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I had a heart attack this year. I'm worried about whether sex will trigger another one. Is having sex risky for heart attack?

Great question because, in this case, safer sex also means taking care of your heart.

Sex Friendly Manitoba focuses on sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs), but we recommend you talk to your doctor or cardiologist about sex after a heart attack. They may be able to reassure you and give you a specific answer based on your circumstances. You can also check out what the Heart and Stroke have published on the topic.