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Regular sexual activity may delay earlier menopause

15 January 2020

Middle aged women who engage in weekly sexual activity, alone or with a partner, are 28 per cent less likely to go through the menopause early than those who engage in sexual activity less than once a month, finds a new study led by Megan Arnot (UCL Anthropology).

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