There are many brands, styles, types and flavors to choose from, so experiment to find one that works for you.
If you’re in a relationship, find a method that both you and your partner can enjoy so you’ll be more inclined to use it regularly. Correct and consistent use of protection is KEY in lowering your risk of contracting a sexually transmitted infection (STI). Carefully remove and discard used barriers, and steer clear of fluid contact.
When it comes to a sizzling love life, finding a partner seems to trump marrying a spouse.
More likely, it trumps living with someone who has stopped trying.
"It's hard for some people to feel warm and sexy when they are afraid of losing their home-or they have already lost their job!
People complain of feeling distant, disconnected, and emotionally bound up." Not surprisingly, more Americans believe that having a healthier bank account would get their home fires burning.
Luckily for us nosy types-and those who have a purely academic curiosity about the sordid details of other people's sex lives-AARP has released the official findings of its 2009 Sex, Romance, and Relationships Survey. That depends on what's going on in your bedroom-and how your love life stacks up against the "norm." A clue: If you're a woman in your 50s and you have sex at least once a week, 64 percent of your peers might be jealous.
These probably aren't questions you'd relish answering, at least not in front of the kids.
If you see lesions, growths or unusual discharge in the genital area, hold off.cdc.gov/sexualhealth (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention): The CDC’s “Sexual Health” area provides information on multiple topics, including: sexually transmitted diseases/infections (STDs/STIs); reproductive health; healthy pregnancy; HIV/AIDS prevention; sexual violence prevention; and lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer (LGBTQ) health.itsyoursexlife.com/gyt (Get Yourself Tested): GYT provides the facts on sexually transmitted diseases/infections (STDs/STIs), testing and protection; talking tips to help young people communicate with their partners, parents and health care providers; and a testing center locator provided by the CDC."When people are dating, they are 'auditioning'," says Dr. "Unfortunately, many long-term couples start to put away those little affectionate details and take each other for granted.They get functional about sex instead of seductive." Dating couples have a much different mindset, she says, "and it shows in their sexual satisfaction and happiness with one another." For some, dating just one partner may be too limiting.