Happy February Gramma Sutrians! Valentines Day is just around the corner and the GrammaSutra believes that every day should be a celebration of love and sex, especially sex, really really good sex. In honor of that, this month will be dedicated to all the reasons why sex at our age is fabulous!
Reason # 342 No pregnancy worries
Sex in your 40s can be great, but you may still be making school lunches, wiping noses, juggling a career, and trying to avoid pregnancy.
“Forty to fifty is still an anxiety point for many women because you can still get pregnant,” says Margaret E. Wierman, MD, a professor of medicine, physiology, and biophysics at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, in Denver. “Once you’re menopausal, that worry is gone.”
Think about it—no tampons, pads, pills, diaphragms, IUDs, or condoms (if you have a long-term monogamous partner). What could be better?