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Top 10 Sex-Drive Killers

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Top 10 Sex-Drive Killers

By Aderline Peech, DivineCaroline

If you donít remember the last time you felt like having sex with a partner, you are probably suffering from low sex drive. A number of psychological and physiological factors can have a major impact on your libido. Read on to know more about the top ten sex-drive killers.

Many people perform best under intense pressure, but sexual performance certainly isnít one of those. Stress at the workplace, financial troubles, a sick family member, or simply a hectic lifestyle with poor eating habits can take a toll on your sex life. You and your partner can seek counseling from a sex therapist, learn techniques for managing stress, and work toward having a better lifestyleóif itís stress thatís wreaking havoc with your sex life.

Relationship Problems
Knotty relationship issues need to be resolved and major differences ironed out if you want to reclaim the intimacy and affection that you once shared with your partner. Emotional closeness plays a major role in sexual passion, particularly for women. Poor communication, infidelity, constant arguments, and other relationship-breakers need to be eliminated before mutual sexual desire can be regained.

If you always require a couple of drinks before you can get in the mood for sex, thereís something seriously wrong with your sex life. Alcohol is commonly perceived as an aphrodisiac that breaks down barriers and inhibitions before sex, but all it actually does is numb your libido in the long term. Getting drunk might even put off your partner and you might end up having lousy sex. The same goes for recreational drugs and other so-called libido boosters.

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7:03PM PST on Dec 6, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

12:39AM PST on Nov 13, 2013

thank you.

6:29PM PDT on Sep 29, 2013


11:55AM PDT on Sep 29, 2013

True it is.

2:09AM PDT on Sep 29, 2013

Thank you :)

9:57AM PDT on Sep 22, 2013

Low news day????

9:55AM PDT on Sep 20, 2013

What a pointless article. Who didn't know all of these?

8:10AM PDT on Aug 27, 2013

how about criticism and control

2:30PM PDT on Aug 4, 2013


1:08PM PDT on Aug 4, 2013

Interesting. Thank you.

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