By Pepper Schwartz, Martha Kempner
50 nice Myths of Human Sexualityseeks to dispel ordinarily permitted myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality, offering an enlightening, attention-grabbing and tough ebook that covers the fifty components the author's think participants needs to comprehend to have a secure, pleasant and fit intercourse life.
Dispels/Explores normally authorised myths and misunderstandings surrounding human sexuality.
Includes comparisons to different nations and cultures exploring diverse ideals and the way societies can effect perceptions.
Areas mentioned comprise: pre-marital intercourse, masturbation, sexual illnesses, delusion, pornography, relationships, birth control, and feelings reminiscent of jealousy, physique photo lack of confidence, passionate love and sexual aggression.
Covers either heterosexual and same-sex relationships.
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Why now? Journal of Sex Research, 38(2), 89–96. , et al. (2009). The influence of testosterone combined with a PDE5-inhibitor on cognitive, affective, and physiological sexual functioning in women suffering from sexual dysfunction. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 6(3), 777–790. Myth #6 Everyone Is Born Either Male or Female Sometimes it seems like every television show and movie we watch has to have a birth scene in it. Whether it’s an hour-long hospital drama (remember Grey’s Anatomy’s Bailey refusing to push because her husband was having brain surgery down the hall), a network sitcom (poor How I Met Your Mother’s Lily went into labor while her husband was falling down drunk in Atlantic City), a Disney channel half-hour comedy made for tweens (the mom on Good Luck Charlie has now been seen giving birth twice), or the climax of a blockbuster movie (who can forget the famous crotch/crowning shot in Knocked Up), women are constantly giving birth on the big and little screen.
16 | Chapter 1 Body Parts Researchers also offer an explanation of how circumcision protects men against HIV. One possible reason is that the inside surface of the foreskin is easily torn especially during sex and this could provide an entry point for HIV (and other germs). ” And, finally, germs may get trapped under the foreskin giving them more time to replicate (p. e764). • HPV and cervical cancer: this last explanation has been shown to be a possibility in HPV infection as well. As a reminder, HPV is the virus that causes genital warts.
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50 Great Myths of Human Sexuality by Pepper Schwartz, Martha Kempner