Sexes: Hot Information

A public aid for private lives

At 8 p.m. the phone rings. An anonymous male is upset by his premature ejaculations. The woman who answers the call flips through her "quickie book," a loose-leaf binder rilled with sexual information, and makes some suggestions. On the wall above her desk hang huge diagrams of male and female genitalia. The phone rings again. "My husband wants oral sex," a woman asks nervously. "How do I do it?"

Answering such calls is all in a day's work for the 90 volunteers at the San Francisco Sex Information hot...

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