LTK: How is the dating scene different for those over 60?
Susan Kiner: When we were in high school or college, the competition was limited.
There were a finite number of females in the "dating pool." Some of today's potential competition hadn't yet been born. You can converse intelligently on a wide variety of subjects. You can look back with laughter and nostalgia as you reminisce with men your age, older, or even younger.
The form your doctor suggests may depend on your symptoms.Progesterone or progestin is often taken as a pill, sometimes as part of the same pill as the estrogen.It also comes in patch form, shot, IUD (intrauterine device), vaginal gel, or suppository.LTK: What groundwork did you do to prepare for this book?
Susan Kiner: I interviewed extensively for the book, not confining myself to women or to the over 60.We pioneered the concept of offering online dating services free of charge.