By David Blyweiss, M.D., Advanced Natural Wellness
December 18, 2017
- Can a “roll in the hay” stop your heart?
- Get romantic for a dose of mild physical activity
- Lower stress, boost your cardiovascular health and live longer
The topics my patients ask me about run the gamut.
But the one that always surprises me the most is when patients ask if it’s still okay to have sex? This question mostly comes from men who think they’re “too old” for bedroom activity or have a heart condition. (That doesn’t mean that a fair share of women don’t ask this question, too!)
For some reason, maybe due to television dramas, they imagine they’ll experience sudden cardiac arrest during these activities and die in the arms of their lover.
While this is certainly not the worst way to go, it’s an extremely unlikely outcome. Continue reading