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How can obesity interfere with your sex life?

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Dr. Gregg Nishi
Bariatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Gregg Nishi
Dr. Gregg Nishi
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics

In brief: Sex life is complex

Sex life in humans is complex, & may be affected by obesity in many ways.
Psychological issues include one's self image & his attraction to the other person. Technical issues involve successful & unsuccessful body positions for sexual activities. Medical issues include decreased sensation due to diabetic nerve damage, angina chest pain due to heart disease, aromas due to yeast in skin folds, etc..

In brief: Sex life is complex

Sex life in humans is complex, & may be affected by obesity in many ways.
Psychological issues include one's self image & his attraction to the other person. Technical issues involve successful & unsuccessful body positions for sexual activities. Medical issues include decreased sensation due to diabetic nerve damage, angina chest pain due to heart disease, aromas due to yeast in skin folds, etc..
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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