07/09/2014 10:02 am ET Updated Jul 09, 2014

Sex And The Senior Man

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What makes a penis lose its pizzazz somewhere north of 55? Are reliable erections the province of youth only? Can medicine or mojo fix an otherwise healthy man’s broken hydraulics? And how can you, a woman with a healthy libido, help your man recover his?

When Bob Dole went public about his Erectile Dysfunction (ED) in the late 1990s, memorably appearing in ads for Viagra, the first oral medication to help with ED, a formerly hush-hush subject became part of a national conversation. Sort of.

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