18 set - As your body changes in the senior years, it's important to communicate your thoughts, feelings, fears, and desires with your partner. Encourage your partner to communicate fully with you, too. Improving your communication will help both of you feel closer, and can make senior sex more pleasurable. At its most extreme, this approach focuses upon specific body parts as objects to be acted upon. As Twigg et al. () note, there is a strong division of labour within the playing out of this medical rationality to service-recipients' bodies. Senior professionals tend to enact the mental conception of diagnosis and have. We don't lose interest in sex and connection as we age, and there are health reasons to keep seeking both. But we do have to adapt. Get advice on sex and dating at our age in these articles, videos, and Q&As with senior sexpert Joan Price.