Episode 4: Real sex, not "As seen on TV"
Today I'm talking about the difference between real sex, sexuality and how the media portrays it. I'm also discussing the impact the media can have on our relationships, our children, and our perspectives.
Remember, all episode are now also available in podcast form! Check it out here!
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