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The Hook Up is the Sex-Ed you wish you’d had. Nat Tencic talks all things sex, love and relationships, and hangs out with a team of experts who delve into their love lives and answer all your sexy questions.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 950 Ratings

The Hook Up is the Sex-Ed you wish you’d had. Nat Tencic talks all things sex, love and relationships, and hangs out with a team of experts who delve into their love lives and answer all your sexy questions.

    How body image insecurities are affecting men’s sex lives

    How body image insecurities are affecting men’s sex lives

    Pressure from social media is impacting how people feel about their bodies.

    But it's still a convo that's hard for a lot of guys to talk about.

    So in this episode, you'll hear the stories of three men and the journeys they've been on when it comes to their body image, dating and sex.

    Panel: Will Cook - Butterfly Foundation ambassador, Luke Currie-Richardson - storyteller, Rudy-Lee Taurua - comedian, Dr Scott Griffiths - Uni of Melbourne researcher.

    Lifeline: 13 11 14

    The Butterfly Foundation: 1800 33 4673

    • 31 min
    “Selfish lovers”: Should you be reciprocating in sex?

    “Selfish lovers”: Should you be reciprocating in sex?

    If someone goes down on you, do you have to give them head back?

    All's fair in love, but maybe not when it comes to sex.

    We look at reciprocation, 'selfish lovers' and how you can run into trouble expecting your partner to return sexual favours.

    • 15 min
    How to find your money match

    How to find your money match

    Would you choose not to date someone because of how they spend their money?

    Research shows clashes over cash are a major reason people break up.

    So in this episode, how to have the awkward convo about dosh.

    Guests:
    Queenie Tan, Finance educator @investwithqueenie
    Glen Hosking, Psychologist

    • 16 min
    What it’s like to live with constant, uncontrollable orgasms

    What it’s like to live with constant, uncontrollable orgasms

    Imagine having spontaneous orgasms multiple times a day. It’s a real condition called Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder, that’s rarely spoken about by sufferers due to the shame and stigma attached. In this episode, we’re finding out what it’s like to live with PGAD, and whether there’s a potential cure.

    • 23 min
    What it's like to be LGBTQ+ and indigenous

    What it's like to be LGBTQ+ and indigenous

    It’s NAIDOC Week, and in this episode we’re spotlighting the LGBTQIA+ First Nations experience with a panel of indigenous artists, writers, performers and thinkers to find out what it’s like to belong to both communities.

    • 33 min
    When your partner hasn't come out

    When your partner hasn't come out

    Being out, loud and proud, and dating someone who isn't has its challenges. In this episode, we find out how to navigate this conflicting and delicate situation, and whether it can work out in the long run.

    • 24 min

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