It has been found out that if the husbands of menopausal women know how to make their wives enjoy sex, they would be able to re-kindle the passion of the early years of marriage.
Generally, sexual intercourse is bothersome to women who have reached menopause. Since sex cannot be phased out in the marriage of middle-aged couples, it becomes imperative to understand how to have sex as a menopausal woman.
This knowledge will help menopausal women to regain their confidence and self-esteem as good sex partners with husbands.
At this juncture, it is worth stating the reason for painful sex at menopause stage of life is a result of insufficient vaginal lubrication that is needed to enhance smooth thrusting against the vaginal wall. In other words, the vaginal wall is a little bit dry.
This condition arises from the insufficient secretion of hormones that are associated with female sexuality. However, this should not create fear and anxiety in menopausal women.
In fact, sex could be more interesting and attractive at this stage of life if proper measure is taken. The following are common challenges of menopausal women with hormone imbalance.
• More susceptibility to vaginal infections
• Vaginal dryness
• Decrease in sex drive (libido)
• Night sweats
• Hot flashes
• Heart palpitations
• Rapid ageing of the skin
• Pains at joints and muscles
• Frequent moodiness
• Bladder infection
Such symptoms have psychological effects on menopausal women. It is no wonder why they often reject sex advances.
Here is a piece of information on having a great sex episode as a menopausal woman.
- Consult with your doctor for help on natural hormone treatment. Don’t do an over-the-counter purchase of medications. It is not safe.
- Your physician will put consideration on your medical history so as to safeguard the whole treatment procedure from becoming fatal.
The natural hormone treatment involves the use of estrogen and progesterone to boost sex libido. These substances are used in a specific kind of cream that can be applied to some areas of the body such as the chest, armpits and so on.
The hormonal cream is absorbed into the body in a transdermal way. It is preferable to hormonal pills whose therapeutic power becomes reduced through digestive processes.
This hormonal treatment may take a considerable length of time up to several weeks or months. Nevertheless, the result is rewarding as menopausal women would regain their sex drive.
In all, men should understand these changes in their wives’ bodies and try to forbear and help.