Is Sex More Like Dancing or Digestion?

What is good sex anyway? Is there a ‘normal’ amount of passion or desire? And do we really need pills to get us there?

Too many doctors want to treat sex as if it were an instinctive function like digesting lunch. It’s not. No one has to teach the gastrointestinal system when to squirt its digestive juices or how to process the potatoes just swallowed. Sex, on the other hand, can be a fumbling, painful, embarrassing episode that can improve with practice and instruction. Moving from successful intercourse to pleasurable sex is not an instinct, but depends on multiple factors, none of which are solved by pushing women to adhere to medical norms.

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Suzanne B. Robotti

Suzanne B. Robotti

Suzanne Robotti founded MedShadow Foundation in 2012. Learn more about Su and her mission.


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