Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: 15 astounding facts about the human body > 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: 15 astounding facts about the human bodyHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News QUIZ: How many of these random health facts do you know? News Beware of 3 other diseases besides Listeriosis, officials warn Fitness Lose your gut with these 3 riding tips Fitness Are veiny arms really a sign you’re super fit? Lifestyle Here’s why you should take your houseplant to work Diet and nutrition Can coconut oil really help you lose weight? From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Live healthier Terrific Tea! » Rooibos makes cocktails healthier Rooibos: an alternative energy drink More than 10 reasons why rooibos is good for you Today marks the first annual National Rooibos Day, which aims to raise awareness of the health benefits and many uses of rooibos tea. Healthy? Are you sure? » 5 diseases we can get from animals Could your salon visit make you sick? 7 terrifying diseases you could have without knowing it Not all serious illnesses come with tell-tale symptoms. There are diseases that can turn your body into a ticking time-bomb while you're unaware of any danger.