What are the reasons behind the lack of pleasure during sexual intercourse for women?

Emotion and hormones. Casual sex is not usually pleasurable for most women. I blieve this is the biggest factor. Many hormonal factors exist. Talk to your pcp, ob/gyn specialast, and psychiatrist, in that order.

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What are the reasons behind the lack of pleasure during sexual intercourse for men?

A number. Could b several causes but one common one is clinical depression. Depressed individuals aren't sad or blue--they experience an absence of feelings. Need to have a good medical/psychological work up. Read more...
Lack of pleasure. Physical illnesses that affect performance such as diabetes, effect of medications, or psychological such as performance anxiety or depression. Read more...

I had sexual intercourse, I didn't bleed! Why? Did my hymen not break? Is this the reason I can't feel pleasure?

This is normal. It is not normal to bleed after sex unless there is some type of laceration, vaginal abrasions (sometimes from inadequate lubrication), vaginal infection (than makes the vaginal or cervical lining more susceptible to bleeding), etc. Even if this is your first time your hymen may stretch and not tear to produce bleeding. There may be many different reasons for not enjoying sex. Discuss with doctor. Read more...
Pleasure will come. It usually takes a while to "learn" to feel pleasure from intercourse. It's not like in the movies. Many women never feel pleasure from intercourse, but most can learn to recognize and enjoy it with practice. A few "get it" right away. There are many other ways to feel pleasure together with a partner. Many books are out there, read them together. Key: relax and enjoy. Read more...

Why do women moan during sexual intercourse? & why some moan louder than others? Do pleasures equivalent to pain?

Moaning is... Moaning is both cultural and personal (similar to why some women vocalize louder than others, during labor and delivery). If a man is wondering if the woman's moaning during sexual intercourse is related to pain, he can change his technique, and/or just ask the woman. Read more...

Girlfriend cant feel any pleasure during sexual intercourse, she never has had with anyone. Her cliterous is VERY sensitive. No sex drive either?

Relationship Turmoil. I understand your unhappiness about lack of sexual intimacy with your Girlfriend. It is likely that her symptoms are due to traumatic experiences causing intense hurt, sadness, anxiety, fear and resentment leading to Depression. Have Heart to Heart talk with her about need for Emotional, Physical and Sexual Intimacy; and to see a Therapist for Individual Therapy and Relationship Therapy. Read more...

I get no pleasure from sexual intercourse or masturbation. I'm not numb, I can feel everything. What could be the cause? I'm 19yr old female

How r ur emotions? Was it ever enjoyable? Do you achieve an orgasm? Are you generally happy in life otherwise? Do you enjoy the companionship of your partner without sex? Sometimes depression can cause the problems you describe. Ideally a mental health counselor who is comfortable dealing with sexual issues should be able to help you. Maybe sex is not enjoyable now because of other psychological issues you may have. Read more...

Lately every time after I have sexual intercourse I bleed vaginally. I've been only with my spouse. Any reason behind this? Bleeding usually last 3 day

Coital bleeding. Only way to know what is going on is see a GYN. I would get seen while the bleeding is going on so he/she can determine if uterine bleeding or from a friable cervix. Despite being married you still have to consider infection. 20% of my STDs are in married, newly engaged or pregnant patients. There are of course lots of non STD causes and pregnancy is also one. See your GYN. Read more...

Hi. What could be the reason for a strong vaginal smell especially during sexual intercourse?

Multiple causes. perspiration, old secretions, discharge, old menstrual blood, persona; hygiene and sexcal hygiene are all factors. Some people simple have stronger smelling secretions. Read more...