As a psychologist who has counseled heart patients for more than thirty
years, Wayne Sotile, PhD, knows exactly how much they worry about sex after a
"And if they're not anxious, believe me, their partner's anxious," he
Couples worry about triggering a second heart attack, or even that a patient
could die in the bedroom. But Sotile and cardiologists tell WebMD that
sex isn't nearly as risky as many patients believe. With a touch of
reassurance, heart patients can once...