Come As You Are

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Sex educator and bestselling author Emily Nagoski answers questions about sex with the latest science. Along the way, she busts cultural myths and teaches you what’s true with the help of groundbreaking research and other leading experts. Come As You Are will guide you towards a life with more confidence, pleasure, and joy.

New episodes drop on Wednesdays.

Come As You Are is produced by Pushkin Industries and Madison Wells.

Most Recent Episode

How to Improve Your Orgasms

Emily answers calls from listeners who are struggling with their orgasms, and debunks several myths about where orgasm happens in the body. She also explains how we can train our…

How Desire Actually Works

For some people, sexual desire shows up totally spontaneously and out of the blue. But that’s not the case for this week’s listener, who wants to have sex with their…

The Anatomy Lesson You Never Got

A man is embarrassed about his curved penis, and his partner doesn’t know what to say to him because she’s not sure if the curviness is normal. Emily serves up…

The Science of Horniness

The pandemic is really killing the mood and making it hard to prioritize pleasure. A listener calls in about losing the motivation to have sex, even with herself. To help…

Prelude: Pleasure is The Measure

In this prelude episode, educator and author Dr. Emily Nagoski argues that pleasure is the bedrock of sexual wellbeing. Emily is joined by writer and organizer adrienne maree brown, who…

Introducing: Come As You Are

Sex educator and bestselling author Emily Nagoski answers questions about sex with the latest science. Along the way, she busts cultural myths and teaches you what's true with the help…

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