However, there is something in common that ALL divas will experience when fasting... and that is a declining libido or lower sex drive. Whereas the opposite is for men. Theirs actually increases! Our gender differences when fasting are not properly addressed out there, except for a couple of Mark's blogs - READ HERE. That lack of information (both scientific and anecdotal) is one of the main reasons why we started the Health Divas Forum. For ALL divas out there to share the good, the bad, and the ugly. Boy, we (ladies) are a completely different species all together!