Jeanne Tripplehorn 06.10.1963

Posts Tagged ‘libido’

Desperately Seeking Your Sex Drive? Tips for Rekindling Your Fire


Valentine’s Day came and went…but did you? OK, a bit cheeky. But keep in mind that even though it may seem like you and your girlfriends could care less about decreased action in bed, a tanking sex drive is among the most complained about symptoms of menopause.  A sluggish libido can have a variety of causes, from changes in your hormone levels to hypothyroidism (who knew?)…and maybe you’re just too darn tired. Understandable.

If you’re in the camp of women who would like to get to shake things up, there’s hope! Check out this comprehensive article on how to wake up that drowsy libido from WebMD.

Sex: Let’s Talk About “It”


Has sex become an afterthought? Do you remember the last time you had sex? Are you relieved when your partner is too tired, busy, or not feeling up to doing it?

Ah…menopause strikes again!  Many women  in this stage of life say that their interest in sex has dipped, dropped, or disappeared altogether.  For some women, when they actually get to it, sex just isn’t that rewarding anymore. Reaching the big “O” can become an achievement akin to climbing Mt. Everest. Who has the energy for that!?

This section is devoted to getting a conversation going on sex during menopause. What’s changing and what isn’t? What can we do to make things better?  How do we get out of it when we don’t want it? How do we get it started when we do?   Let us know what you think and send questions if you’ve got ‘em!