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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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I am about to turn 12, and I want to know more about my sexual life and what is safe and unsafe and when I should be experimenting.
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And this new "in" thing is to own another's sex and their sexual life.
The unconventional attire came shortly after the star walked out of a press conference with co-stars Uma Thurman and Christian Slater to promote Lars von Trier's film, the first installment of a two-part drama about a woman's sexual life from girlhood to age 50.
Post 219: The Sexual Life of the Saudi in Ramadan During the day it is hands off.
Despite that treatment results are similar for both treatment approaches; surgery is preferred in younger patients, because of lesser impact on quality of patient's sexual life.
The QC added: "Here was a man who quite clearly had wanted to have a sexual life and felt that it was a failing for him to want to have a sexual life and that he was going against his commitment to celibacy.
Addiction and sexual maladjustment may be associated in a number of ways; drug addiction is correlated with negative affects such as depression, anxiety and anger (Liang, Chikritzhs & Lenton 2011; Aharonovich, Nguyen & Nunes 2001), which in turn are indicators of a maladjusted sexual life (Carvalho & Nobre 2011; Muscatello et al.
Laurent Zessler, UNFPA representative in Afghanistan, said: "Evidence has shown that comprehensive sexual education that is age-appropriate, gender-sensitive and life skills-based can provide young people with the knowledge and efficacy to make informed decisions about their sexual life.