SEX AND AGEING: WHAT ABOUT SEX WITH ARTHRITIS?
At growing age practically every one develops some sort of arthritis. Sometimes in cases of rheumatoid arthritis or gout may be associated with severe pain during movements of intercourse. But mild exercise required for intercourse and cortisone produced by adrenal glands during sex activity will tend to alleviate the symptoms of arthritis.
How arthritis patients can enjoy sex?
There is no hard and fast rule that during intercourse man should be 'on top' only. Simply changing positions can be helpful in relieving the pressure on painful joints.
What should be the feelings of couple after sexual act?
Sexual embrace should be followed by an after glow, a feeling of gratification and relaxation. This period is really a part of the sex union and is important to the completion of the act. When a couple is emotionally and sexually well attuned the sexual embrace should be succeeded by a sense of closeness and intimacy.
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