Patient Education (Feed from SexHealthMatters.org)
A drug called ixekizumab might improve the sex lives of people suffering from genital psoriasis.
For breast cancer survivors, sexual problems related to treatment may last for several years, according to a recent study in BMC Cancer.
Why might people lose interest in sex? Recently, scientists provided their insights in the journal BMJ Open, and their findings differed somewhat for British men and women.
In August 2017, the European Journal of Cancer Care published a comprehensive review by Canadian researchers that involved over 100 medical studies concerning women, cancer, and sexual health. The authors delved into the physical and psychological aspects of cancer that can affect sexuality.
What can couples do to stay intimate without pain? Here are some ideas...
Higher cancer survival rates are good news. But with that good news comes adjustments. For sexual relationships, there can be challenges. In fact, of those 15 million people mentioned above, about 46% have sexual problems due either to cancer or the treatment of cancer.
SexHealthMatters.org Did You Know?
“Stealthing” – the removal of a condom without a partner’s consent - is a growing concern that leaves victims feeling betrayed, anxious, and violated.
Men with benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) - an enlarged prostate - may eventually have a new treatment option.
Large studies suggest that between 10% and 15% of women are affected by low libido with distress. But research published in 2012 found at prevalence rate of 7.4%.