Menopause & Sex After 50

Posted on the Mar 08, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Masturbation is a healthy workout for our sex organs.
Posted on the Jan 07, 2013 by Betty Dodson
Greetings Dr.Betty and Happy New Year! My 57 year old wife has lost all desire for sex. She will occasionally gives in but now complains of burning after ejaculation. Any suggestions as to a cause...
Posted on the Nov 26, 2012 by Betty Dodson
One of your readers wrote in recently, wondering if a woman will still get horny after menopause. I used to worry about that also. But I can now say that at age 55, I haven’t had a period for a year...
Posted on the Nov 23, 2012 by Anonymous
I want all women experiencing pain with sex, a little, a lot, at the beginning, or anywhere else in the process to —STOP. There is help and there are many new ways to easily and effectively change a...
Posted on the Nov 02, 2012 by Betty Dodson
Do postmenopausal women get horny? (like in their 60's) Dear F, Yes, postmenopausal women can get horny! It's been said that some of us begin to really enjoy sex knowing we will NOT get pregnant....
Posted on the Oct 04, 2012 by Betty Dodson
Dear Dr. Betty, Various surveys show that 30 to 40 percent of women have some sexual deterioration from a hysterectomy and the doctors don't tell them. The government says that 40 percent of them...
Posted on the Aug 16, 2012 by Anonymous
Seems the world is giving me all kinds of inspiration lately. When Betty and Carlin invited me to blog it was with the idea that I would have a different voice than others on the site. I was single...
Posted on the Jul 31, 2012 by Betty Dodson
I am a 70 year old woman and have masturbated on and off since I was a child but have abstained for the past 20+ years until I can bear it no longer. I have started again and my sex drive is...
Posted on the Jul 27, 2012 by Betty Dodson
Dear Dr. Dodson So, you're known as the masturbating queen. Have you noticed a decrease in your sexual desire over the years? Do you still masturbate often even now? Do you still love sex and...
Posted on the Jun 04, 2012 by Betty Dodson
I had a telephone interview recently with Robert Goff, an independent scholar who is working on a biography about Alex Comfort (author of The Joy of Sex) and his many contributions including...
Posted on the May 08, 2012 by Anonymous
It’s finally come to pass. I might actually have an opportunity to have sex – with someone I like – who may end up being someone I keep. This, she says, after one date. With advancing age comes the...
Posted on the Mar 24, 2012 by Carlin Ross
I've always been a fan of Jamie Lee Curtis. She's sexy, smart, and opinionated. Watching her grow older - no botox or fillers - has been refreshing because it shows that she's not afraid of aging...
Secret Rapture by Andrew Gonzalez
Posted on the Mar 15, 2012 by Betty Dodson
Spring was definitely in the air. I planned to go to my water aerobics class and was feeling the usual resistance. Finally I got off the computer. As I was getting dressed, I noticed the time. The...
Posted on the Jan 26, 2012 by Betty Dodson
I used to be able to orgasm with my hands quite reliably and always with a vibrator. UP until my mid-forties I always used masturbation to reach orgasm with a partner. Oral sex brought it about on...
Posted on the Dec 29, 2011 by Betty Dodson
My husband's health problems have left us with a nonexistent sex life. Due to diabetes and the meds he takes it's unlikely it will ever get any better. I am 51 and hubby is 55, I feel like I am too...