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The Many and Varied Reasons Why Women May Have a Low Sex Drive

Dr. David Samadi | Posted 06.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. David Samadi

There are four areas that play a role in affecting a woman's desire for sex -- physical, hormonal, psychological and relationship issues.

'Once Women Can No Longer Procreate Their Sex Drive Is Diminished'

Brooke Adams | Posted 05.04.2016 | Fifty
Brooke Adams

Aging is not for sissies. I wish that meant that if you're a sissy you don't have to age. Apparently it doesn't. I've been a sissy my whole life and I'm aging at an alarming rate.

Are Bad Sleep Habits Ruining Your Sex Life?

HuffPost Partner Studio | Posted 04.29.2016 | Healthy Living

If you’ve ever found yourself saying, “I’m tired, honey, not tonight,” to your partner, you’re not alone: A 2010 study by the National Sleep...

8 Things Every Woman Should Know About Her Libido

Health.com | Posted 03.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Health.com

Here today, gone tomorrow -- your libido can be puzzling, to say the least. But that ebb and flow is completely natural.

Don't Worry, Your Sex Drive Is Probably Normal

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 03.14.2016 | Healthy Living

In just about every romantic scene played on the big screen, there's a couple that can't keep their hands off each other. Their sex drives are seeming...

You May Be Surprised How Often Older People Are Having Sex

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 02.25.2016 | Fifty

Older people and sex seems to be a taboo topic with many younger people who sometimes believe one's sex life pretty much ends after a certain age. Not...

Understanding Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD) - Low Libido

Ellen Dolgen | Posted 11.02.2015 | Fifty
Ellen Dolgen

We often joke about low libido, but for many women HSDD is a serious condition. It is up to you and your healthcare professional to determine which protocol is best for your personal health needs.

When Your Husband Shows No Interest in Sex With You

High50 | Posted 07.22.2016 | Fifty
High50

One in five men has an extremely low sex drive, contrary to the cultural stereotype. What happens to your relationship when it's your husband, and if you do want sex, what can you do about it?

7 Things Jane Fonda Taught Us About Sex

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.20.2015 | Fifty

Jane Fonda knows good sex. And not just because of her series of bestselling (and somewhat sexy) fitness videos. The 77-year-old actress has never shi...

3 Answers To The Libido Question You're Too Embarrassed To Ask

Posted 07.14.2015 | OWN

If you're feeling less hot than bothered these days, you're not alone. This was tied as the number one write-in response to our survey of most embarra...

5 Things That Can Lower Women's Sex Drives

LiveScience | Elizabeth Palermo | Posted 06.10.2015 | Women

By: Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 06/10/2015 02:38 AM EDT on LiveScience Women with low libido could soon get a "little p...

The So-Called 'Female Viagra' Pill Is Actually Nothing Like Viagra

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 06.10.2015 | Healthy Living

Flibanserin, the so-called "female Viagra" which aims to treat a lack of sexual desire among women, is on its way to getting the official FDA stamp of...

Men Are Misinformed About Sex - Here Are 5 Myths, Debunked

AskMen.com | Posted 06.04.2016 | Healthy Living
AskMen.com

(Photo: Getty Images) Let's face it: Sex is on our minds all the time. We live it, breathe it and will do almost anything to get it. A man's sex driv...

5 Myths About Senior Sex That We Should All Stop Believing

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.22.2015 | Fifty

When a recent study revealed that baby boomers had more sexual partners than their children, millennials around the world may have been horrified at t...

Nina Bahadur

8 Women On When Antidepressants Killed Their Sex Drives

HuffingtonPost.com | Nina Bahadur | Posted 04.16.2015 | Women

Women are two and a half times more likely than men to take an antidepressant medication -- and for many, it's affecting their sex lives. Accordin...

Low Sex Drive? Don't Blame Low T

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.11.2015 | Fifty

Lower testosterone levels are often said to cause the steady decline in sex drive as we age, but a new study says it may be the other way around. R...

Why A Healthy Sex Life Is Integral To Weight Loss

HuffPost Live | Posted 01.27.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

Pleasurable Weight Loss author Jena La Flamme finds sexual activity and weight loss to be "absolutely connected" -- and not just because sex burns cal...

Sexier Religious Holidays: 11 Sugarplums of Wisdom

Peggy Payne | Posted 01.30.2015 | Religion
Peggy Payne

What you need to know and consider about sex and the spiritual season we are entering this week.

Why We Need To Combat Ageism Just Like We Do Racism

High50 | Posted 12.21.2014 | Fifty
High50

'She's a woman of a certain age,' said the chief executive to his senior management team. 'How do you think that will go down with the rest of the company?' Yes, you read that correctly. In 2014, these conversations are still happening around boardroom tables in the world.

Women Should Have Sex When They Don't Want To. No, That Wasn't a Typo

Samantha Rodman PhD | Posted 10.19.2014 | Women
Samantha Rodman PhD

Go, have sex with your spouse, and even try to enjoy it. And tell me if your marriage doesn't get just a bit closer and more connected, in spite of yourself.

The Truth About Men, Women And Libido

Nikki Gloudeman | Posted 09.23.2014 | Women
Nikki Gloudeman

Some men want sex all the time; some don't. Some women want sex all the time; some don't. And there are myriad reasons why each gender may not be interested, and many reasons this desire may be fluid over time.

7 Ways To Have 'Vacation Sex' At Home

Doug and Leslie Gustafson | Posted 09.06.2014 | Weddings
Doug and Leslie Gustafson

We believe there is really no mystery here. When we go away, we manufacture the ingredients that make sex work. These same ingredients can work at home if we know what they are and build them into our lives. Here are some crucial ones.

How to Supercharge Your Sex Drive

GalTime | Posted 08.27.2014 | Women
GalTime

With busy lives, demanding jobs, families etc., it's not an uncommon phenomenon to find yourself ready to hit the sheets for sleep rather than for a steamy romp in the sack.

Your Partner's Low T Rx: What Women and Children Should Know and Do

John La Puma M.D. | Posted 07.05.2014 | Healthy Living
John La Puma M.D.

Prescription testosterone is unnecessary and dangerous for women and children, not just most men. Very few medical prescriptions given to a man affect a female partner and family so intimately and affect desired intimacy and passion in just the wrong way.

The Real Reason You Aren't Having Sex With Your Spouse

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 04.17.2014 | Divorce

A year into her marriage, 25-year-old Lindsey Ellison no longer wanted to have sex with her husband. Instinctually, Ellison thought something was ...