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sex·u·al life

in psychiatry and psychoanalysis, the specifically erotic or sexual interests, fantasies, inclinations, and conduct of the patient.
The directions and manifestations of the sexual drive that contribute to a person’s life-style, sometimes confined to genital activity and sometimes referring to all of the manifestations of libidinal energy in the subject’s personality and relationships

sexual life

'The directions and manifestations of the sexual drive that contribute to a person's life-style, sometimes confined to genital activity and sometimes referring to all of the manifestations of libidinal energy in the subject's personality and relationships'. Cf Sex life.

Patient discussion about sexual life

Q. Give life to her please! Here is a really confusing question to you all. But your reply is a life for her. I know someone who is bipolar and she thinks that her ‘brother’ sexually molested her when they were kids. Can this be a delusion? Or hallucinating?

A. Im going to answer this question a little different;What if she is telling the truth,and her brother is planning on no body believing her? because she has this disease?---keep that in mind when you take her to the DR--mrfoot56

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Misconceptions about sexual life should be cleared.
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