Thursday 21 September 2017

Why talking is key to a healthy sexual relationship

Dr Derek Friedman
Dr Derek Friedman

Derek Freedman

Communication is the essence of sex, where the basic function is to communicate genetic information from one person to another to create a new individual. A little talk goes a long way to ensure a stable relationship. We are not that far removed from the generations where sex was the great unmentionable, and even affection was not openly shown.

That has cast a long shadow.

Communication is the theme for this year's Sexual Health Awareness Week (SHAW) at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, November 12-14.

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