| Jul 15, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Q: What are the roots of sexual pain (physiological, psychological, etc.)? Also, what would you say is the best way to overcome it?
A: In the vast majority of cases, it is psychological, but because it could be physiological, the first thing a woman...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:08 PM
“Becoming Dr. Ruth” is much easier when you have Dr. Ruth Westheimer helping you.
That’s what Debra Jo Rupp, most famous for playing Kitty Forman on the sitcom “That ’70s Show,” found out for her turn in the one-woman...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 9:40 AM
The new Hartford Stage show Breath & Imagination is living up to its name by breathing fresh air into the music-theater genre and adding imaginative touches to everything from the casting to the post-show discussions.
The show is a biography of...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Q: My boyfriend is always satisfied when we have sex, but the truth is he's satisfied so quickly that I usually end up doing without and staying frustrated. I'm 40, and after an emergency hysterectomy I feel I'm finally able to enjoy sex more. He is 45....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Q: I have been with my boyfriend for just over three years, and our sex life has become very boring, routine, lazy and just about the orgasm. I think it's because the sex is the same, so there's nothing to look forward to. We have tried different...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:20 AM
“Becoming Dr. Ruth,” the solo bio show of the famed sex educator Ruth Westheimer that played Hartford’s TheaterWorks earlier this year will make its off-Broadway bow next month at the Westside Theatre.
Written by Mark St. Germain,...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:45 AM
The doorbell of the apartment in a modest brick building in a quiet residential neighborhood in Washington Heights rings like Big Ben announcing the queen.
"Come in, come in," says the chirpy, accented voice of Ruth Westheimer, known more popularly as...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:20 AM
If you grew up in the '70s and '80s, you remember Dr. Ruth Westheimer: the fast-talking, ever-smiling, diminutive sex therapist with the heavy accent, whose frank shop-talk about what goes on under the covers satisfied scores of television viewers....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:30 PM
It's July. Time for some theater day trips by the water where it's cool.
The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, a stone's skip from New London, has shifted from National Playwright Conference mode to its National Music Theater Conference. Three...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 11:53 AM
Dr Ruth is a beloved global celebrity—she has been the most visible sex therapist in the world for more than thirty years. Dr. Ruth has taught at Yale, Princeton, and NYU. She is a bestselling author, whose wisdom and wit have been showcased on...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 11:57 AM
In this down-to-earth guide, celebrated sex expert and bestselling author Dr. Ruth Westheimer teams up with prominent gynecologist at Cornell and New York-Presbyterian, Dr. Amos Grunebaum, to address the most pressing health issues women face today....