The sex lives of men can seem like something akin to an Aesop's fable. As years go by and youth fades, we may stop aspiring to the mating style of rabbits and become more like red foxes, lonely animals that make do with one brief breeding season each year. The moral: Even if you're a happy rabbit now, don't take your sex life for granted.
It's natural for men to notice a gradual decrease in sex drive libido as they age. The degree of this decline varies, but most men maintain at least some amount of sexual interest well into their 60s and 70s. Sometimes, however, loss of sex drive is related to an underlying condition.
You might blame stress or fatigue, but sometimes the secret behind your dip in libido is hidden in your food. According to Livestrongthese are the foods you should avoid if you want to boost your libido. Consuming mint can soothe your stomach and relieve heartburn, help improve focus and aid with coughs, congestion and even bad breath.
This week's Steals and Deals features beautiful hostess gifts for the holidays! When it comes to men and sexwomen may be missing a big part of the story. From the role of porn and the strength of libido, to the importance of physical attractiveness and the desire to chase, popular culture paints a picture that doesn't always match the reality of what happens behind closed bedroom doors.
By Anna Hodgekiss. Men with a poor sex drive may have low levels of a hormone traditionally associated with breastfeeding. A study has found that men with reduced levels of prolactin had worse health both sexually and overall.
As men get older, their sex drive can decrease with age. A natural fall in testosterone levels — especially after the age of 40 — can lead to a wilting desire for sex, an increase in the time needed to achieve erection and, in some cases, erectile dysfunction ED. Most men in their lifetime will experience some form of ED.
Low libido is a term used to describe a decrease in sex drive that can interfere with sexual activity. While low libido can cause tension in a relationship, fostering doubt and guilt in both partners, it can often be treated if the underlying cause is identified. Low libido should not be confused with erectile dysfunction EDalthough the two conditions can co-exist.
By Andrew Hough. A study has found that men with poor sleep patterns have significantly lower levels of testosterone, which results in a lack of sex drive. Experts say that reduced levels of the hormone can bring a host of other negative consequences for young men, including reduced libido and poor reproduction.
However, low libido for a long period of time may cause concern for some people. It can sometimes be an indicator of an underlying health condition. Testosterone is an important male hormone.