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- Website: British Columbia Family & Social Supports
- Resource type: General web page
Summary - The message of this resource is:
Sex and pleasure does not have to diminish with age. However, you may have to make a few minor adjustments to accommodate any physical limitations you may have or the effects of certain illnesses of medicines. Everyone – including older adults – can find joy and pleasure in sex and loving.
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sex , aging , love , intimacy
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Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 12/10/2018 1:55:26 PM
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