Intimacy and dating
Subgroup analysis revealed that starting hormone therapy in the proper window of time, which extends about 10 years after the final menstrual period, [did not increase the risk of breast cancer.] Those women had a reduced risk of heart attack, stroke, osteoporosis, colon cancer and maybe even Alzheimer's disease. I was less concerned with the age issue when we met.
It’s been a great experience for me the last year and nine months that I’ve been dating … Pepper Schwartz on aging and intimacy overall: The biggest cultural myth is that it’s not acceptable. Cutler on the 15-year age difference in his relationship: I didn’t think about the age difference very much. When we observed that people lost someone in their social network …Inevitably, the body changes and so too do relationships.On this episode of the series “Embodied: Sex, Relationships and Your Health,” The State of Things guest host Anita Rao explores the impact aging has on intimacy, and offers a decade by decade look at shifts in bodies, relationships and attitudes.Burney-Scott recognized there were not enough African American women sharing their stories of menopause, so she created the podcast, “Black Girls’ Guide to Surviving Menopause.” She shares her stories of how “the change” is changing her. Karen Clark is a Chapel Hill-based obstetrician-gynecologist and a North American Menopause Society Certified Menopause Practitioner.She breaks down what menopause is and debunks the myths about estrogen therapy. She spent years holding on to a marriage that had lost its spark out of fear that there was nothing better out there and no one would want a women of her age. Dreyer and Jonathon Cutler their interest was strictly sexual until their chemistry turned into an 18-year relationship and recent marriage.