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11 Proven Libido-Boosting Foods For Any Age

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Is your sex life a little lacklustre lately? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. Sometimes the hustle and bustle of daily life can make getting in the mood at the end of the day can seem unappealing (not to mention exhausting). Maintaining a healthy sex life, however, boasts many benefits for your mind, body and overall health. Luckily, there are some tried and tested methods that have proven to be effective when it comes to boosting your libido – and it all comes down to food!

What if we told you that simply eating a small portion of delicious foods like watermelon or chocolate could significantly increase your sexual desire? Well, we’re to tell you exactly that – and several other tasty foods that will put you and your partner in the mood as well.

Here are 12 foods that will spark a flame in your relationship, no matter how old you are!

1. Watermelon

Many doctors have started referring to watermelon as the new Viagra. It’s been proven that watermelon delivers Viagra-like effects on blood vessels which can quickly boost the libido. If you’re looking to get in the mood, cut up a bowl of fresh watermelon (or make a watermelon smoothie) and you’ll be ready to go in no time.

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