Pity the prejudices of a mature woman dating a much younger male! In other words, despite the girls-gone-wild image of promiscuous college women, it is women in their middle years who are America's most sexually industrious. Other women, and their partners, held much broader understandings of what counts as sex, and had a broad sexual repertoire. New insight into a typically taboo subject has found that many women in their 60s, 70s and 80s have more, not less, sexual desire, know more about what they want in bed and are more confident about letting their partners know. Click to navigate the responses: Researchers say health practitioners and others should be discussing alternative forms of pleasure for older women. Zero interest in locating a sex partner is very liberating.
A vast waste of time.
Libidos, vibrators and men: this is what your ageing sex drive looks like
Such an amazing world to discover, so little time. The older I get the hornier I get. Dwindling libido can assuage somewhat the grief of persistent loneliness. By contrast, men's sexual interest and output, usually measured by a reported number of orgasms per week, peaks in the teen years and then settles to a steady level an average of three orgasms per week for most of their lives. And, indeed, they found that women who had passed their peak fertility years but not quite reached menopause were the most sexually active. That is the problem as middle-aged men go for women in their 40s: