It’s commonly thought that as we get older sex fades year-by-year until it completely disappears —especially for women. But two new studies suggest that older — and wiser? — women have learned the secrets to success in the bedroom.
While frequency does typically decline as we get older, the new research suggests that quality can more than make up for lack of quantity.
“We were surprised to find a group of women who said that sex actually got better for them as they got older,” said the lead author of one small study, Dr. Holly N. Thomas, an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Pittsburgh. “As doctors we were assuming that sex gets worse for women.” Access the article here.