Faith. Age: 29.
Many people want and need to be close to others as they grow older. For some, this includes the desire to continue an active, satisfying sex life. With aging, that may mean adapting sexual activity to accommodate physical, health, and other changes.
Kiley. Age: 31.
The need for intimacy is ageless. And studies now confirm that no matter what your gender, you can enjoy sex for as long as you wish. Naturally, sex at 70 or 80 may not be like it is at 20 or 30—but in some ways it can be better.
Jaida. Age: 29.
Better Sex as You Age
The aging process involves many normal physical changes, some of which naturally affect the sexual response, but sexuality is much more than a focus on the genital nature of sex. Often aging couples continue to have a mutually satisfying sexual relationship. Partner communication and frank discussion of sexual desires help to maintain a fulfilling sexual relationships as a couple ages. If a spouse is lost due to death or divorce, finding a partner may be difficult.
Sexual health is important at any age. And the desire for intimacy is timeless. As you age, sex may not be the same as it was in your 20s, but it can still be very fulfilling. Discover which aspects of sexual health are likely to change as you age — and how you and your partner can adapt.