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How do I increase libido?

How do I increase libido?

Yours or partners?: It's different for men vs women but there are common needs for both. In general men look for home plate and women want to enjoy the game. It's important both understand what is expected of the other. That can go a long way toward building libido. Are there medical issues? Is stress or arguing a problem? Is there lack of privacy or is work draining energy? Can you surprise or create mystery? Toys? ...Read more

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Libido (Definition)

Libido is more commonly thought of as sexual desire. Still more specific definitions described libido as the free creative, or psychic energy an individual has to put toward ...Read more


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How can I increase my libido?

How can I increase my libido?

Several ways: Libido in women is 90% "above the neck". However, there are some hormonal changes that can occur which will reduce libido. Have a physician measure dhea-s & total/free testosterone levels. Birth control pills frequently reduce libido due to increases in the substance that binds testosterone reducing the free testosterone available in the blood. ...Read more

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What can I do to increase my libido?

What can I do to increase my libido?

Try therapy first : Libido is a sensitive phenomenon with multiple psychological and physiological factors influencing it. I'd suggest a few therapy sessions to see if it may be partner specific or something psychological that you aren't fully aware of. If nothing turns up there, medications that increase Dopamine or norepinephrine (such as bupropion or stimulant medications) can increase libido. ...Read more

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How can I increase the libido in men?

How can I increase the libido in men?

Male Libido: For men, increasing libido is a matter of testosterone level as long as there are no physical problems or side effects of medications causing a decreased libido. ...Read more

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Please tell me what can I do to increase my libido?

Please tell me what can I do to increase my libido?

Libido: Focus on foreplay and take it slow. Don't forget about flirting, hugs, cuddles, massages, etc to help reconnect you to your sexual drive. Talk to your partner openly about your goal to increase your libido and ask them to get on board to help. ...Read more

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Is there anything I can take to help increase my libido?

Is there anything I can take to help increase my libido?

Determine/address: the cause if you can. Medications, stress, fatigue, anxiety, depression, beliefs, experiences, illnesses, relationships, etc. may reduce drive. Seek medical and psychological evaluation if needed. Reduce stress and bad habits. Improve communication with partner; exercise; sleep; increase time available for intimacy. A botanical massage oil (Zestra) might help. Best regards for improvement. ...Read more

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If I have no desire for sex is there anything to increase my libido?

If I have no desire for sex is there anything to increase my libido?

Yes plenty of it: As we get older and for many reason desire for sex changes , there are a lot of medication for that but usually u doctor may ask u to do a blood test for testosterone first, so talk with u pcp. ...Read more

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Can anyone tell me what can I do to increase my libido without meds?

Can anyone tell me what can I do to increase my libido without meds?

Please see your doc: First, then go to a nutritionist or natural doctor. Get your hormone levels check by a professional. You may be depressed or have a hormonal imbalance. Lifestyle changes such as exercise and diet can help also. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Should a sudden increase in libido be a concern? I've never felt like this my whole life so no it's not common for me . I'm a 26 y/o female, thanks.

Should a sudden increase in libido be a concern? I've never felt like this my whole life so no it's not common for me . I'm a 26 y/o female, thanks.

Consult with your: physician. If there is no physiological reason, there could be a psychiatric one worth exploring. It can be a sign of a manic episode. ...Read more

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I'm 61, no problem w/natural lubrication. Have very low libido, what natural way can I do to increase?

I'm 61, no problem w/natural lubrication. Have very low libido, what natural way can I do to increase?

Natural?: By natural, i'm assuming you mean without extra hormonal supplements. Many therapists who deal with sexual dysfunction recommend "changing things up" in the bedroom. Have a talk with your partner about experimenting with bedroom toys, fantasy, those sexy films that both males and females can enjoy, etc. If 'natural' doesn't work, have a talk with your gynecologist. ...Read more