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Romance After 60

Seniors, when it comes to sex, use it or lose it, says a noted sex educator. 'You should continue to have good sex for the same reason you should continue to get good exercise: It's taking care of yourself,' she says. 'Do it whether you feel like it or no

The Bottom Line

"If a grandfather clock stops running, your choices are to junk it, fix it, or wind it up," Bortz says. "Aging isn't a disease. Do you feel used up? Well, you could give up. Or you could fix what's wrong and wind back up. My main contribution is that most of what we think is aging is disuse. And that applies strongly to sexuality."

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Reviewed on August 05, 2003

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