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These problems are often referred to as sexual dysfunction.
High blood sugar levels can affect your nerves and blood vessels.
Losing sensation can mean that becoming aroused, both physically and emotionally, can be harder.
Having diabetes can also mean you’re more at risk of urinary tract infections (UTIs) and thrush.
Being tired, depressed or and having low self-esteem can all play a part.
As well as any medication you’re taking, or any treatment you’ve had in the past. If you’re feeling embarrassed because of your pump or because you’re having some other issues, this can be difficult and make you feel like you don’t want to have sex. But there’s support out there and talking to someone about what’s going on can be the first step. Whether it’s with a partner, friend or your healthcare team, it’s good to talk.
Or give us a call because our helpline has people with counselling skills who are here to listen and help.
If you’re single, you might not want to talk to your sexual partner about your diabetes at all. If you use an insulin pump, you might have all kinds of questions about how it might affect your sex life. Put on a temporary basal, which reduces the amount of insulin that’s being delivered?
It is important to know that if you high blood sugar levels for a long time that it can cause sexual problems.
Lots of things can affect our desire to have sex, this is what some people call having a low libido or sex drive.
But this isn't necessarily all down to your diabetes.
Communication is important in any relationship, and having diabetes doesn’t change this.
Talking over any issues and trying to resolve them together can help. But if you’re not sure where to begin, there are relationship counselors at Relate that can help you.