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11/16/2012 10:50 am ET | Updated Nov 16, 2012

Sex Over 60: 7 Tips For Couples To Turn Up The Heat

If you believe the studies, there is a LOT of action going on between the sheets among those over 60 -- and even among those over 70 and 80. A large body of research shows that arousal continues well into old age. Specifically, data from the University of Chicago's National Social Life, Health and Aging Project presented in the New England Journal of Medicine revealed that many men and women remain sexually active even when in their 70s and 80s.

But it's more than just the Viagra that makes sex over 60 such a satisfying experience. Many seniors have figured out how to have hot sex -- the best in their lives -- with the help of a few tips. Here are just seven of them from Joan Price, author of several books including "Naked at Our Age: Talking Out Loud About Senior Sex," as well as creator of the blog Naked At Our Age.

7 Tips For Better Sex After 60

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