Back to Health A to Z. Try to not feel embarrassed about getting help. Lots of people experience problems with their sex drive and seeking advice can be the first step towards resolving the issue. One of the first things to consider is whether you're happy in your relationship.
Take the Smart Driver online course and you could save on auto insurance! Find out more. At any age, new lovers can't keep their hands off each other. But the "hot and heavy" period ends after a year or so, and sexual frequency declines. If both libidos cool at the same rate, there's no problem. But one partner typically wants sex more often than the other, and that desire difference can endanger a long-term relationship :. See also: Just how healthy is your marriage?
Since Aristotle, philosophers and theorists have considered desire the impetus for just about everything; desire is possibility. Typically, we tend to think of desire as an emotion — that is, arising from our mental status, akin to affection or anger or grief or surprise or ecstasy. But this is probably not the case.
Sexual desire is a motivational state and an interest in sexual objects or activities, or as a wish, or drive to seek out sexual objects or to engage in sexual activities. Not every person experiences sexual desire; those who do not experience it may be labelled asexual. Sexual desire may be the single most common sexual event in the lives of people.