Anyone who has ever wondered “is it safe to have sex during pregnancy” can rest assured that sexual desire is normal and healthy. You can learn about comfortable sexual positions, common myths and more with this article geared toward expectant mothers and their partners.
Parents need practical ways of communicating beliefs & values about sexuality. The fear of saying too much about sex too soon is very real for parents, so we often choose silence because it feels safest. My perspective is that comprehensively educating them about both the physical and social realities of sexuality is the most protective thing we can do. Parents need to feel empowered to speak up.