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Cleveland Clinic: “Lost Your Libido? 6 Smart Diet Choices to Get It Back,”” Women Over 50: 7 Ways to Improve Your Sex Life,” “Men: 7 Simple Ways to Improve Your Sex Life.”
Society for Endocrinology: “Cortisol.”
The Journal of Sex Research: “Sexual Practices and the Duration of Last Heterosexual Encounter: Findings from the Australian Longitudinal Study of Health and Relationships.”
The Journal of Sexual Medicine: “The impact of sleep on female sexual response and behavior: a pilot study,” “Acute Effects of Nicotine on Physiological and Subjective Sexual Arousal in Nonsmoking Men: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial.”
CDC: “Fact Sheets - Excessive Alcohol Use and Risks to Men's Health.”
Harvard Health: “11 ways to help yourself to a better sex life,” “Secrets to maintaining a healthy sex life.”
American Academy of Family Physicians: “Health Benefits of a Good Sex Life.”
National Institutes of Health: “Tips to Eat Less Salt and Sodium.”
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