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able o eat grains to stop masturbation
the individual's sense of being male or female
The sex of whom a person is primarily romantically, emotional, and sexually attracted to
an observation technique in which one person is studied in depth in the hope of revealing universal principles
gathering primary data by observing relevant people, actions, and situations
Who wrote the human sexual resposne (1968)
William Masters and Virgina Johnson
Correlation Research Method
to detect naturally occurring relationships; to assess how well one variable predicts another
gathering primary data by selecting matched groups of subjects, giving them different treatments, controlling related factors, and checking for differences in group responses
Ethics and Sexuality Research
protection from harm, informed consent, freedom to withdraw, debriefing, confidentiality
Types of Surveys
written-questionaire, face-to-face interviews, telephone interviews, internet surveys
A survey is a scientific collection of data or information from a group exhibiting belles, attitudes, or behaviors.
________ is the surveys ability to be consistent over time
The _____________ type of survey is the most anonymous and yields the most honest answers
The types of embarassment from sexuality
1. poor comunication
2. sexual health
3. Not teaching kids properly
4. You feel insecure
The more you know about sexuality these three things happen
1. The more enjoyment you will receive from sexual activities
2. The better prepared you are to please your partner
3. You will have awareness of signs and symptoms
The ________ is the primary male anatomically sexual structure of organ functions
Functions of the penis
1. Ejaculate sperm
2. Transporte urine from inside to the outisde
*both travel through uretha.
The tip of the penis is called_____ and is very sexually sensitive
The _____________________ is the raised ridge of the penile glans which is even more sensitive
The band of tissue connecting the underside of the penile glans with the shaft of the penis. Most sexually sensitve
The reginity of the penis or the clitoris resulting on an inflow of blood during sexual arousal
Two parallel chambers that run the length of the penis and become engorged with blood during erection.
A middle chamber running the length of the penis into the glans that engorges with blood during erection
Pouch of 2 layers of skin that hangs below the penis
function of scrotum
keep the testes at the best temperature for sperm production
male sex hormone that is responsible for male sexual characteristics and the production of sperm cells
The _______- is the tube connecting each testicle and epididymis with the internal reproductive structures. Sperm cells are stored here
Fluid produced primarily by prostate gland and seminal vesicules that is ejaculated with sperm cells during orgasm
A gland surronding the uretha and produces largest portion of seminal fluid or ejaculate
__________________ produces slipperly like substance called pre-ejaculate
The cowper's gland
The external genitalia in females
A slightly raised layer of fatty tissue on the top of a woman's pubic bone, usually covered with hair on an adult. Acts as a cushion during sexual intercourse
"Major Lips". Outer lips that close over and protect more sensitive and delicate structures underneath them
"The minor lips". The smooth hairless inner lips of the vulva
The Clitoral ___________ goes over the clitoral ___________
hood over glans
An erectile sexual structure con- sisting of the clitoral glans and two shafts (crura) that is primarily responsible for triggering orgasm in most wome
A medial incession on the pelinuem done so it wont tear during child birth
Functions of the breasts
1. supply nourishment for new-born infant
2. it may provide sexual pleasure for her or her partner
3. Plays a role in her perceived attractiveness and or self-image
A flexible, muscular canal or tube, normally about 3 to 4 inches in length, that extends into the woman's body at an angle toward the small of the back, from the vulva to the cervix
In some women, an area of tissue on the anterior (upper) wall of the vagina that, when stimulated, may cause a woman to experience enhanced sexual arousal and more intense orgasms.
creates a clear-like fluid
The very narrow passageway through the cervix, from the vagina to the uterus.
A routine test in which cells from the cervix are examined micro- scopically to look for potentially cancerous abnormalities.
A sexually transmitted virus that is typically characterized by warts in the genital or anal area and that may lead to some forms of cancer; also known as genital wart
human papilloma virus (HPV)
A very flexible organ with strong muscle fibers where a fertilized egg implants and an embryo and fetus grow, from a few days after fertilization until birth
A potentially painful and dangerous medical condition caused by endometrial cells migrating outside the uterus into the abdominal cavity.
The tubes that carry the female ovum from the ovaries to the uterus and in which fertilization occurs.
The Fallopian tubes
The female reproductive cell stored in the ovaries; usually, one ovum is released approximately every 28 days between menarche and menopause. The plural is ova.
A pregnancy complication in which a fertilized ovum attaches and begins to grow outside the uterus, most commonly in the fallopian tube, which is called a tubal pregnancy.
The female organs that produce sex hormones such as estrogen and progesterone and where fol- licle cells are stored and mature into ova
The female hormone responsible for regulating ovulation, endometrial development, and the development of female sexual characteristics.
The female hormone responsible for the release of ova and implan- tation of the fertilized egg in the uterine wall.
A fluid-filled sac on the surface of the ovary, formed during normal ovulation; sometimes cysts may swell and cause pain and abnor- mal bleeding.
The beginning of menstruation during puberty; a girl's first period.
Absence of the period
very painful menstruation
Abnormal uterine bleeding
when tampons are used too long
Toxic shock syndrome
A set of symptoms that may occur during the days just before and during the start of a woman's period, which includes irritability, depressed mood, and feelings of physical bloating or cramping.
Pre-menstrual syndrome (PMS)
A significantly more intense and debilitating form of PMS.
Pre-menstural Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
Midlife, series of changes over years and years
The physical and psychological changes many women experience during the decade leading up to menopause.
The creators of the EPOR model
Masters and johnson
The first phase of the EPOR model
The second phase of the EPOR model
The Third Phase of the EPOR model
The fourth phase of the EPOR model
--------- is put on a penis directly before sex
the emotional and physical feeling of satisfaction, relaxation, and intimacy that follows the act of making love.
A small-tshaped device insterted into the uterous by a dr and used as birthcontrol
the act of enaging in no sexual activites at all
Anthony _____________ authored laws making contraceptives illegal
the disadvanage of ___________contraception is that it provides no prection from stis
Margaret__________- opened the first birth control clinic
__________ with any liquid is not recommended as birth control or as routine vaginal hygiene
______________ abstinence refers to avoiding sexual activities that involve any risk of pregnancy or stis
______________- stage model includes desire excitment and orgasm
Kaplan's three stage model
A abrrier method inserted in the vagina that blocks sperm from passing to the cervix
instered in the vagina and left for 3 weeks which prevents ovulation
paraurethral or_________________ in some women may produce liquid during orgasm.
Seduction, sensations, surrender, and reflection are apart of
Reeds erotic stimulus pathway theory
Mythical substances believed to enhance sexual arousal and desire
a persistently low level or lack of sexual fantasies or desire for sexual acitivity
hypoactive sexual desire/inhibited sexual desire
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