How Sex Affects Your Health

An Overview of Sexual Health

Sex is a complex topic that has many implications for both mental and physical health. Whether or not you are actively engaged in a sexual relationship, it is important to be knowledgeable about the various ways that sex can affect you. Here are some of the more significant ways that sex can benefit and complicate your health.

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March 31, 2014

Last Updated:
July 1, 2014