Back to Lifestyle and exercise. The news is based on research that actually found multiple factors increased the likelihood of both men and women reporting a lack of interest in sex. The findings come from interviews with more than 10, men and women in the UK about their sex lives. Lack of interest in sex was associated with being in poor health, being in longer relationships for women , and living with your partner — and varied with age.
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The Benefits of a Healthy Sex Life | Center for Women's Health | OHSU
OHSU brings you safe, excellent care — in person and in virtual visits. Call your clinic or see MyChart for details. As a reproductive psychiatrist and certified sexual health therapist, Dr. Cirino helps women who are struggling with emotional or mental health barriers to a healthy sex life. Studies have shown that sex is extremely beneficial to our health.
The Benefits of a Healthy Sex Life
Talking about your sexual needs can help bring you and your partner closer together and promote sexual fulfillment. Try these tips for talking to your partner. Women's sexual health, like men's, is important to emotional and physical well-being. But achieving a satisfying sex life takes self-reflection and candid communication with your partner. Although talking about sexuality can be difficult, it's a topic well worth addressing.
Back to Sexual health. Many women have problems with sex at some stage in their life. To identify the reasons behind sexual dysfunction, both physical and psychological factors have to be considered, including a woman's relationship with her partner. Libido can also fall if a woman's natural testosterone levels drop. Testosterone is produced in the ovaries and adrenal glands, so levels can drop if these are removed or they're not functioning properly.