Sex Drive (Libido)
- Q What increases my risk for low sex drive?
Because there are so many causes of low sex drive, there are many things that may affect your risk. Aging is one common cause of low libido, so older adults may be at an increased risk. Certain medical conditions such as cancer, diabetes, arthritis, and... Full Answer
- Q What causes low sex drive?
A variety of factors - both physical and psychological - may cause low libido. For some people, low sex drive is caused by physical problems, like other illnesses, certain medications, surgery that affects your genitals, or any problems that make sex... Full Answer
- Q How does pregnancy affect sex drive?
Pregnancy causes many changes in a woman's body, which may lower sex drive. Being pregnant causes changes in hormone levels, especially estrogen and testosterone. Because these hormones are so closely tied to sexual desire, these fluctuations may lower... Full Answer
- Q Are there creams to increase female libido?
Patricia Geraghty, Advanced Practice NursingFemale libido is very complicated; affected by lifestyle, stress, relationships, general health, and hormones. The hormone that improves libido for both men and women is testosterone. Women's bodies make testosterone from estrogen. Testosterone is also... Full Answer