Dr Shingai dishes advice on low libido, STIs and other issues between the sheets

Ageing is not the only cause of low libido, says urologist and sexual health expert Dr Shingai Mutambirwa.

Low libido describes a decreased interest in sexual activity and can affect both men and women.

Low libido is the idea of not feeling like having sexual activity or thoughts.

Dr Shingai Mutambirwa, urologist and sexual health expert

Also read: Can't keep it up? How alcohol contributes to erectile dysfunction

Dr Shingai explains that a combination of biological, psychological and social factors can result in low libido.

He adds that high blood pressure, sugar diabetes and low testosterone levels are some of the biological aspects which increase the odds.

Read more: Is it normal to have a curved penis? Dr Shingai explains

Dr Shingai suggests that people with low libido seek medical advice in order to identity the root cause.

He answers questions about erectile dysfunction, sexually transmitted infections, penile papules and more.

Listen to the conversation during the Talking Sex feature:


This article first appeared on 702 : Dr Shingai dishes advice on low libido, STIs and other issues between the sheets


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