Although sex is not vital for good health, it’s definitely good for you. It can boost circulation, help depression, soothe chronic pain, and reaffirm the joys of living. And sexual problems often signal deeper ills: Low libido, erectile dysfunction, genital infection, or sexual pain may hide a serious health problem such as diabetes or heart trouble.
Carmen gets men to wear a condom by saying it's birth control
Jamie was so afraid of falling in love that her body rejected sex
There's a stereotype (even within the medical profession) that low sex drive is primarily a woman's problem. That just isn't true, experts say.
Carmen (not her real name), 27, is a film editor in Los Angeles who has had repeat infections of bacterial vaginosis (BV). She has learned to master the treatment so that BV is not such a big deal anymore
No need to trick him, but be creative