low libido, overcome sexual dysfunction, and maintain healthy sexuality throughout life and despite health problems. And she discusses the latest guidelines and techniques for keeping sex safe, practicing effective birth control, and avoiding sexually transmitted diseases. Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer (New York, NY) is the author of 18 books. A well-known lecturer and a radio and television personality, she is an adjunct professor at New York University. Pierre Lehu (New York, NY) has worked for Dr. Ruth for decades as a publicist and writer.