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What You Should Know About Risks of Being Sexual at Midlife
TheFemalePatient.2012;37(5):49-50.

Many women remain sexually active as they get older. One study showed that 65% of women aged 50 to 59 years reported sexual activity within the last 3 months. We now know, however, that there is a higher risk than previously thought for sexually transmitted infections and unintended pregnancy. One reason is that many women become single again—from separation, divorce, or widowhood—and have new partners.


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