Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Neglected rural pets pose scabies risk for humans > Health-in-Motion 10 November 2016 Is being sexually active a good idea for the elderly? Is being sexually active a good idea for the elderly? As it turns out, a satisfying sex life may be healthy for aging women, but their male peers need to be more cautious. A recent American survey indicates that women between the ages of 47 and 85 who find sex to be extremely pleasurable and satisfying are less likely to develop hypertension than those who don’t. By contrast, frequent and satisfying sexual activity comes with a significant risk of cardiovascular problems for older men. 0 More: Daily Dose: Neglected rural pets pose scabies risk for humansHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News QUIZ: How often do you take a sick day? Diet and nutrition Sugar tax too low to work Medical QUIZ: 10 facts and myths about asthma Lifestyle High-tech acne treatments Medical What does the ADHD brain look like? Medical Could grinding your teeth cause headaches? From our sponsors How to care for your vaginal flora Live healthier Hello? » SEE: Interesting facts about hearing loss Earworms: Let it go Is it bad to sleep with earplugs all the time? SEE: Do women hear better than men? The reason why men often appear not to be listening could be because they actually can't hear you. Confident smile? » Acidic drinks can harm your kids' smiles The facts on bleaching your teeth Am I taking good care of my teeth? Why are my teeth stained? We know the rules – brush your teeth twice a day and floss to keep them healthy. But, have you ever wondered what causes those stains that sometimes appear?