Our last event for magnificent women in mid-life and beyond was so much fun, we’ve decided to do it again! This time, we have Cabby Laffy and Eileen Bellot joining us for a deeper look into the effects menopause has on all aspects of women’s lives. The menopause is one of those subjects no one … Continue reading Reclaim the Menopause Event
I am a disabled woman and am entering the menopause. Vaginal dryness is a problem and annoyingly I have an allergy to the crèmes recommended by the Drs. which have oestrogen in them so cannot lubricate for sex this way. I have been experimenting with a variety of over the counter non hormone lubricants to … Continue reading Q&A: Which Lube is Best for Me?
I’ve suffered from lichen sclerosis for several years (I am now 55) and have finally had successful treatment via the gynaecology team at the Royal Free, who recommended you. I have been using vaginal dilators to help improve elasticity, but the largest one is still uncomfortable to use and penetration by my husband is impossible. … Continue reading Q&A: I have No Interest in Sex
A Fun Day of Magnificence in Midlife & Beyond We don’t know if you have ever heard of The Mutton Club, the website & hub that shares inspiring, entertaining and cool stuff for women in midlife and beyond. They Mutton Club is hosting a fabulous event for women tomorrow, Saturday 12th November, 09:45-17:00. There will be … Continue reading Magnificence in Midlife & Beyond
Dear Sh! I wanted to ask about orgasms please. I have multiple sclerosis – I’ve had it for 30 years and have been fine until maybe 2 years ago, when I started having problems with fatigue. It’s then I started having problems with (no) orgasms. I’m not asking for medical advice! I tried to get … Continue reading Ask Sarah: Sex, Orgasms and MS
Hi, guys. Aside from the near-constant exhaustion, the hot flushes, and the odd bout of anxiety, the biggest casualty of my life as a 49-year old menopausal mother has been my sexual relationship with my husband. When I do feel remotely interested, the actual act itself is much more uncomfortable, even with lube, and it takes me so … Continue reading Q&A: Help, the menopause is killing my sex life.
It pains me to admit it, but my muffkin and I are no longer livin’ la vida loca. Gone are the days of PDA’s in parks, bars and other semi-discreet public areas – these days it’s more a case of low libido, comfy pants and an large bottle of extra-thick lube to take care of … Continue reading Sex and the Menopause
Guest Blog by Elaine Axten HRT… Let’s start with a disclaimer, shall we? I am not a doctor (but I do like wearing a white coat and a stethoscope and wandering through hospitals – what? it’s fun!) and I haven’t done a lot of general research about this, so what you are about to read … Continue reading HRT? No Thanks!