Navigation Links
Sexual satisfaction in women increases with age
Date:1/3/2012

1 in 5 sexually active women reported high sexual desire. Approximately half of the women aged 80 years or more reported arousal, lubrication, and orgasm most of the time, but rarely reported sexual desire. In contrast with traditional linear model in which desire precedes sex, these results suggest that women engage in sexual activity for multiple reasons, which may include affirmation or sustenance of a relationship."

Regardless of partner status or sexual activity, 61% of all women in this cohort were satisfied with their overall sex life. Although older age has been described as a significant predictor of low sexual satisfaction, the percentage of RBS sexually satisfied women actually increased with age, with approximately half of the women over 80 years old reporting sexual satisfaction almost always or always. Not only were the oldest women in this study the most satisfied overall, those who were recently sexually active experienced orgasm satisfaction rates similar to the youngest participants. "In this study, sexual activity was not always necessary for sexual satisfaction. Those who were not sexually active may have achieved sexual satisfaction through touching, caressing, or other intimacies developed over the course of a long relationship," says first author Susan Trompeter, MD, Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine. Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Staff Physician at the VA San Diego Healthcare System.

"Emotional and physical closeness to the partner may be more important than experiencing orgasm. A more positive approach to female sexual health focusing on sexual satisfaction may be more beneficial to women than a focus limited to female sexual activity or dysfunction," Trompeter concludes.


'/>"/>
Contact: Jane Grochowski
ajmmedia@elsevier.com
406-542-8397
Elsevier Health Sciences
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Youth Exposure to Unwanted Internet Sexual Encounters Drops
2. Men Often Misread Womens Sexual Cues: Study
3. Millions of Americans Are Victims of Sexual Violence: CDC
4. Freshman womens binge drinking tied to sexual assault risk
5. Binge drinking by freshman women tied to sexual assault risk, according to new research
6. Health care of transsexual persons causes unnecessary suffering
7. Bisexual women, more likely than bisexual men, to be depressed and abuse alcohol, new study finds
8. Bisexual men: When sexual health requires stealth
9. NYUCN receives $7.56 million NIH grant to research heterosexuals at high risk of HIV infection
10. Advanced post-mastectomy breast reconstruction improves womens psychosocial and sexual well-being
11. New study finds gay and bisexual men have varied sexual repertoires
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/3/2015)... TN (PRWEB) June 03, 2015 According ... Inquisitr police officers intercepted fake oxycodone pills which ... pills were doctored to look legitimate, and even sported ... officers are warning those consuming 30 mg oxycodone to ... the pills online or buy them illegally on the ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... Implant design can have a profound ... unites bone to an implant surface. The unique triangular-shape ... to encourage bone regeneration, resulting in the gain of ... soft tissues for more esthetic restorations. , “It’s all ... MIS Implants. The triangular neck of the V3 provides ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... “ Scanalytics ” was featured on NewsWatch as ... latest and coolest technology products available to consumers. Andrew ... conducted the review and shared with viewers how this ... stores. , Tracking statistics in business is invaluable in ... retail this goes a step beyond revenue statistics and ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... 2015 Come on out in support ... 200-mile overnight relay beginning in Madison, Wisconsin on Friday, ... June 13th. , For the 4th consecutive year, a ... run to raise money for the Brain Aneurysm Foundation. ... of the Neurosurgery staff from The University of Illinois ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... (PRWEB) June 03, 2015 evigilo, a ... solutions, has showcased its new branding by launching a ... , "The new brand identity: the logo depicting a ... to green, the tagline – To Know. To Act. ... path evigilo is charting. A global, borderless approach to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Fake Oxycodone Pills of Fentanyl Discovered in Tennessee by Police 2Health News:Fake Oxycodone Pills of Fentanyl Discovered in Tennessee by Police 3Health News:MIS Implants Launches Radically New V3 Dental Implant For Immediate Biological Benefits 2Health News:Technology to Analyze Foot Traffic in Retail Stores was featured on NewsWatch Television 2Health News:4th Annual Ragnar Relay from Madison, WI to Chicago, IL Once Again Benefits Renowned Brain Aneurysm Foundation 2Health News:Keep calm! evigilos' "sun" will come out tomorrow – to know, to act, in time. 2
... central districts of Kerala hospitalised with chikungunya fever, an infection ... to seek help from the central government. ,Reports from ... have died of high fever in the last three weeks. ... meeting on Friday to discuss this issue and June 12 ...
... debilitated thousands of World War I soldiers has been isolated ... international vacation. The woman, who has since recovered, suffered ... that can occur in returning travelers. ,But genetic ... bacterium that had never before been isolated from a human. ...
... MOHAN (Multi Organ Harvesting Aid Network) Foundation has organized a ... on 7th of June 2007. ,Organ donation is ... to another. Since 1994 in India almost twelve hundred transplants ... of the country. These donations take place after declaration of ...
... synthetic form of pramilintide hormone previously found to produce a ... also may help curb binge eating and the desire to ... of amylin, a satiety hormone produced by the beta cells ... Pramlintide treatment reduces 24-hour caloric intake and meal sizes and ...
... Researchers at the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), ... collaborative partners, suggests that the gene ... Alzheimer's disease when associated with other genes, including ... common form of disabling memory and thinking problems ...
... away RMs Trophy for the Best Run Command Hospital under ... (Northern Command), Udhampur in New Delhi, today. Maj Gen Naresh ... cash award of Rs 2 lakhs. ,Speaking on ... by the Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS) over the years ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New Bacterium Discovered - Related to Cause of Trench Fever 2Health News:New Bacterium Discovered - Related to Cause of Trench Fever 3Health News:New Bacterium Discovered - Related to Cause of Trench Fever 4Health News:Honoring of Organ Donor Families at Raj Bhavan in Chennai 2Health News:Pramlintide-A Boon to Restrain Fast Food Consumption 2Health News:Pramlintide-A Boon to Restrain Fast Food Consumption 3Health News:Pramlintide-A Boon to Restrain Fast Food Consumption 4Health News:Pramlintide-A Boon to Restrain Fast Food Consumption 5Health News:GAB2-A New Alzheimers Gene Identified 2Health News:GAB2-A New Alzheimers Gene Identified 3
(Date:6/3/2015)... Creekridge Capital, an independent, national commercial finance company, announced ... new sales representatives. Sam Puma has joined ... Stefanie Stark joined the company as a Relationship ... over 20 years of vendor and direct financing sales ... be responsible for identifying, implementing and growing Creekridge,s technology ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... June 02, 2015 Research and Markets  ( ... "Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Market 2015-2019" report to their ... grow at a CAGR of 5.9% over the period ... the market is the rise in demand for vials ... the second highest growth among all the segments at ...
(Date:6/3/2015)... 2015  (AHIP Institute Booth 1021) --  Availity , ... providing a wide range of information to help health ... America,s Health Insurance Plan,s (AHIP,s) 2015 Institute , June ... Availity released a special report to AHIP ... missed opportunities." The report identifies billions of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Creekridge Capital Strengthens Sales Team 2Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Market 2015-2019 with Amcor, Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Gerresheimer, MeadWestvaco, Owens-Illinois & West Pharmaceutical Services Dominating 2Availity to Share Insights, Tools and Strategies at AHIP 2015 to Enable Health Plans to Achieve Long-term, Sustainable Success in an Evolving Value-based Environment 2Availity to Share Insights, Tools and Strategies at AHIP 2015 to Enable Health Plans to Achieve Long-term, Sustainable Success in an Evolving Value-based Environment 3
... China, Dec. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Botanic ... ("China Botanic" or the "Company"), a developer, manufacturer ... Chinese Medicines ("TCM") in China, today announced that ... the 66th PHARMCHINA fair ("the Fair") recently held ...
... Reportlinker.com announces that a new ... its catalogue: Europe ... 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery ... Europe Diabetes Care Devices ...
Cached Medicine Technology:China Botanic Exhibits All-Natural Anti-depressant Products at the 66th PHARMCHINA Fair 2China Botanic Exhibits All-Natural Anti-depressant Products at the 66th PHARMCHINA Fair 3Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 2Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 3Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 4Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 5Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 6Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 7Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 8Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 9Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 10Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 11Europe Diabetes Care Devices Market Outlook to 2017- Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Delivery 12
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: