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How does a sex therapist help couples facing infertility?

How does a sex therapist help couples facing infertility?

May be helpful: A sex therapist can be very helpful for couples struggling with having sex. Sometimes couples have infertility because they have trouble having sex. An infertility physician can do timed artificial insemination to help with conception, but sex therapy in addition to insemination would also be helpful so the couple can also have a healthy sexual relationship in addition to having a family. ...Read more

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Dr. Khurram Rehman
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Infertility (Definition)

Infertility = inability to conceive or if a woman under age 35 - not being able to get pregnant after having regular sex for a year without birth control use. For a woman over 35 years old is not being able to get pregnant after having regular ...Read more


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Tantric sex or sex therapy as a treatment for female sexual dysfunction?

Tantric sex or sex therapy as a treatment for female sexual dysfunction?

Both can be helpful: I would need to have more information about what the problem is, in order to direct you further. Both can be useful, depending on the problem. ...Read more

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Is sex therapy effective to overcome rape and sexual abuse?

Is sex therapy effective to overcome rape and sexual abuse?

Treatment focus: Sex therapy generally focuses on improving one's ability to enjoy sex. In some cases of rape and sexual abuse, much work needs to be done before even approaching this area because it is so sensitive. As my colleagues have mentioned, rape and sexual abuse are severe traumas and need specialized care that understands & deals with the whole person -- not just his or her sexual functioning. ...Read more

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Ppl who hv sexless marriage bt can't get a divorce due to family circumstances indulge in online sex..Will tis lead to any medical prob mentally...

Ppl who hv sexless marriage bt can't get a divorce due to family circumstances indulge in online sex..Will tis lead to any medical prob mentally...

Get therapy: It is my opinion, that engaging in those activities portends potential trouble for a couple. Partners can have emotional and romantic needs fulfilled without sex by each other. Resorting to voyeuristic and potentially illegal activities can lead to disastrous consequences in any relationship. They should consider marriage counseling or couples therapy. ...Read more

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Hi, 22 year old male having problems being able to orgasm during sex.

Hi, 22 year old male having problems being able to orgasm during sex.

Orgasm: I suggest you make an appointment with a Psychologist. He/she will determine what care you need and what other specialist(s) you might also need to see. Do not put this off too long! ...Read more

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Is previous masterbate effect sex life after marriage?

Is previous masterbate effect sex life after marriage?

Masturbation: Nope. There are no negative health consequences in general to this common sexual activity. ...Read more

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Does Psychological trauma due to distressing sexual experience causes erectile dysfunction? i have ED from 10 months after failed in sexual experience

Does Psychological trauma due to distressing
sexual experience causes erectile dysfunction? i have ED from 10 months after failed in sexual experience

It can: Yes, it can contribute but you should first see your doctor to rule out medical causes of ED, then address it's psychological consequences. Many medical conditions can be otherwise asymptomatic and yet cause ED as can many medications. You can most certainly be treated and regain normal sexual functioning along with return of your confidence. ...Read more

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Sex position for title cervix ?

Sex position for title cervix ?

Unchanged: I'm quessing that you mean tilted cervix and are trying to conceive. You can still conceive in any position and do not need to use any particular position. Sperm are very good at swimming and finding their way in if they are in the neighborhood! Hope this helps and you have a beautiful little one soon. ...Read more

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Iam a 24 yrs married girl.3 years completed.bt we didn't do successful sexual intercource.because of my fear of pain and some other matters. Tensed nw?

Iam a 24 yrs married girl.3 years completed.bt we didn't do successful sexual intercource.because of my fear of pain and some other matters. Tensed nw?

Counseling: Is important with a psychologist / gynecologist that you trust and identify well with, gradual dilatation of the vagina and relaxation of of pelvic floor muscles techniques are available, finally once penetration is achieved, the penis is the best dilator, goodluck, , ...Read more

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Should a woman lie to avoid making her male partner feel shame about sexual performance?

Should a woman lie to avoid making her male partner feel shame about sexual performance?

No: Sex is a primal form of communication. Lying will come back to haunt you in the worst way. If the relationship is important talk about it , preferably outside of the bedroom. ...Read more

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I'm 30yrs married since 2 yrs childless facing hormonal imbalance lik hyperprolactinimea& hypothyrodism & pcos since6 yrs anxious to conceive?

I'm  30yrs married since 2 yrs childless facing hormonal imbalance lik hyperprolactinimea& hypothyrodism & pcos since6 yrs anxious to conceive?

Fertility specialist: You need assistance from a fertility specialist to help get hormones in balance and trigger ovulation. Talk to your gyn for referral if needed. ...Read more

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I m married man with lovely 6 month kid...I loose sexual interest ..Why ?

I m married man with lovely 6 month kid...I loose sexual interest ..Why ?

Waning Libido: I have heard this from many young fathers. The world we live in today along with the stress of raising and supporting a family can be overwhelming at times. Sexual desires seem to be a secondary human characteristic. So if stressed, fatigued, or just exhausted then sex is probably the last thing on your brain's 'mind'. Rest, exercise or anything to lessen the fatigue will bring back the libido. ...Read more

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How to overcome sex overindulgence or excessive sex urge (lust).

How to overcome sex overindulgence or excessive sex urge (lust).

Wisdom: At your age, all men are extremely horny much of the time. You know how to relieve the greatest pressure by yourself -- if for some reason this is a problem, talk with an older man who's got common sense -- maybe even dad. If you're obsessed with erotica, get with your doctor; we can help. If casual sex is getting unsatisfying, you're becoming mature -- think of saving the best for that 1 girl. ...Read more

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Im 22 years old-got married 6 months back (april)-now, im facing irregular periods & unable to conceive-i had regular periods before marriage-pls help?

Im 22 years old-got married 6 months back (april)-now, im facing irregular periods & unable to conceive-i had regular periods before marriage-pls help?

Stopping OCPs?: Did you have regular cycles before you got married? Where you on OCPs? Have you had any changes in your health? How short are your cycles? Have you done ovulation predictor kits? Do you have any thryoid problems? ...Read more

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Me (29 yrs) & my wife (26 yrs) not yet have sexual intercourse even after 2+ years of marriage due to lack of excitement & fear about injury. Pl help.?

Me (29 yrs) & my wife (26 yrs) not yet have sexual intercourse even after 2+ years of marriage due to lack of excitement & fear about injury. Pl help.?

Consummation?: It sounds like both you and your wife are concerned about what can happen if you have sex. It may help for you and your wife to discuss this together with your physician. Any questions can be answered, and any indicated examinations done. If one of you has had past injuries, these may need help on many levels -- and your doctor can help you both receive this. ...Read more

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I'm 18, epileptic, bad sex all the time when having sex. Family problems due to sex b4. In relationship or intimacy starting, afraid/paranoid 4 sex?

I'm 18, epileptic, bad sex all the time when having sex. Family problems due to sex b4. In relationship or intimacy starting, afraid/paranoid 4 sex?

Counseling needed: I suggest CBT ( cognitive behavioral therapy ) sexual counseling and/or RET ( rational emotive therapy ) from a certified therapist. I am not sure what you mean by "bad sex"??- ?anxiety, dryness, inability to achieve orgasm. fears? I also suggest seeing a board certified GYN regarding sexual issues. ...Read more

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How does a sex therapist help couples facing infertility?

May be helpful: A sex therapist can be very helpful for couples struggling with having sex. Sometimes couples have infertility because they have trouble having sex. An infertility physician can do timed artificial insemination to help with conception, but sex therapy in addition to insemination would also be helpful so the couple can also have a healthy sexual relationship in addition to having a family. ...Read more

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