Helps couples facing the normal side effects of aging to maintain and improve that "loving feeling" for lifelong sexual satisfactionGrowing old together is one of the great comforts of being in a stable relationship. Yet what happens when the love is there but the sexual performance is not? Great Sex After 40 helps couples maintain-and even improve-their sexual satisfaction as they face the physical and psychological side effects of aging, as well as more serious health problems such as erectile dysfunction, diabetes, heart disease, hysterectomy, stroke, cancer, and more. Complete with stories of couples going through various problems and how they overcame them, this comforting and reassuring guide reveals the secrets of lifelong sexual health.Marvel L. Williamson, PhD (Washington, DC), has taught human sexuality at several colleges, universities, and medical and nursing schools. Her original research has appeared in a variety of professional journals, the New York Times, Glamour, and Prevention, and on CNN, NPR, and many local television and radio programs.
Table of Contents
Sexual Survival in Perspective. Adjusting to Normal Sexual Changes. The Sexually Fulfilled Woman. Preserving Male Sexual Function. Pain During Sex. Sex After a Hysterectomy. Sex and the Prostate. The Sexual Challenges of Cancer. The Truth About Sex and Heart Disease. Staying Sexual No Matter What. Bibliography. Index.
MARVEL L. WILLIAMSON, Ph.D., R.N., is a sexologist specializing in health issues. Frequently appearing as a guest on television and radio, she is also a contributor to the New York Times, AMA News, Prevention, and other publications.