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Enjoying a satisfying sex life as we age is important to both physical and mental health. As we age, diseases and conditions may pose challenges in our sexual health, and sexual experiences. Learn how to manage your conditions and still have a gratifying sex life as you age.

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    • Diabetes: Caring for Your Diabetes at Special Times Taking care of a disease such as diabetes is a life-long process. Learn how to care for yourself or loved one with diabetes in...learn more »
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      Diabetes: Caring for Your Diabetes at Special Times Article
      • Introduction
      • When You Are Sick
      • When You're at School or Work
      • When You're Away from Home
      • When There's and Emergency or Natural Disaster
      • When You're Planning a Pregnancy
      • People Who Can Help You
      • Other Helpful Tips to Control Your Diabetes
    • Stress Management Techniques Stress may be considered as any physical, chemical, or emotional factor that causes bodily or mental unrest and that may be a...learn more »
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      Stress Management Techniques Article
      • Stress-management facts
      • What is stress?
      • Who is most susceptible to stress?
      • What are the symptoms and effects of excess stress or "out-of-control" stress?
      • What can I do to better manage stress?
      • Exercise
      • Relaxation techniques and meditation
      • Other stress-management strategies; Time management
      • Organizational skills
      • Support systems
      • How can I get help with stress management?
    • Sex, Urinary, and Bladder Problems of Diabetes Having diabetes can mean early onset and increased severity of bladder symptoms (urinary incontinence and urinary tract...learn more »
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      Sex, Urinary, and Bladder Problems of Diabetes Article
      • Sexual and urological problems of diabetes facts*
      • Introduction to sexual and urological problems of diabetes
      • Diabetes and sexual problems
      • What sexual problems can occur in men with diabetes?
      • What sexual problems can occur in women with diabetes?
      • Diabetes and urologic problems
      • Who is at risk for developing sexual and urologic problems of diabetes?
      • Can diabetes-related sexual and urologic problems be prevented?
      • Sexual and Urologic Problems of Diabetes At A Glance
      • Hope through research
    • Diabetes Treatment The major goal in treating diabetes is controlling elevated blood sugar without causing abnormally low levels of blood sugar....learn more »
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      Diabetes Treatment Article
      • Diabetes treatment facts
      • What is the treatment for diabetes?
      • Medications for type 2 diabetes
      • Meglitinides (Prandin and Starlix)
      • Sulfonylureas
      • Metformin (Glucophage)
      • Canagliflozin (Invokana) and dapagliflozin (Farxiga)
      • Thiazolidinediones: pioglitazone (Actos) and rosiglitazone (Avandia)
      • Acarbose (Precose)
      • Pramlintide (Symlin)
      • Exenatide (Byetta)
      • Liraglutide (Victoza)
      • Long-acting exenatide (Bydureon)
      • Albiglutide (Tanzeum)
      • Dulaglutide (Trulicity)
      • DPP-IV inhibitors (sitagliptin, saxagliptin, linagliptin)
      • Combination medications
      • Treatment of diabetes with insulin
      • Different methods of delivering insulin
      • Diabetes diet
      • The future of pancreas transplantation
    • Heart Disease (Coronary Artery Disease) Heart disease (coronary artery disease) occurs when plaque builds up in the coronary arteries, the vessels that supply blood to...learn more »
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      Heart Disease (Coronary Artery Disease) Article
      • What is heart disease?
      • What are the risk factors for heart disease?
      • What causes heart disease?
      • What are the symptoms of heart disease?
      • How is heart disease diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for heart disease?
      • What is the prognosis for heart disease?
      • Can heart disease be prevented?
    • Urinary Incontinence in Women Millions of women suffer from urinary incontinence (UI). UI occurs twice as often in women as in men. There are many types of...learn more »
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      Urinary Incontinence in Women Article
      • Urinary incontinence (UI) in women facts*
      • What is urinary incontinence?
      • What are the types of urinary incontinence?
      • How is incontinence evaluated?
      • How is incontinence treated?
      • Points to remember
      • Hope through research
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