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One study was able to highlight the link between sexual desires and brain regions with a man who experienced epileptic seizures as well as a fetish for safety pins.
Sexual fantasies are thought to be universally experienced and are often understood to represent true sexual desire more accurately than sexual behaviour.
This has had the impact of allowing people to argue that asexuality should be seen as nonpathological, by distinguishing it from the psychiatric diagnosis in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) of Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder (HSDD)--defined as low sexual desire accompanied by marked distress or interpersonal difficulties--without challenging either the diagnosis or the psychiatric institution governing it.
Washington, July 1 ( ANI ): Psychological factors rather than physical ones drive a woman's sexual desire in the postpartum period, researchers say.
When the Chronicles are read with a more critical eye, however, the reader will notice a marked lack of sexuality and treatment of sexual desire in all the stories, particularly when compared with some of Lewis's other writings such as Perelandra, The Pilgrim's Regress, and Surprised by Joy.
For example, Shorter declares that once oral contraceptives released women from the fear of an unwanted pregnancy, they assumed control of their own sexual desires.
Most everyone had to cope with parents and grandparents who were not helpful, even unhelpful, in helping a girl accept her body and her sexual desires.
PAEDOPHILES are grooming children via the Internet to satisfy their sick sexual desires.
The first in a series of documentaries produced by Reality Productions Group, "Behind Closed Doors: Swinging" features candid couples discussing how they act out their intimate sexual desires, interspersed with provocative footage of real couples having sex, swapping partners and enjoying life on the wild side.
In both cases, an evolutionary explanation may be relevant because women's sexual desires seem functional (or would have been functional in our ancestral past as hunters and gatherers), and because each desire appears designed to solve a different adaptive problem (i.
13] Desire calls the poet to reveal himself fully and to cease lying; that is, to get up and act on his sexual desires but also to give up his duplicitous, double life, and reveal himself for who he is as a desiring being.
Many men feel conflicted about sexual desires they have for other men, says Jack Levin, a criminologist who is director of Northeastern University's Brudnick Center on Violence and author of the book Hate Crimes.