En español │As guys get older, one thing doesn't change: That is their ability to enjoy erotic pleasure. It's disconcerting to lose firmness and suffer wilting from minor distractions, such as a phone ringing, but these changes are perfectly normal.
But other aspects of lovemaking become considerably different in the 50-plus years: Sex is a form of exercise, and what once felt like football and basketball now seems more like hiking and golf. After 40 and certainly by 50, they rise more slowly, and become less firm and frequent. Unfortunately, many men mistake them for erectile dysfunction (ED) and become distraught — only exacerbating the problem.
A subsequent survey shows that PE affects 31 percent of men in their fifties, 30 percent in their early sixties, 28 percent from 65 to 70, and 22 percent from 75 to 85.
The very best cute nicknames to call your boyfriend are ones that fit his personality, and ones that are flattering to his ego.
It’s also nice to have a pet name for your lover that is unique.
In the morning, slather on a lotion with an SPF of 30 or higher that offers both UVA and UVB protection—even during the winter months.
Sun exposure ranks as one of the top causes of wrinkles.
Writing in the Beast, Jennifer Block reports that there’s more hype than help behind the drug’s claims, plus some scary risks and several unpleasant side effects.
(Full disclosure: Block is a contributing editor for Senior Planet.) In “Will This Pill fix Your Sex Life,” Block asks: In case you stopped following the back-and-forth on the risks and (questionable) benefits of HT, here’s a recap, courtesy of Block (read her story for a close look at the influence wielded by the drug companies around HT): Dyspareunia means pain before, during or after intercourse.Try Biore Blemish Fighting Ice Cleanser (, drugstore.com). Don’t Forget to Moisturize No, you’re not being high-maintenance—a good moisturizer plays a key role in keeping skin hydrated after washing.And hydrated skin helps make wrinkles less noticeable.It becomes less like the Fourth of July, and more like Thanksgiving. Anxiety constricts the arteries that carry blood into the penis, making erections even less likely.But even without fireworks, the erotic flames can still burn hot and bright — if older men adjust gracefully to the changes aging brings. In addition, many medical conditions impair erections: obesity, diabetes, heart disease, high cholesterol and high blood pressure.You might have called him “sweetie pie” without realizing that was what his ex-girlfriend called him.