Women have less sex as they get older and often don’t enjoy it when they do
DrugFacts: Substance Use in Women | National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
We all have days like this. And everyone finds themselves in a rut from time to time. These things pass. And lack of libido can be a tipoff. People with depression also have decreased energy, feel badly about themselves and might view their partners through a negative filter, all of which impacts sex drive. Other symptoms of depression include feelings of sadness, appetite or weight changes, decreased energy and trouble concentrating.
In college, I lived next door to an agonizingly pretty cocktail waitress. The walls were thin. The scientists, Gayle Brewer of the University of Central Lancashire and Colin Hendrie of the University of Leeds, asked 71 women between the ages of 18 and 48 a series of questions.
Finding out that treatment for your cancer may leave you infertile can be extremely distressing if you had hoped to get pregnant in the future. Your doctor and nurse will support you and talk about possible options. It is sometimes possible to move the ovaries out of the treatment area before radiotherapy begins.