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Senior Sex and Intimacy Directory

Sex in the senior years brings with it many benefits and occasionally some problems. These problems may include erectile dysfunction, vaginal dryness, painful sex, and more. Sometimes, simple steps can help, such as more foreplay or using a lubricant. For some, when sex is not possible, intimacy may include other forms of romance. Be sure to talk to your doctor about any concerns you may have. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how aging affects sex and intimacy, what conditions can affect your sexuality, and much more.

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