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APA Releases Report on Sexuality Debate

ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Psychological Association has released a new report today at its annual convention in Toronto acknowledging that an individual's faith is an important variable when it comes to dealing with conflicts between religious bel...

Dr. Gunther von Hagens 'HUMAN SAGA' Project Presents Sexuality and Reproduction in New Exhibit, The Cycle of Life.

BERLIN, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Anatomist, Dr. Gunther von Hagens, creator of the BODY WORLDS exhibitions, who set out three years ago to present the human saga in its entirety, introduced the latest volume in his "HUMAN SAGA" project this week. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/2...

Parents' sexuality influences adoption choices

A couple's sexual orientation determines whether or not they prefer to adopt a boy or a girl. Gay men are more likely to have a gender preference for their adopted child whereas heterosexual men are the least likely. What's more, couples in heterosexual relationships are more likely to prefer girl...

Dr. Karen E. Boyle Joins Chesapeake Urology Associates as Director of Reproductive Medicine and Surgery, Sexuality and Aesthetics

CUA expands service in vasectomy reversal, infertility, sperm retrieval, labiaplasty, vaginal rejuvenation, erectile dysfunction, varicocele repair, genital cosmetic surgery Multimedia content available at http://www.chesapeakeurology.com/DrKarenBoyle BALTIMORE, Dec. 8 /PRNewsw...

Intimacy and Sexuality After Cancer: Questions Answered and Concerns Addressed

The Women's Sexual Health Foundation (TWSHF) released an issue of the Women's Sexual Health Journal devoted entirely to women's sexuality and cancer, a topic the Foundation frequently addresses with healthcare professionals, cancer patients and survivors. Experts answer questions and concerns wom...

Homosexuals' negative feelings about sexuality predict poor mental and sexual health

Researchers at the University of Minnesota have published a study showing that the degree of internalized homonegativity (negative attitude towards homosexuality) among homosexual men is what predicts poor mental and sexual health not the act of being homosexual. As part of attending an HIV pr...

Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice to Hold National Black Religious Summit on Sexuality

WASHINGTON, June 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reverend Carlton W. Veazey, President and CEO of the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC), announces the Coalition's 12th Annual National Black Religious Summit on Sexuality, to be held July 9-11, 2008 at the Howard University School...

Film Festival on Gender Sexuality Draws Crowds

Sensitive issues, poignant emotions and subjects that are not often discussed like cross-dressing, homosexuality and the human body were the mainstay of the international film festival on gender and sexuality, which attracted quite a crowd on its first day Saturday. Brought together by th...

PM Stresses Need for More Awareness on Human Sexuality

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday urged parliamentarians to help create more awareness on issues related to human sexuality considering the social and// economic burdens imposed by diseases like HIV/AIDS on the young population. "I make particular emphasis on the control of AIDS because...

'Go to the doctor? Only if I'm really sick ...'

...eaten their masculinity. Because they prove their masculinity through their sexuality and sexual performance, seeking medical advice including HIV/AIDS testing g...ulinity as the standard. However, when they are economically marginalized, sexuality and sexual performance become the means by which they prove their masculini...
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Trojan(R) and the National Sexuality Resource Center's Campaign for Sexual Literacy Recognize Outstanding College Reporting on Sexual Health

Official Call for Entries: 2007 Trojan Evolve Student Journalism Award PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The makers of Trojan(R) brand condoms and the NSRC's Campaign for Sexual Literacy are now accepting entries for the inaugural Trojan Evolve Student Journalism Award. The ...

Faith and Civil Society Leaders Call for Truth and Leadership in U.S. HIV Prevention Efforts

...ciety, United Methodist Church; International Women's Health Coalition; National Council of Jewish Women; Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice; sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS); Union for Reform Judaism; Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations; United...

The ED Conversation Dilemma: Forty Percent of Men with ED Don't Talk to Their Doctor, Survey Finds

...rtunately, men tend not to talk about ED with their partner, their doctor or their friends," said Michael A. Perelman, Ph.D., co-director of the Human sexuality Program at the Payne Whitney Clinic at NY Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City. "As a psychologist and sexual medicine specialist, I would en...

Honor Society of Nursing Recognizes Researcher of HIV Risk Prevention for Poor and Underserved

...mmott received a bachelor of science in nursing from the Hampton Institute of Nursing, and a master of science in nursing and doctoral degree in human sexuality education from the University of Pennsylvania. Her campus positions at the University of Pennsylvania include assistant provost for gender and minorit...

Sexual Function Affected by Stem Cell Transplant According to Long-Term Study

...urther, males are likely to recover from these changes over time, while the sexuality of female patients remains compromised. In addition, neither male nor femal...going stem cell transplantation be made aware of potential changes in their sexuality and given resources to address these needs to help improve long-term qualit...
Sexuality in Medical Dictionary

Speech problems

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Sexual Problems

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Sexual Health

... Provides access to sexuality information, education, mutual support, counseling, and other resources. Find in-depth articles on men's and women's sexual health information...

Penis

... Explores male sexuality issues, including andropause, hypospadias, penis size, masturbation, and oral sex. Photographs of the variation in penile shaft, glans, and ski...

Patches

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Intercourse

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Family Planning

...lanning of when to have children, and the use of birth control and other techniques to implement such plans. Other techniques commonly used include sexuality education, prevention and management of... Nonprofit organization provides financial support to organizations offering family planning , rep...

Clitoris

... Dedicated to understanding the clitoris , and female sexuality as a whole. User-edited article about clitoris , the sexual organ present only in the female mammals. Information about the clitoris , the...

Adolescent pregnancy

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Adolescents

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Sexuality in Biological News

Gene determines whether male body odor smells pleasant

... scent, and in whether one's perception of this potent compound can influence behavior. "Since some mammals clearly use androstenone to communicate sexuality and dominance within a social hierarchy, it's intriguing to think whether the same thing may happen in humans," Vosshall says. "If so, what happens to...

Did 'ABCs' cause Uganda's fall in HIV rates?

...V," they say, "puts these girls at great danger of exploitation and ignorance, depriving them of the opportunity to learn the needed tools to approach sexuality in a healthy and informed manner." ...

A new male-specific gene in algae unveils an origin of male and female

...als, plants, and some algae, but how did such transitions occur" In their new work, the researchers established a genetic connection between male sexuality of an oogamous multicellular green algae species, Pleodorina starrii, and one of the mating types of its isogamous ancestor, the unicellular alga Clam...

Sex: It's costly but worth it. Just ask a microbe

...ter about the high cost of relationship maintenance, take comfort in knowing that microbes share your pain. In the first study to examine the cost of sexuality in microbes, Jianping Xu, associate professor of biology at McMaster University, found that sex exacts physical, morphological and behavioural stress ...

Progress on HIV/AIDS significant but insufficient

...lobally, fewer than one person in five had access to services to prevent AIDS, owing to the hesitation of leaders and to persistent taboos relating to sexuality and high-risk behaviour. The main recommendations included targeting prevention efforts in countries where the epidemic was concentrated among very vu...
Sexuality in Biological Definition

Botany

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Human

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Lynn Margulis

...ion from Our Microbial Ancestors , HarperCollins, ISBN 004570015X Margulis, Lynn and Dorion Sagan, 1991, Mystery Dance: On the Evolution of Human sexuality , Summit Books, ISBN 0671633414 Margulis, Lynn, ed, 1991, Symbiosis as a Source of Evolutionary Innovation: Speciation and Morphogenesis , The MI...
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Vagina

...pular culture. Includes an A-Z index of issues and theories regarding one woman's womanhood. Dedicated to understanding the clitoris, and female sexuality as a whole. Explains the vulva, clitoris, hymen, and other parts of the genitalia. From the Society for Human Sexuality. Inquiry into women's...
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