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Doctor insights on: Effects Of Obesity On One's Sex Life

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How can obesity interfere with your sex life?

How can obesity interfere with your sex life?

Obesity and sex: Obesity alters your hormone levels which can affect sexual function. Obese men have a higher incidence of erectile distinction. It is also physically more difficult to have sex when obese. ...Read more

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Sexual Intercourse (Definition)

Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a ...Read more


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How can a chronic illness affect your sex life?

How can a chronic illness affect your sex life?

Decreased energy: It takes a lot of energy to heal, so you may have less to give. This is normal. Desire for sex often decreases, and your own self-image may also be impacted. It's important not to judge yourself on this, and to give yourself time to feel better. At the same time, having sex is an important part of maintaining a healthy mind/body, so don't give it up entirely! ...Read more

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How can divorce and remarriage affect your health?

How can divorce and remarriage affect your health?

The Stress Effect: Hello Jackzolo, The stress of marital separation and divorce can be acute, (short-term) or chronic, (long-term: greater than six months). The health problems from divorce are both psychological and physical. They are more severe for people who separate and divorce in their 30’s and 40’s and less severe in older adults. Most adults are resilient and cope successfully with the short-term effects. ...Read more

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How can COPD effect your sex life?

How can COPD effect your sex life?

How severe?: Mild COPD may do nothing except may be sometimes coughing at inopportuned time if that is the case. As it gets worse tolerance to activity and even oxygenation becomes a problem. ...Read more

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How can you improve your sexual ability in sex?

How can you improve your sexual ability in sex?

Ask partner: Any answer you get from someone other than your partner is bound to be wrong. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how physical fitness can affect all aspects of your life?

Can you tell me how physical fitness can affect all aspects of your life?

It helps!: Physical fitness is one of the best things you can do to improve your health, both physical and mental. There are reams of data showing that general cardiovascular and musculoskeletal fitness help all realms of physical and mental functioning: mood, ability to think clearly, memory, weight control, blood glucose control, cardiovascular fitness, long-term bone density and risk of falls. ...Read more

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How much can stress mess with your period?

How much can stress mess with your period?

Stress & menses: Stress can interfere with the length of your menstrual cycle, though hypothalamic influence on hormone release. Your cycle could be shorter or longer than expected, or you may not ovulate or menstruate at all. Please see your doctor for specific evaluation and suggestions. ...Read more

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How can obesity affect my chances at a successful relationship?

How can obesity affect my chances at a successful relationship?

Many reasons: Aside from the physical appearance, obesity can adversely affect your health by increase your risk of developing cardiovascular disease, diabetes, stroke, metabolic disease, cancer...It can also affect your mood, energy level. If you are obese during pregnancy, your unborn child has a higher risk of obesity as well... ...Read more

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How can eating with your family improve a teens well being?

How can eating with your family improve a teens well being?

Family Relations: Teens do much better with close relationships to family members, you may not feel like talking or being with your family but it is truly consistent that when you are in connection to them your teen years will be better as their love, support and wisdom are needed by every teenager. Best. ...Read more

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How can always having to lip read affect your mental and emotional health?

How can always having to lip read affect your mental and emotional health?

Lip reading: Inability to hear or hear clearly creates unneeded and unwanted distance and isolation in social situations, especially if experienced for log periods of time. Get your hearing checked. If hearing aids are needed, there is no shame in using them. No one asks to have hearing loss; this is something one has no control over. But you do have control over doing something about it. ...Read more

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How can diet affect someone with adhd?

How can diet affect someone with adhd?

Rarely: See my health hints on adhd. Some adhd patients, particularly younger ones, are made worse by petroleum dyes, chocolate, and caffeine. However, the cause of adhd is neurobiological and not dietary. See http://www.Healthyplace.Com/adhd/nimh/adhd-in-children-and-adults-homepage/menu-id-888/. ...Read more

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How can alcohol affect a girls sexual function?

How can alcohol affect a girls sexual function?

ALcohol and sex: Pretty variable, but not that differently from a man's. Alcohol disinhibits people, so she may be more willing to do things than she would be sober. Alcohol also acts as a depressant, so it often reduces sexual pleasure and involvement. These are generalizations based on human physiology, isn't possible to say for sure what an individual woman experiences. ...Read more

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How can we improve intercourse time and sexual health. In a sense of stamina and desire?

How can we improve intercourse time and sexual health. 
In a sense of stamina and desire?

Here are some ...: The most surest means to keep up high stamina and desire is healthy lifestyle without overindulgence & obsession plus maintaining wonderful interpersonal relationship; try to enjoy the quality - not quantity - of sex life. Using pills would not sustain the effect for long, just like drinking coffee to keep awake leading to chronic sleep derivation and subsequent lethargy & fatigue. ...Read more

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How does a history of depression affect your future health?

How does a history of depression affect your future health?

Great Question: Depression is often recurrent. It is treatable There is some evidence that people who are depressed are more likely to get certain physical diseases such as heart disease but maybe others such as diabetes and immune disorders. Depressed people may not get proper medical care and might not take care of themselves as they would do if they were not depressed . So get med and mental health followup. ...Read more

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How can diet affect someone with add?

How can diet affect someone with add?

Different ways: While there are some studies that show that some artificial colors can lead to symptoms of adhd, these are not very large studies and most studies have shown no evidence that diet affects symptoms of adhd. However, food with stimulants like caffeine can lead to some calm in symptoms in some children with adhd but it does not last long and can cause rebound. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how the birth of a child affect the parents life style and goals?

Can you tell me how the birth of a child affect the parents life style and goals?

Life-changer: Very interesting question that can take a whole book to answer. Children are the best gift life has to offer, they need both parents to be healthy, loved and available physically and emotionally. Most of the dysfunction we see in the USA is due to poor family communication and unhealthy dynamics. Children change life styles and goal priorities in many positive ways. make them a priority, worth it ...Read more

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How can I deal with this lack of sex drive while i'm pregnant?

Libido: Its not unusual to have lack of libido during pregnancy, it usually transient. ...Read more

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As a woman, how can my partner's pornography addiction affect me and our relationship?

As a woman, how can my partner's pornography addiction affect me and our relationship?

Very seriously: U dont mention whether this is a m/f or same sex partnership, &u'll get diff answers from diff drs.However, sexual intimacy is very core to deeply committed relationships.Ur partner's addiction says he/ she needs sexual stimulation which is not you.It may be diff.If u both used porn to have a good roll in the hay, but if ur partner is choosing porn over u, both of u, but at least u need prof advice. ...Read more

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Obesity (Definition)

A condition in which a person has too much body fat, with a BMI greater than 30. This indicates the person is not in in good health. It is not the same as being overweight because weight can come from other things like muscle, bone, ...Read more