Effective Factors on Woman’s Sexuality

Document Type : Original Article



Sexuality is one of the most complex and important aspects of a woman's life. Sexuality is multidimensional, including biologic, psychological, socioeconomic and spiritual components. Sexuality is influenced by many things such as family, religion, values, media images of women, personal experience of violence, disease, et. Relationships, both personal and social, are very important to women. If a woman is ambivalent or unsure about her relationship with her husband, her sexual functioning can be negatively affected. For most women, sexuality is a positive, joyful, creative, and connective process. However, because sexuality is so complex, any life experience or illness can affect sexuality and sexual functioning. Sexual health care for women involves diagnosing the concerns and assisting women to enhance sexual functioning and sexual satisfaction.