Doctors should counsel patients who've had heart attacks or strokes about when and how to safely resume sex, including recommended sex positions, new guidelines say.
Sex and sexuality is about more than just two people, a bed, and a few aphrodisiacs. Scientists study why humans have sexual intercourse (it is good for you and good for the species) and how sex is driven by evolution, genes, emotions and more. There is also much to learn about the differing roles of men and women in the whole mating game. Yes, there's lots of science to explore. Not that an aphrodisiac isn't more fun.
Many women who've had heart attacks want more information about how to safely resume sex afterward, a new study suggests.
A woman in the Netherlands went to her doctor complaining of unwanted orgasms that started in her foot.
But the risk is only increased compared with the times you're resting; overall, heart attack risks are still low.
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ICDs may cause sexual problems in some patients who fear the device will deliver a shock during sex.
In a new study, researchers looked at the effectiveness of a number of methods used to teach parents to communicate with their children about sex.