Email your sex and relationships queries to: Those things could be addressed through therapy or clinical care see below. For example, you can take a bath to help relax your joints or take painkillers before sex. Good for a woman with hip problems or multiple joints, but not to be used following a total hip replacement. More from the web. If so, what was the reaction?
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Do YOU suffer from hip arthritis? Expert advice on sex and a how-to on popular positions
It could be worth experimenting with lubricants — but not to mask any pain. Pain often seems to be linked to particular positions. In which case it might be worth considering if you are asexual. Pillows can be used under the knees for extra support. Man enters from the front. This in turn can affect confidence and communication.