Vibrator myths vs. truth

Hebernick D. et al. “Prevalence and Characteristics of Vibrator Use By Women in the U.S.: Results from a Nationally Representative Study,” Journal of Sexual Medicine (2009) 6:1857.

Vibrators are very popular among women

Comelia, L. Vibrator Nation: How Feminist Sex-Toy Stores Changed the Business of Pleasure. Duke University Press, Durham, NC, 2018.

Herbenick, D. et al. “Prevalence and Characteristics of Vibrator Use By Women in the United States: Results from a Nationally Representative Study,” Journal of Sexual Medicine (2009) 6:1857.

Herbenick, D. et al. “Women’s Vibrator Use in Sexual Partnerships: Results fro a Nationally Representative Survey in the U.S.,” Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy (2010) 36:49.

Herbenick, D. et al. “Beliefs About Women’s Vibrator Use: Results from a Nationally Representative Probability Survey in the United States,” Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy (2011) 37:329.

Lieberman, H. Buzz: The Stimulating History of the Sex Toy. Pegasus Books, NY, 2018.

Schick, V. et al. “Prevalence and Characteristics of Vibrators Use Among Women Have Sex with Women,” Journal of sexual Medicine (2011) 8:3306.

Sales of sex enhancement products

http://jonmillward.com/blog/studies/down-the-rabbit-hole-analysis-1-million-sex-toy-sales/

Increasingly popular among men, too

Reece, M. et al. “Prevalence and Characteristics of Vibrator Use by Men in the United States,” Journal of Sexual Medicine (2009) 6:1867.

Herbenick, D. et al. “Beliefs About Women’s Vibrator Use: Results from a Nationally Representative Probability Survey in the United States,” Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy (2011) 37:329.

The surprising history of vibrators

Maines, Rachel. The Technology of Orgasm: “Hysteria,”” The Vibrator, and Women’s Sexual Satisfaction. Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.