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Sex and the Retirement Community: Sexuality and the Older Adult

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Suggested Readings

Bauer, M., Fetherstonhaugh, D., Tarzia, L., Nay, R., Wellman, D., & Beattie, E. (2013). ‘I always look under the bed for a man’. Needs and barriers to the expression of sexuality in residential aged care: the views of residents with and without dementia. Psychology & Sexuality, 4(3), 296-309. doi: 10.1080/19419899.2012.713869

Di Napoli, E., Breland, G., & Allen, R. (2013). Staff knowledge and perceptions of sexuality and dementia of older adults in nursing homes. Journal of Aging And Health, 25(7), 1087-1105. doi: 10.1177/0898264313494802

Doll, G. (2013). Sexuality in nursing homes: practice and policy. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 39(7), 30-37. doi: 10.3928/00989134-20130418-01

Laneshia R. McCord. (2013) Attention HIV: Older African American women define sexual risk. Culture, Health & Sexuality1-11

Lindau, S., Schumm, L., Laumann, E., Levinson, W., O'Muircheartaigh, C., & Waite, L. (2007). A study of sexuality and health among older adults in the United States. The New England Journal Of Medicine, 357(8), 762-774.

Lochlainn, M., & Kenny, R. (2013). Sexual activity and aging. Journal Of The American Medical Directors Association, 14(8), 565-572. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2013.01.022

http://www.womenshealth.gov/aging/sexual-health/