Imagine you're a stereotypical "old lady," with a lined face and gray hair, walking down the street. Are you wearing your Depends? This is not tabloid fantasy: "Sexually Active Septuagenarian! Not for everyone — but for a substantial minority, perhaps a fifth of women or more. And I'll tell you why, based on research and my experience as a sex and couples therapist — but first, what gives? Why are we suddenly talking about this squirmy topic?
Women more liberated as their attitudes to sex change
Some Something Women Having 'Best Sex Ever'? Really? (Yes.) | CommonHealth
By Nick Collins , Science Correspondent. Women are becoming more sexually liberated with twice as many partners today as 20 years ago and four times as many having same-sex encounters, a survey shows. The average woman aged today reports having had 7. While men are still the more promiscuous sex, the results suggest the gap between the genders is becoming smaller as women become more adventurous.
Fifty Shades of Unsaid: Women’s Explicit and Implicit Attitudes Towards Sexual Morality
The movie Fifty Shades of Grey has created a great deal of controversy which has reignited the debate on unusual and alternative sexual practices such as bondage. Erotophobic individuals have negative affect towards the type of sexual libertinism conveyed by the movie, while erotophilic persons have a positive attitude and emotional feelings towards this kind of sexual emancipation. Using the Implicit Association Test, this study aimed to explore the extent to which there is a difference in women's attitudes towards sexual morality on an explicit and implicit level.
Fantasies can help rev up your sex life. Myths, on the other hand, can stop desire dead in its tracks. Such myths aren't the legends from classical history. They're the stories we tell ourselves and each other to support the notion that older people shouldn't, can't, and wouldn't want to have sex.