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Psychiatry One of 2 primal drives—the other is the aggressive drive—per Freud’s dual-instinct theory
Sexology The personal and subjective desire or readiness to engage in an erotosexual activity

sexual drive

Sexology One of 2 primal drives–the other is the aggressive drive–per Freud's dual-instinct theory; the subjective desire for erotosexual activity. See Libido.
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79%), which are known to have sexual side effects, and the dopamine-reducing effects of which can reduce sexual drive.
The men said that they fear adopting a method like male sterilization because of its perceived impact on their sexual drive, which would ultimately encourage female sexual infidelity.
Considering the five components of sexual functioning separately, there was a lower prevalence of dysfunctional sexual drive in female patients than in female controls (53% vs.
1 Strength of sexual drive 2 Ease of sexual arousal 3 Ease of physical preparedness for intercourse (erection, lubrication) 4 Ability to reach orgasm 5 Satisfaction with quality of orgasm 6 Concern about sexual functioning 7 Concern about impact of sexual functioning on intimate relationship Extremely strong 3% Very strong 3% Somewhat strong 15% Somewhat weak 19% Very weak 24% No SD 36% Note: Table made from pie chart.
There has been an increase in people reporting an absence of sexual drive or desire.
Similarly, Virile is packaged attractively and is described as having the capability of treating the effects of low hormone levels, stress, depression and fatigue, which can affect male sexual drive and performance.
His defense lawyer argued that Aramony was suffering from a brain trauma, a shrunken frontal lobe that made him increasingly irrational and coarsened his sexual drive.
It is widely agreed that our sexual drive has evolved in order to ensure the survival of our genes, and science tells us that the stimulation of reproductive organs activates, in turn, pleasure centres in the brain that provides an incentive for sexual and therefore reproductive activity.
Male fertility is not about having ahigh sexual drive or physical strength.
Lear maintains that Freud distinguishes principles of mental functioning (the pleasure principle and the reality principle) from drives such as the sexual drive and the death drive: drives are characteristic forces within the system which operate according to principles (the sexual drive operates according to the pleasure principle).
Women who have a hyperactive sexual drive tend to be very demanding sexually because their desire for sex is constant.