Health & Wellness

Sexual Health

Intimacy and health go hand in hand.

Diabetes can impact your ability to desire or enjoy sex. Learn about common complications and ways to maintain a healthy sex life.

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Let’s talk about sex.

For an oversexed culture that isn't afraid to push boundaries on TV, in movies, on the radio, and in books and magazines, we're awfully shy about sex when it comes to our health. The reality is that people with diabetes are at higher risk for sexual problems. Fortunately, there are healthy ways to deal with complications that may arise. 

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Sex and Diabetes Complications

Implications of Emotional Heal

Discuss feelings of stress, anxiety, and sexual dysfunction with your healthcare team.

Erectile Dysfunction

Don't be afraid to talk with your doctor about impotence, also called erectile dysfunction or ED.

Low testosterone

Work with your doctor to assess your likelihood of having low testosterone, which often goes undiagnosed.