The truth about virginity

There are loads of myths surrounding losing virginity, but actually there's no 'normal'. Two S Word girls recall their first time to prove it...

Our revenge on Revenge Porn

Your ex would never use your naked pics against you if you broke up with him, right? Anisha didn't think hers would, either...

Blurred lines: Consent

We explore the grey area between consent and rape, as one girl shares her very personal story with The S Word...

Swipe happy: Tinder successes

Tinder isn't all sleazy chat up lines and dick pics, you know? We've found some girls who got really lucky in love thanks to the app...

Period probs

Everything you need to know about the problems you experience when you’re on your period, and what to do about them…

What an abortion is really like

Going through an abortion is the stuff of nightmares for most girls, but for Michelle, the bad dream became reality. Here's her story...

I’m a 21-year-old virgin. So what?

Embarrassed about being an 'older' virgin? Don't be. Meet Megan, a 21-year-old student who hasn’t had sex, and is totally fine about it...

Sexual harassment across the globe

We spoke to two international S Word readers, to find out how sexual harassment compares between the UK and their home countries...

The science behind: Why do I fancy you?

Ever wondered why you get hot and flustered when you see your crush? The S word explains the science of being a smitten kitten...