Libido

Drug Companies Are Cashing in on 'Low Libido'

Trina Read | Posted 05.23.2014 | Canada Living
Trina Read

Low libido one of the most common problems presented in sex therapy. It is estimated that approximately 20 per cent of men and 33 per cent of women are affected by low or absent sexual desire. But in trying to seize an opportunity are drug companies selling a product that women don't need? The chances are slim that one day women can take a pill which will overcome the complex myriad of things that make up her will, want and desire to have sex. Instead couples need to roll up their sleeves and talk about the plethora of different solutions/options available.

12 Ways to Reignite the Passion in Your Relationship

Susan Valentine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Susan Valentine

This may be one of the greatest conundrums a couple can face. How to have a stable and secure relationship, and keep the passion alive? How to become a family (with or without children) and yet remain lovers? We have gathered research, clues, and client feedback for some practical ways to stay hot and heavy.

5 Ways to Get In the Mood Again

Everyday Health | Madeline Vann | Posted 07.31.2013 | Canada Living

The loss of interest in sex that comes with low testosterone is any issue for many men, especially if you're feeling unsure of yourself. Try worki...

14 Ways To Boost Your Sex Drive

Everyday Health | Dennis Thompson Jr. | Posted 04.10.2013 | Canada Living

By: Dennis Thompson Jr., Everyday Health As you grow older, it’s easy to lose that spark in the bedroom. Boredom, loss of adventurousness, ph...

Getting Your Sex Life Back in Gear After 50

Dr. Laurie Steelsmith | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada Living
Dr. Laurie Steelsmith

Sex over 50 can be tricky for some, due to lagging libido. Trust, communication, and getting out of comfort zones are important factors for restoring libido. But Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an approach that has addressed these issues for centuries. There are certain TCM protocols that any couple can follow to help get physical forms of affection back on the schedule. Here are three problems and solutions for a healthy love life makeover.

50 Shades of Grey: Cheaper Than Sex Therapy

Barb Sibbald | Posted 09.03.2012 | Canada Living
Barb Sibbald

How do you explain the unprecedented success of a trilogy of mommy porn: soft porn aimed at and read by, predominantly, women? In a word: Play. The 50 Shades of Grey books have so far sold 10 million copies in 37 countries. Admittedly, the book's shenanigans could intimidate some couples, but judging by most media reports, the effect has been just the opposite. Women find the books are sparking their libido (the sex scenes are very graphic) and men are loving that.

Foods That Increase Your Libido

Rose Reisman | Posted 08.10.2012 | Canada Living
Rose Reisman

Are there really foods that can increase and improve your sex health? Studies have shown that a healthy sex life can add years to one's life, build a strong immune system and even lower prostate cancer risk. Too good to be true? Well there's no harm in trying! Here are some foods that will keep you up all night in the bedroom!