128: Improve Intimacy In 2018

Let’s face it, getting old sucks! As we age, we may also face daily obstacles of intimacy along the way. Whether you’re 25 or 55, these obstacles can be increased if you suffer from a chronic illness, depression or any other health issues. Listen to today’s show to learn how to navigate the relationship intimacy issues involved with getting older or living with a chronic illness.

In this episode we discuss relationship advice topics that include:

  • Learn how unrealistic relationship depictions can shape how we feel and act in our own relationships.
  • How to deal with sexual functioning issues, fatigue and the insecurities surrounding these issues.
  • Tips for communicating effectively about intimacy issues and other relationship areas.
  • The importance of being willing and ready to hear about changes from your partner.
  • How to be honest with the people in our lives.
  • And much more!

Logan Levkoff, Ph.D., is a nationally recognized expert on sexuality, sexual health, relationships, intimacy, parenting, and sexual politics. She is also a TV personality and best-selling author of three books, and is a contributor to online resource Arthritis.com.

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Logan’s Daily Tool

Physical touch. Give a real, good kiss on the lips to your loved one.

Relationship Advice Resource

Managing Rheumatoid Arthritis

Advice for Newlyweds

Have fun! Once the wedding is over, don’t let the pressures of life weigh on you too much. 

Advice for Single Listeners

Think about what you really want out of a relationship and don’t worry if it fits the mold, feeling fulfilled is what matters most. Learn to be accountable and say sorry if you mess up. Owning your mistakes shows your partner you respect them.

Episode Links

Logan’s Website

 

If you love this episode (and our podcast!), would you mind giving us a review in iTunes? It would mean the world to us and we promise it only takes a minute. Many thanks in advance! – Chase & Sarah

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