Menopause & Sex After 50

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...
Posted on the Dec 14, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Dear Betty, I'm a 50 year old European woman and my husband is 56 years old American, we are together for 15 years. We are facing serious problems now in our sexual life and marriage. I asked for...
Posted on the Sep 29, 2011 by Betty Dodson
I am a 63 year old widow and have not had vaginal penetration for 14 years. I normally orgasm fairly frequently within a few minutes with manual stimulation of my clitoris. Sometimes I insert a...
Posted on the Sep 21, 2011 by Betty Dodson
First, thank you for all you have done to help women... I am a woman in my 50s, divorced about three years, who has experienced a huge leap in my libido after the divorce (a little estrogen cream...
Posted on the Sep 21, 2011 by Betty Dodson
I'm 63 and having very pleasurable sex with my husband two or three times per week and also masturbating at least once per week. I'm not taking HRT; have occasionally used a topical estrogen cream...
Posted on the Jul 24, 2011 by Anonymous
I was having difficulty with my moods. That’s not unusual. I have all kinds of emotional days but sometimes the down ones seem to last a long time. This latest round, once I identified its origin,...
Posted on the Jul 18, 2011 by Anonymous
When I was an adolescent living in Brooklyn, New York, I did what a lot of teenage girls did. I tried on makeup, flirted with boys, fought with my parents, hated my sister, etc. I was fiercely...
Posted on the May 24, 2011 by Betty Dodson
This is less of an 'ask' and more of a 'tell' but here goes. I am sure you are aware that most women lose most (if not all) libido after menopause. My wife lost it all about 18 years ago, and as she...
Posted on the May 20, 2011 by Betty Dodson
My good friend Cindy Pearson reports that US doctors are performing hysterectomies for benign conditions which is damaging to women's health: "The Swedish study, published late last year, reaffirms...
Posted on the Apr 30, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Hello Dr. Dodson, I have physical issues with my lower back, legs and feet which affect my overall mobility and also cause me to cramp very easily in my legs and feet and cramps and spasms in my back...
Posted on the Apr 28, 2011 by Betty Dodson
Dear Betty, I'm sure that this is a common problem as people age but seeking help to sexual problems when you are older can be quite disconcerting it seems. In recent years, my wonderful wife who is...
Posted on the Apr 10, 2011 by Anonymous
This is a very interesting and disturbing entry into the abyss called “AGING.” Worse, this is one of those subjects that defy one’s ability to stay level headed and reasonable – if you are an aging...
Posted on the Apr 06, 2011 by Betty Dodson
I am 55 and enjoy sex very much. I can only imagine how much more I would love it if only I could orgasm - to date I have never (and I mean never) had one. The more info and sharing that goes on...
Posted on the Apr 04, 2011 by Carlin Ross
I found this picture cruising around the blogosphere today and had to post it.  I love his little butt and her pear-shaped body - how they're enjoying the moment.  All nudity is beautiful.
Posted on the Feb 22, 2011 by Anonymous
In case anyone is wondering about my date, here’s the update. The wind was so ferocious; I almost didn’t make it to the car. Is this an omen? Maybe I should just beg off. Actually, before I got out...