Learning about sexual anatomy and observing and exploring your body are good ways to become more comfortable with yourself and your sexuality. You’ll also learn what is normal for your body, which will help to make you more aware of any changes and potential problems.
It’s equally important to understand the way sexual and reproductive systems work, how they interact with other body functions, and how they are influenced by lifestyle, environment, and general well-being. This understanding can help you to enhance your sexual pleasure, reduce the risk of some health problems, and make informed reproductive decisions.
We’re often far less familiar with the appearance and function of our sexual and reproductive organs than we are with other parts of our bodies. This section aims to change this.