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A biochemical and physiological response to sexual stimulation that occurs in men and women after puberty

sexual response

Gynecology A biochemical and physiological response to sexual stimulation that occurs in ♂ and ♀ after puberty Phases Excitement, plateau, orgasm, resolution
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We focus here on our efforts to bring about official recognition of the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of Human Sexual Response by world-renowned sex researchers and therapists William Masters and Virginia Johnson, (6) who did much of their early work at Washington University.
Masters and Johnson described the human sexual response as a linear process of distinct phases of excitement, arousal, orgasm and resolution.
MASTERS OF SEX (Channel 4, Tuesday, 9pm) SET in the 1950s, the drama continues to chronicle American gynaecologist William Masters' pioneering research with Virginia Johnson into the nature of human sexual response.
The programme documents American gynecologist William Masters' pioneering research with Virginia Johnson into the nature of human sexual response.
The human sexual response has been defined as a three-stage cycle: Desire; Arousal; Orgasm [2].
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) can adversely affect all aspects of the human sexual response cycle.
They captured the public imagination in 1964 with the publication of their landmark volume, Human Sexual Response, followed quickly by Human Sexual Inadequacy in 1968.
O primeiro texto de Masters & Johnson, Human Sexual Response (A Resposta Sexual Humana), publicado em 1966 nos Estados Unidos, foi o resultado de investigacoes laboratoriais das reacoes fisiologicas e anatomicas de 694 voluntarios (312 homens e 382 mulheres), apos o acompanhamento de 10 mil relacoes sexuais em 11 anos de estudo.
of Technology, Sydney) presents a sociological analysis and critique of the conceptual foundations and practice of William Masters and Virginia Johnson's (1966; 1970) scientific sex research and its clinical applications within the field of sex therapy, as articulated in their texts Human Sexual Response and Human Sexual Inadequacy.
It encompasses many topics in addition to sexual risk reduction, including anatomy and physiology, puberty, body image, gender identity and gender roles, sexual identity and sexual orientation, families, friendships, love, parenting, and human sexual response.
In 1973, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) called homosexuality a "normal human sexual response.
If the reader agrees with Benemann that human sexual response has not changed very much in the past 250 years, then his arguments about intimate relations between men seem more than plausible.

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