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.Human sexual behavior or human sexual practices or human sexual activities refers to the manner in which humans experience and express their sexuality.^ Her positive experiences with human diurnal activities.

^ If you are referring to human behavior as it...
  • WikiAnswers - Human Behavior Questions including "How can you recognize a narcissist" 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC wiki.answers.com [Source type: General]

^ Stress and human behavior: Attractiveness, women’s sexual development, post-partum depression, and baby’s cry.
  • Human Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences (HEBS) at UNM - Randy Thornhill 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.unm.edu [Source type: Academic]

.It encompasses a wide range of activities, such as strategies to find or attract partners (mating and display behavior), interactions between individuals, physical or emotional intimacy, and sexual contact.^ Sexual selection and insect mating behavior.
  • Human Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences (HEBS) at UNM - Randy Thornhill 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.unm.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Differences in the sexuality of individual males and of individual females cover a wide range.
  • Human Sexuality and Sexual Behavior - Evangelical Lutheran Church in America 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.elca.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Don't try to ease the hurt of a painful emotional experience in your past by engaging in sexual behavior that does not agree with your beliefs and values.
  • Texas Health Textbooksand Abstinence-Only Sex Education 11 October 2009 10:23 UTC www.texscience.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The term sexual activity can refer both to acts involving two or more people, as in sexual intercourse, oral sex, or mutual masturbation, and to the one person activity of masturbation.^ The term "sexual behavior" can refer to any behavior that involves a "sexual response" of the body.
  • Human Sexual Behavior 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www2.hu-berlin.de [Source type: Original source]

^ Remember: oral sex takes two people, and so does safer oral sex.
  • GMHC: FAQ's about Gay Sex 23 September 2009 0:49 UTC www.gmhc.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Sexual behavior stimulated to the point of sexual arousal and release takes a variety of directions including: (a) masturbation; (b) heterosexual, with a person of the other gender; (c) homosexual, with a person of one's own gender; (d) bisexual, satisfied by both male and female; (e) with animals.
  • Human Sexuality and Sexual Behavior - Evangelical Lutheran Church in America 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.elca.org [Source type: Original source]

.In some cultures sexual activity is considered acceptable only within marriage, although premarital and extramarital sex are universal.^ Basic physiological knowledge, sex education, sexual myths, premarital and marital sexual behavior, homosexuality, pornography, etc.
  • American University - Course Enrollment Counts 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.american.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ The fact that these universals transcend divergent animal groups and cultures suggest that there must be more than a cultural basis for these sex differences.
  • Recovering: Chapter 16 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.leaderu.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Since the church holds that genital sexual activity is in any case permissible only within marriage, that must give the question precise form.
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

.Some sexual activities are illegal either universally or in some countries, and some are considered against the norms of a society.^ The author considers the implications of a jurisprudential reliance on constructive immutability in the specific context of litigation challenging discrimination against sexual and gender minorities.

^ Except for some spermatophore-donating insects, and a few fish and birds, competition between males for sexual opportunity seems almost universal.
  • David Brin's Official Web Site: "Neoteny and Two-Way Sexual Selection in Human Evolution" (article) 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.davidbrin.com [Source type: Original source]

^ There is no other aspect of human sexual activity about which it has been more important to have some precise knowledge of the incidences and frequencies.
  • Kinsey Report on male sex behavior, Ch. 21 Homosexual Outlet 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.well.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.For example, sexual activity with a minor and sexual assault in general are criminal offenses in many jurisdictions.^ As already pointed out, genital sexual activity is in no way necessary to such love and in many instances would be destructive of it.
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Sexual Activity Sexual Health A sexually healthy person is someone who is, in the mind and body, generally healthy.

^ Students who raise questions about sexual activity and contraception are generally told to discuss such issues at home.
  • Texas Health Textbooksand Abstinence-Only Sex Education 11 October 2009 10:23 UTC www.texscience.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

Contents

Aspects of human sexual behavior

Sexual pleasure

.Sexual pleasure is the pleasure a person derives from any kind of sexual activity, most commonly through orgasm.^ Human sexual development follows a progression that, within certain ranges, applies to most persons.
  • THE SURGEON GENERAL CALL TO ACTION TO PROMOTE SEXUAL HEALTH AND RESPONSIBLE SEXUAL BEHAVIOR 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.sexsmartfilms.com [Source type: Academic]
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ So in the end we are left with our question: What social and moral good is created specifically by the genital sexual activity of persons of the same gender?
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Find out the truth about vaginal orgasms - and why most women simply cannot achieve a vaginal orgasm during sexual intercourse.

.The most common pleasurable sexual activities are masturbation and sexual intercourse (including foreplay).^ Sexual Activity Moods and Behavior of a Manic Episode Describes the moods and behaviors common to a manic episode By Holly Berry   |  Published 4/22/2009 More topics: Moods .

^ However, I have several questions about his understanding of the nature of ritual activity so I prefer to limit the discussion here to the value of sexual intercourse as a symbolic activity .
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Find out the truth about vaginal orgasms - and why most women simply cannot achieve a vaginal orgasm during sexual intercourse.

.Some people derive sexual pleasure from fetishism and/or BDSM.^ Some people have rather disturbing outlets for their sexual repression.
  • can a woman rape a man? [Archive] - The Superhero Hype! Boards 23 September 2009 0:51 UTC forums.superherohype.com [Source type: Original source]

^ (Including some pretty far out ideas for her sexual pleasure!

^ It points out some of the indicators of abuse and lists a group of people who been identified frequently as child sexual abusers.

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Cultural aspects

.As with other behaviors, human intelligence and complex societies have produced among the most complicated sexual behaviors of any animal.^ Animal social complexity: Intelligence, culture, and individualized societies .
  • Spent - Geoffrey Miller - Penguin Group (USA) 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC us.penguingroup.com [Source type: Academic]

^ Animal and Human behavior are closely related.
  • Circumcision and Human Behavior - a knol by George 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC knol.google.com [Source type: Academic]

^ Sexual behavior in the human female .

.Most people experiment with a range of sexual activities during their lives, though they tend to engage in only a few of these regularly.^ But they find that in most cases the sexual contact occurs only a few times.
  • Human sexual contact with animals - New insights from current Research 15 September 2009 2:49 UTC www.fifine.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ People engage in different patterns of sexual activity at different times of their lives.
  • Why Do We Know So Little About Human Sex 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC cas.bellarmine.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ People will choose how they live their lives.
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.Most people enjoy some sexual activities.^ In some cultures sexual activity is considered acceptable only within marriage, although extramarital sex still takes place within such cultures.
  • Human Sexual Behavior - Kosmix : Reference, Videos, Images, News, Shopping and more... 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC health.kosmix.com [Source type: Academic]

^ Some sexual activities are illegal either universally or in some countries, and some are considered against the norms of a society.
  • Human Sexual Behavior - Kosmix : Reference, Videos, Images, News, Shopping and more... 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC health.kosmix.com [Source type: Academic]

^ Keywords: Gender identity, human sexuality , sexual functioning, sexual orientation...This is also the case in the field of human sexuality that for most people is limited to...
  • Biological factors in human sexuality. - The Journal of Sex Research | Encyclopedia.com 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.encyclopedia.com [Source type: Academic]

.Some people enjoy many different sexual activities, while others avoid sexual activities altogether for religious or other reasons (see chastity, sexual abstinence).^ People have different sexual desires.

^ It would seem then that NHSLS data supply some support for those who see circumcision as performing a positive role in promoting healthy sexual behavior.
  • Circumcision in the United States: Prevalence, Prophylactic Effects, and Sexual Practice 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.circs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Yet it seems very significant that these different gifts correspond very well to the different roles given to men and women in Scripture (see other chapters in this book).
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.Some prefer monogamous relationships for sex, and others may prefer many different partners throughout their lives.^ No other sex differences were found.

^ Sex differences in sexual psychology produce Sex-similar preferences for a short-term mate.

^ Dimorphism, one sex smaller than the other, is an indication of differing roles.
  • Human Evolution 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.onelife.com [Source type: Original source]

Social norms and rules

.Human sexual behavior, like many other kinds of activity engaged in by human beings, is generally governed by social rules that are culturally specific and vary widely.^ Human sexuality includes all that we are as human beings.
  • Human Sexuality and Sexual Behavior - Evangelical Lutheran Church in America 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.elca.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Sexual behavior in the human female .

^ Anthropologists find similar kinds of universal sex-specific behaviors among human cultures.
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.These social rules are referred to as sexual morality (what can and can not be done by society's rules) and sexual norms (what is and is not expected).^ So in the end we are left with our question: What social and moral good is created specifically by the genital sexual activity of persons of the same gender?
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

^ What social or moral good would such sexual activity per se promote such that the biblical rejection of it could be set aside?
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Articles in this section have been chosen to cast light on how the teachings of the Church intersect with the various social, moral, and legal developments in secular society.

.In most cultures attitudes towards premarital sex and the use of contraceptives can correlate to religious beliefs.^ Eric D. Knowles: Cultural influences on social inference, white racial identity, beliefs and attitudes concerning intergroup inequality, social and political ideology .
  • School of Social Ecology - Department of Psychology and Social Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.editor.uci.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ The author concludes that arguments for a comprehensive approach to student health, as well as yearly health education programs that consider cultural attitudes and beliefs, are therefore supported.

^ Young Adolescent Attitudes Toward Sex and Substance Use: Implications for AIDS Prevention [HTML 0kb] This paper explores differences in adolescents' attitudes, beliefs, and resistance skills regarding sexual behaviors and use of substances in the context of AIDS prevention.

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.Sexual ethics, morals, and norms relate to issues including deception/honesty, legality, fidelity and consent.^ The legal implications, public relations aspects, and moral issues are also addressed.

^ Interviewers asked the respondents about the issues and ideologies behind their decisions to participate in the conflict and about their perceptions of sexuality education in relation to contemporary American society.

^ C. Psychologists also strive to become familiar with applicable legal and regulatory standards and procedures, including state and Federal laws governing child protection issues.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

.Some activities, known as sex crimes in some locations, are illegal in some jurisdictions, including those conducted between (or among) consenting and competent adults (examples include sodomy law and adult-adult incest).^ This child is not a consenting adult, so therefore incest is not between consenting adults.
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^ Consenting adults do all kinds of things that are immoral, but it is unlawful to have sex or children with a family member.
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^ But God has revealed only one law of moral conduct, which is abstinence outside of lawful marriage between a man and a woman, and fidelity within marriage.
  • Behavior - Evergreen International-Helping Latter-Day Saints overcome same-sex attraction (homosexuality) 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.evergreeninternational.org [Source type: Original source]

.Some people who are in a relationship but want to hide homosexual or heterosexual activity from their partner, may solicit consensual sexual activity with others through personal contacts, online chat rooms, or, advertising in select media.^ A person can become infected with HIV through a single sexual contact.
  • Behavior - Evergreen International-Helping Latter-Day Saints overcome same-sex attraction (homosexuality) 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.evergreeninternational.org [Source type: Original source]

^ Before I tell you the basis of my method , I want you to know that this method applies to all types of sexual relationships, and it works for all women: including heterosexual women, bisexual women, lesbian women, married couples and partners (whether they live together or not), young and old, sexually experienced and sexually inexperienced.

^ Among young people, 10-17 years of age, who regularly use the Internet, one-quarter had encountered unwanted pornography in the past year, and one-fifth had been exposed to unwanted sexual solicitations or approaches through the Internet (Finkelhor et al, 2000).
  • THE SURGEON GENERAL CALL TO ACTION TO PROMOTE SEXUAL HEALTH AND RESPONSIBLE SEXUAL BEHAVIOR 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.sexsmartfilms.com [Source type: Academic]
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

.Some people engage in various sexual activities as a business transaction.^ Teacher Sexsomnia: Interesting Facts About Sleep Sex Those afflicted with sexsomnia engage in sexual activity while asleep.

^ For instance, there are some who engage in both heterosexual and homosexual activities in the same year, or in the same month or week, or even in the same day.
  • Kinsey Report on male sex behavior, Ch. 21 Homosexual Outlet 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.well.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Variations in parental care predict the age of puberty, sexual activity in adolescence and the age at first pregnancy in humans.
  • PLoS ONE: Maternal Programming of Sexual Behavior and Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Gonadal Function in the Female Rat 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.plosone.org [Source type: Academic]

.When this involves having sex with, or performing certain actual sexual acts for another person in exchange for money or something of value, it is called prostitution.^ Criminal law imposes penalties for certain kinds of sexual activities, considering factors such as age, consent of both parties, the actual act performed, and the location in which it takes place.
  • THE SURGEON GENERAL CALL TO ACTION TO PROMOTE SEXUAL HEALTH AND RESPONSIBLE SEXUAL BEHAVIOR 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.sexsmartfilms.com [Source type: Academic]
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Human sexual behavior also involves gender identity, the perception of oneself as male or female, and gender role behavior (also termed social sex or social identity), the various processes by which gender identity is communicated to others.
  • The Role of Androgens in Male Gender Role Behavior -- Wilson 20 (5): 726 -- Endocrine Reviews 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC edrv.endojournals.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Human sexual development follows a progression that, within certain ranges, applies to most persons.
  • THE SURGEON GENERAL CALL TO ACTION TO PROMOTE SEXUAL HEALTH AND RESPONSIBLE SEXUAL BEHAVIOR 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.sexsmartfilms.com [Source type: Academic]
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

.Other aspects of the adult industry include (for example) telephone sex operators, strip clubs, pornography and the like.^ For example, in females, the lordosis reflex has been investigated to the virtual exclusion of any other aspect of feminine sexual behavior.
  • The Psychopharmacology of Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.acnp.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Three of the books fail to mention condoms or other forms of contraception, and all four fail to include a detailed discussion of sex education, she said.
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^ It is presumable that human scent, apart from the above-mentioned functions, could - like other cues in mate selection - also signal aspects of reproductive fitness.
  • NEL, Human Pheromones: "Integrating Neuroendocrinology and Ethology" 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.nel.edu [Source type: Academic]

.Most societies consider it a serious crime to force someone to engage in sexual behavior or to engage in sexual behavior with someone who does not consent.^ Don't try to ease the hurt of a painful emotional experience in your past by engaging in sexual behavior that does not agree with your beliefs and values.
  • Texas Health Textbooksand Abstinence-Only Sex Education 11 October 2009 10:23 UTC www.texscience.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Sexual Behavior How Sexual Discrimination is More Prevalent Than Most Care to Know This article describes sexual discrimination and explains some of the causes and what we women can do about it.

^ Some folks consider it obvious that most human economic behavior is driven by status-seeking etc.: See ‘On the origins and psychology of human status-seeking’ above .
  • Spent - Geoffrey Miller - Penguin Group (USA) 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC us.penguingroup.com [Source type: Academic]

.This is called sexual assault, and if sexual penetration occurs it is called rape, the most serious kind of sexual assault.^ The HIV education components of this series are called "Into Adolescence: Learning About AIDS" and "Entering Adulthood: Preventing Sexually Related Disease."

^ Pomeroy speculates that incest occurs most frequently at the two extremes of society, since rich and poor tend to be less affected by sexual taboos.

^ The Sexual Offences Act 2003: 1 Rape (1) A person (A) commits an offence if- (a) he intentionally penetrates the vagina, anus or mouth of another person (B) with his penis, (b) B does not consent to the penetration, and (c) A does not reasonably believe that B consents.
  • can a woman rape a man? [Archive] - The Superhero Hype! Boards 23 September 2009 0:51 UTC forums.superherohype.com [Source type: Original source]

.The details of this distinction may vary among different legal jurisdictions.^ Our culture has changed, and the demands for traditional roles may have varied, yet our basic, God-given physiological differences have not.
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^ To better understand the influences and roles of factors that may lead to sex differ- ences, the committee makes the following recommendations: RECOMMENDATION 4: Investigate natural variations.
  • Exploring the Biological Contributions to Human Health: Does Sex Matter? 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC lab.nap.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ With respect to populations, however, one may ask how much of the observed variation in behavior is attributable to genetic differences and how much to environment.
  • 87.05.03: The Effects of Institutions on Human Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.yale.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Also, precisely what constitutes effective consent to have sex varies from culture to culture and is frequently debated.^ Ideas about what constitutes good mental health vary, however, from one culture to another and from one time period to another.
  • Chapter 6: The Human Organism 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.project2061.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Individual attitudes to sex vary widely, but so too do cultural ones.
  • The dizzying diversity of human sexual strategies - life - 26 November 2008 - New Scientist 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.newscientist.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Same Sex: Debating the Ethics, Science, and Culture of Homosexuality (ed.
  • Ethics and social policy in research on the neuroscience of human sexuality - Nature Neuroscience 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.nature.com [Source type: Academic]

.Laws regulating the minimum age at which a person can consent to have sex (age of consent) are frequently the subject of debate, as is adolescent sexual behavior in general.^ Sexual consent behaviors in same-Sex relationships.

^ Criminal law imposes penalties for certain kinds of sexual activities, considering factors such as age, consent of both parties, the actual act performed, and the location in which it takes place.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ The section "Sex and Drug Use are Linked Among Teenagers" discusses the fact that alcohol and other drugs negatively affect good judgment regarding sexual behavior.

.Some societies have forced marriage, where consent may not be required.^ The females are requiring some form of service before consenting to sex (being groomed).
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^ As we can "see", the model of humans being primarily visual creatures may require some reconsideration.
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^ Society has always claimed the right to refuse marriage in some cases (incest, for instance) and to see to the fulfillment of legitimate social and personal responsibilities.
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

Frequency of sexual activity

.The frequency of sexual intercourse might range from zero (sexual abstinence) to 15 or 20 times a week.^ In a few weeks they engaged in sexual intercourse for the first time.

^ The frequency of sexual intercourse in the year prior to the survey increased significantly over time, although the lifetime number of sexual partners did not.

^ Similarly, pheromonal stimuli from a female, first encountered during ovulatory sexual intercourse, might help to neuroendocrinologically condition a male's sexual response, and help to ensure properly timed reproductive sexual behavior [ 81 ].
  • NEL, Human Pheromones: "Integrating Neuroendocrinology and Ethology" 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.nel.edu [Source type: Academic]

[4] .In America, the average frequency of sexual intercourse for married couples is 2 to 3 times a week.^ In a few weeks they engaged in sexual intercourse for the first time.

^ The frequency of sexual intercourse in the year prior to the survey increased significantly over time, although the lifetime number of sexual partners did not.

^ The estate is to be a blessing to the married couple, to protect against the vagaries of passion, feeling, and sexual waywardness.
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

[5] .It is generally recognized that postmenopausal women experience declines in frequency of sexual intercourse[6] and that average frequency of intercourse declines with age.^ The frequency of sexual intercourse in the year prior to the survey increased significantly over time, although the lifetime number of sexual partners did not.

^ (The report also notes that the rate has declined for young women ages 10-14, although they are not the focus here.

^ Among single males who are having homosexual experience the average frequencies rise from 0.8 per week in early adolescence to about 1.3 per week at age 25 and 1.7 per week by age 35 (Table 58).
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.According to the Kinsey Institute, average frequency of sexual intercourse in USA is 112 times per year (age 18-29), 86 times per year (age 30-39), and 69 times per year (age 40-49).^ All models 18 years of age or older at the time of depiction.
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^ According to a recent survey, 100 per cent of female professionals said they had been subjected to sexual harassment by their bosses, 32 per cent said they had had intercourse with them at least once and another seven per cent claimed to have been raped.
  • "No" Means "No More Human Race" - Hit & Run : Reason Magazine 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC reason.com [Source type: Original source]

^ The frequency of sexual intercourse in the year prior to the survey increased significantly over time, although the lifetime number of sexual partners did not.

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Sympathy sex

.Sympathy sex (also called pity sex) is sexual intercourse provided based solely on feelings of sympathy or pity that at least one partner feels for the other.^ Dimorphism, one sex smaller than the other, is an indication of differing roles.
  • Human Evolution 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.onelife.com [Source type: Original source]

^ The frequency of sexual intercourse in the year prior to the survey increased significantly over time, although the lifetime number of sexual partners did not.

^ The section "Sex and Drug Use are Linked Among Teenagers" discusses the fact that alcohol and other drugs negatively affect good judgment regarding sexual behavior.

Hate sex

.Hate sex is consensual sexual intercourse that occurs between two people who strongly dislike or annoy each other.^ The section "Sex and Drug Use are Linked Among Teenagers" discusses the fact that alcohol and other drugs negatively affect good judgment regarding sexual behavior.

^ We have to fight people like Dobson, and those other televangelists (who’s that fat-face one who has the so called university?
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^ Evidence for Pavlovian sexual conditioning was inferred from the development of differential responding between the two groups (See Figure 6 ).

.It is related to the idea that opposition between two people can heighten sexual tension, attraction and interest.^ There was instant sexual tension between us.

^ Evidence for Pavlovian sexual conditioning was inferred from the development of differential responding between the two groups (See Figure 6 ).

^ (The word "fornication" given without explanation can not be assumed to refer to sexual relations between unmarried consenting adults as it can have a wide range of meaning.
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Safety and ancillary issues

There are three main areas of physical risk in sexual activity:
.These risks are increased by any condition (temporary or permanent) which impairs one's judgment, such as excess alcohol or other drugs, or emotional states such as loneliness, depression or euphoria.^ The section "Sex and Drug Use are Linked Among Teenagers" discusses the fact that alcohol and other drugs negatively affect good judgment regarding sexual behavior.

^ Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance--United States, 1997 [HTML 0kb] The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors six categories of health-risk behaviors among youth and young adults: behaviors that contribute to unintentional and intentional injuries, tobacco use, alcohol and other drug use, sexual behaviors, unhealthy dietary behaviors, and physical inactivity.

^ Results suggest that tobacco smoking signaled a modestly increased risk for the subsequent onset of depressed mood, but antecedent depressed mood was not associated with a later risk of starting to smoke tobacco cigarettes.

.Careful consideration can greatly reduce all of these issues.^ This poses a massive and interesting challenge to the human genome project, which in theory should be able ultimately to clarify all of these issues.
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.Sexual behaviors that involve contact with the bodily fluids of another person entail risk of transmission of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).^ Condoms and Sexually-transmitted Diseases .
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^ Sexually transmitted disease surveillance 1999.
  • Adolescent Oral Sex, Peer Popularity, and Perceptions of Best Friends' Sexual Behavior -- Prinstein et al. 28 (4): 243 -- Journal of Pediatric Psychology 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC jpepsy.oxfordjournals.org [Source type: Academic]

^ STD = sexually transmitted disease.
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.Safe sex practices try to avoid this.^ "Should parents wish to teach their children about practicing safe sex, they have every opportunity in the privacy of their family."
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^ I’m guessing there was no torture or coercion involved, but I would be speaking from ignorance if I said any more than that (a practice I try to avoid).
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^ AMALE: "If they want to test their "prostitution" hypothesis, they should try some primate which practices an actual *material* exchange for sex" .
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.These techniques are often seen as less necessary for those in committed relationships with persons known to be free of disease; see fluid bonding.^ Do those who are of homosexual orientation and in a committed relationship with a person of the same gender need to repent of that relationship and either marry someone of the opposite sex or remain celibate?
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^ These tendencies may restrict the person’s freedom, but not his free agency.
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^ The most significant aspect of these relationships, no doubt, is the personal relationship, love and care, between the sexual partners.
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

.Due to health concerns arising from HIV/AIDS, chlamydia, syphilis, gonorrhea, HPV and other sexually transmitted infections, some people require potential sex partners to be tested for STDs before engaging in sex.^ STD = sexually transmitted disease.
  • Evaluation of Dysuria in Adults - April 15, 2002 - American Family Physician 11 October 2009 10:23 UTC www.aafp.org [Source type: Academic]

^ The researchers concluded that in view of their findings, "the likelihood of transmission of HIV and other Sexually Transmitted Diseases among party attendees and secondary partners becomes a real public health concern."

^ What We Know about Nonoxynol-9 for HIV and STD Prevention [HTML 0kb] In April 1997, the National Institutes of Health released preliminary results of a clinical trial studying the potential impact of the spermicide nonoxynol-9 (N-9) on the risk of male-to-female sexual transmission of HIV. The study, conducted among sex workers in Cameroon, found that the N-9 film offered no additional protection against HIV, gonorrhea, and chlamydia for the study participants when provided as part of an overall HIV/STD prevention program including counseling, condom promotion, and STD treatment.

.Sexual behaviors that involve the contact of semen with the vagina or vulva may result in pregnancy.^ Zambia Related Complications of the LHA: Agression, Sexual Behavior & Abnormal Thirst When experiencing a complication involving abnormal aggression and sexual behavior, coupled with hunger and thirst, the complication may be associated with the LHA and MCH within the brain.

^ In this context, our marmoset findings suggest that GnRH II action on female sexual behavior may be mediated through type II receptors alone.
  • Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone II Stimulates Female Sexual Behavior in Marmoset Monkeys -- Barnett et al. 147 (1): 615 -- Endocrinology 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC endo.endojournals.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Laboratory experiments allow for experimental manipulation and control of various stimuli to better ascertain what visual stimuli may be involved in the regulation of sexual responding.

.To prevent pregnancy, many people employ a variety of birth control measures.^ The underpinning of the public health approach to this issue is to apply a variety of interventions at key points to prevent unintended pregnancy from occurring, and thus, ensure that all pregnancies are welcomed.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ However, neither of us wanted her to become pregnant, so we did use birth a variety of birth control methods which allowed me to fuck her naturally, while reducing the risks of pregnancy.

^ The report should be of interest to those working to prevent teen pregnancy from a variety of perspectives.

.The most popular methods of prevention are condoms, spermicides, hormonal contraception, and sterilization.^ According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, condoms are highly effective in preventing transmission of HIV and reduce the risk of most other sexually transmitted diseases.
  • Texas Health Textbooksand Abstinence-Only Sex Education 11 October 2009 10:23 UTC www.texscience.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Clinic Based Programs Prevention programs based in health clinics that have an impact on sexual health and behavior are of three types: counseling and education; condom or contraceptive distribution; and STD/HIV screening.
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^ As in 1982 and 1988, female sterilization, the pill, and the male condom were the most widely used methods in 1995.

Legal issues related to sexual behavior

Same sex laws

.Various forms of same-sex sexual activity have been prohibited under law in many areas at different times in history.^ In many states in the United States there are laws prohibiting same gender sexual relations.
  • appdx.html 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC members.cox.net [Source type: Original source]

^ FEMINISM & PSYCHOLOGY 10(1):46-54 Diamond M IV. Sex and gender: Same or different?
  • http://garfield.library.upenn.edu/histcomp/intersex_keypapers/index-aus.html 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC garfield.library.upenn.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Human sexual behavior also involves gender identity, the perception of oneself as male or female, and gender role behavior (also termed social sex or social identity), the various processes by which gender identity is communicated to others.
  • The Role of Androgens in Male Gender Role Behavior -- Wilson 20 (5): 726 -- Endocrine Reviews 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC edrv.endojournals.org [Source type: Academic]

In 2003, the Lawrence v. Texas United States Supreme Court decision overturned all such laws in the US.[10]
.Usually, though not always, such laws are termed sodomy laws, but also include issues such as age of consent laws, decency laws, and so forth.^ Criminal law imposes penalties for certain kinds of sexual activities, considering factors such as age, consent of both parties, the actual act performed, and the location in which it takes place.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ That's the way state law in VA describes it{I'm sure these types of laws differ from state to state like the proper age of consent, etc.
  • can a woman rape a man? [Archive] - The Superhero Hype! Boards 23 September 2009 0:51 UTC forums.superherohype.com [Source type: Original source]

^ If we’re going to reconstruct the marriage laws so as to include Gays , how then, can you tell those two “consenting adults” that they don’t have the right to marry?
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.Laws prohibiting same-sex sexuality have varied widely throughout history, varying by culture, religious and social taboos and customs, etc.^ Sexual variances in society and history .

^ Dermen, K.H. and Cooper, M.L. Sex-related alcohol expectancies among adolescents: II. Prediction of drinking in social and sexual situations.

^ Basic physiological knowledge, sex education, sexual myths, premarital and marital sexual behavior, homosexuality, pornography, etc.
  • American University - Course Enrollment Counts 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.american.edu [Source type: Academic]

.Often such laws are targeted or applied differently based on sex as well.^ The biological bases of sex differences.

^ The afore-mentioned sex differences in the composition of human axillary secretions may be the basis for such discrimination.
  • NEL, Human Pheromones: "Integrating Neuroendocrinology and Ethology" 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.nel.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ The word is, of course, patterned after and intended to represent the antithesis of the word heterosexual, which applies to a relation between individuals of different sexes.
  • Kinsey Report on male sex behavior, Ch. 21 Homosexual Outlet 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.well.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.For example, laws against same-sex sexual behavior in the United Kingdom during the reign of Queen Victoria, sodomy or "buggery" laws were aimed specifically at male same-sex sexual activity and did not target or even address female homosexuality.^ Familiality of female and male homosexuality.

^ Sexual behavior in the human female .

^ In addition, males and females are sexually dimorphic.

Child sexuality

.Children are naturally curious about their bodies and sexual functions — they wonder where babies come from, they notice anatomical differences between males and females, and many engage in genital play (often mistaken for masturbation).^ The essential difference: The truth about the male and female brain .
  • Spent - Geoffrey Miller - Penguin Group (USA) 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC us.penguingroup.com [Source type: Academic]

^ Linkage between sexual orientation and chromosome Xp28 in males but not in females.

^ Anatomic and functional basis for sexual orientation in males.

Child sex play includes exhibiting or inspecting the genitals. .Many children take part in some sex play, typically with siblings or friends.^ It is noted that some WSW may also shoot drugs, have sex with men, trade sex for money or drugs, be victims of rape or abuse, have sex with many partners, or have artificial insemination.

^ When sex is a natural part of your day, then its no big deal, not like it is with some uptight,"normal" families.

^ His friends found out about it and the only way I could swear them to secrecy was to take them up on their request to have sex with each of them.

[11] .In the past, children were often assumed to be sexually "pure", having no sexuality until later development.^ Children all too often are the victims sacrificed on the altar of sexual self-gratification.
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

^ This is nonsense as both have no medical indication and both harm the physical, sexual and psychological development of the child.
  • Circumcision and Human Behavior :: Mens Health 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.menshealth.co.uk [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I understand the reasoning for brothers and sisters not having children but we are past hat stage and our coupling is strictly for pleasure so I do not really see what harm there is in it.

.Sigmund Freud was one of the first researchers to take child sexuality seriously.^ First, because research often focuses on the dangers of adolescent sexual intercourse, the issue of desire is often overlooked.

^ It also suggests that human sexual orientation, and in particular homosexual orientation, is too complex to be described by one simple model or a single research discipline.
  • MIT OpenCourseWare | Brain and Cognitive Sciences | 9.52-B Topics in Brain and Cognitive Sciences Human Ethology, Spring 2001 | Readings 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC ocw.mit.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Recognize that parents are the child's first educators and must help guide other sexuality education efforts so that they are consistent with their values and beliefs.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

.While his ideas, such as psychosexual development and the Oedipus conflict, have been rejected or labeled obsolete, acknowledging the existence of child sexuality was a milestone.^ Individuals can begin the dialogue - adult with adult, adult with child - by developing their own personal knowledge, attitudes, and skills with respect to sexual health and responsible sexual behavior.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Sexual Relationships Sexuality and Children: Psychology, Development, Behavior and Healthy Attitudes Child sexuality is an edgy issue.

^ This is nonsense as both have no medical indication and both harm the physical, sexual and psychological development of the child.
  • Circumcision and Human Behavior :: Mens Health 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.menshealth.co.uk [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[11] .Alfred Kinsey also examined child sexuality in his Kinsey Reports.^ Factors influencing the reporting of father-child sexual abuse; study of licensed practicing psychologists.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Forensic psychological examination of the child witness in cases of alleged sexual abuse.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ This report presents a summary of American sexual behavior based on examination of various studies.

.Sex play with others usually decreases as children go through their elementary school years, yet they still may possess romantic interest in their peers.^ These members of school health teams can play a variety of roles that have a positive impact on patterns of health behaviors established during school years.

^ Thus alone they may not succeed in teaching their children obedience without the mothers enforcement of her standards.
  • Human polarity: A new context for human origins and behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www2.hawaii.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ They usually recognize their quite specific arousal by homosexual stimuli, but their responses to the opposite sex are still stronger.
  • Kinsey Report on male sex behavior, Ch. 21 Homosexual Outlet 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.well.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Curiosity levels remain high during these years, but it is not until adolescence that the main surge in sexual interest occurs.^ These hormone levels remain high until midsummer and then decline.

^ These members of school health teams can play a variety of roles that have a positive impact on patterns of health behaviors established during school years.

^ The decrease in sexual experience represents a reversal of the increasing trend in sexual intercourse rates among adolescents that occured during the 1970s and 1980s.

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.Child sexual abuse is a form of child abuse in which a child is abused for the sexual gratification of an adult or older adolescent.^ Treating victims of child sexual abuse .
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ A look at child sexual abuse .
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ The Invisible Bridge: Child Sexual Abuse and the Risk of HIV Infection in Adulthood [HTML 0kb] This article explores the connection between child sexual abuse and HIV infection.

[12][13] .In addition to direct sexual contact, child sexual abuse also occurs when an adult asks or pressures a child to engage in sexual activities or uses a child to produce child pornography.^ Treating victims of child sexual abuse .
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ A look at child sexual abuse .
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ The Invisible Bridge: Child Sexual Abuse and the Risk of HIV Infection in Adulthood [HTML 0kb] This article explores the connection between child sexual abuse and HIV infection.

[12][14][15]
.Effects of child sexual abuse include depression,[16] post-traumatic stress disorder,[17] anxiety,[18] propensity to re-victimization in adulthood,[19] and physical injury to the child, among other problems.^ An overview of some psychological issues in child physical and sexual abuse.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Recantation of child sexual abuse cases.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Treating victims of child sexual abuse .
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

[20] .Sexual abuse by a family member is a form of incest, and can result in more serious and long-term psychological trauma, especially in the case of parental incest.^ These include biological factors, parents and other family members, schools, friends, the community, the media, religion, health care professionals, the law, and the availability of reproductive and sexual health services.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Females are more involved in parenting as a result of the close dependence of infants on maternal milk supply.
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^ For girls, the experience of sexual abuse in the family as a child or adolescent is linked to increased risk of adolescent pregnancy (Browning, 1997; Roosa, 1997; Miller, 1998).
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

[21]
.Approximately 15% to 25% of women and 5% to 15% of men were sexually abused when they were children.^ Psychotherapy of sexually abused children and their families .
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Womens sexual arousal is for t he benefi t of men .
  • Human Reproductive Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.rci.rutgers.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Sexual preference: its development in men and women .
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

[22][23][24][25][26] .Most sexual abuse offenders are acquainted with their victims; approximately 30% are relatives of the child, most often fathers, uncles or cousins; around 60% are other acquaintances such as friends of the family, babysitters, or neighbors; strangers are the offenders in approximately 10% of child sexual abuse cases.^ Recantation of child sexual abuse cases.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Treating victims of child sexual abuse .
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Male victims of sexual abuse: A case review within a child protective team.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

.Most child sexual abuse is committed by men; women commit approximately 14% of offenses reported against boys and 6% of offenses reported against girls.^ Psychotherapy and mandated reporting of child abuse.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Recantation of child sexual abuse cases.
  • Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters 19 September 2009 4:04 UTC www.apa.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Against our will: Men, women, and rape .

[22] .Most offenders who abuse pre-pubescent children are pedophiles,[27][28] however a small percentage do not meet the diagnostic criteria for pedophilia.^ However, the question becomes, what has maintained homosexuality in a small but consistent percentage of the human population?
  • MIT OpenCourseWare | Brain and Cognitive Sciences | 9.52-B Topics in Brain and Cognitive Sciences Human Ethology, Spring 2001 | Readings 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC ocw.mit.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Reckless Sexual Behavior Depression and drug abuse can lead to reckless sexual behavior, even among those who are most likely to understand the deadly risks.

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Sexuality in late adulthood

.Changes in sexual behavior occur with age and while humans in late adulthood may be impaired by infirmity, relationship needs such as closeness and sensuality remain.^ That’s what needs to change, not sexual orientation.
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^ Sexual behavior in the human female .

^ Sexual behavior in the human male .

.Aging produces changes in sexual performance.^ For instance, many cues provided by potential mates are highly effective in stimulating LH release and they produce quick-acting changes in sexual behavior.

.Men are more likely to experience these changes than women.^ Are men universally more dismissing than women?
  • Evolutionary Psychology Lab - Todd K. Shackelford 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC toddkshackelford.com [Source type: Academic]

^ Men surveyed were more likely to attribute homosexuality to disease than women.

^ Men are people, just like women.
  • Unfogged: Comment on Aw, Jeez 23 September 2009 0:51 UTC www.unfogged.com [Source type: General]

.For men, orgasms become less frequent and usually need more direct stimulation to produce an erection.^ Men are, on average, more conservative, more authoritarian, more rights-oriented, and less empathy-oriented than women: Eagley et al.
  • Spent - Geoffrey Miller - Penguin Group (USA) 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC us.penguingroup.com [Source type: Academic]

^ It kinda irks me that men, here and at Pandagon, think the point is that we need more men telling us that actually they'd prefer it if we were all size [whatever]s.
  • Unfogged: Comment on Aw, Jeez 23 September 2009 0:51 UTC www.unfogged.com [Source type: General]

^ But as societies become more complex, they form patterns to meet their basic needs.
  • 87.05.03: The Effects of Institutions on Human Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.yale.edu [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.One out of four men, ages 65 to 80, had severe problems getting or keeping erections and this percentage increased with men over 80 years of age.^ This accounts for one male out of every three in the population who is past the early years of adolescence (Table 150, Figure 168).
  • Kinsey Report on male sex behavior, Ch. 21 Homosexual Outlet 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.well.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ In one study, only 15 percent of gay men and 17.3 percent of lesbians had relationships that lasted more than three years.

^ And I never said 30 year olds coudnt hang out with 20 year olds, I just want to know what a man of his age, his status was doing at such a place?
  • UMaine coach faces sexual contact charge - Bangor Daily News 15 September 2009 2:49 UTC www.bangordailynews.com [Source type: General]

.Yet, the use of drugs to treat erectile dysfunction increases the expectations of older adults to have sex.^ The section "Sex and Drug Use are Linked Among Teenagers" discusses the fact that alcohol and other drugs negatively affect good judgment regarding sexual behavior.

^ Youth at Risk: Sex, Drugs, and HIV [HTML 0kb] Adolescents and young adults are at risk for HIV-1 infection due to unprotected sexual intercourse and drug use.

^ The two main ways of spreading HIV are having sex and using contaminated needles to inject drugs.
  • Behavior - Evergreen International-Helping Latter-Day Saints overcome same-sex attraction (homosexuality) 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.evergreeninternational.org [Source type: Original source]

.Despite medical complications and opinions that people in late adulthood should be asexual, many older adults continue to engage in sexual intercourse.^ Older adult sexuality.

^ Many states have special rules for lawsuits brought by adults who suffered sexual abuse as a child.

^ When married couples engage in sexual intercourse and realize the substantial goods of their actions, they are exercising and realizing both the personal and social meaning of their calling, to be for one another ...
  • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

.The results of a recent interview study involving 3,000 adults 57 to 85 years of age have shown that health plays a role in the level of older adults' sexual activity.^ Older adult sexuality.

^ It also impacts the level of counseling training given to health care providers to assess sexual histories, as well as providers' comfort levels in conducting risk-behavior discussions with clients.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ These members of school health teams can play a variety of roles that have a positive impact on patterns of health behaviors established during school years.

.The percentage of sexually active older adults is higher for those that are in good health than those in poor health.^ Older adult sexuality.

^ Just as physical and mental health problems can contribute to sexual dysfunction and diseases, those dysfunctions and diseases can contribute to physical and mental health problems.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ Individuals can begin the dialogue - adult with adult, adult with child - by developing their own personal knowledge, attitudes, and skills with respect to sexual health and responsible sexual behavior.
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

.Older women may be less sexually active due to outliving their partners or men's tendency to marry younger women.^ Womens sexual arousal is for t he benefi t of men .
  • Human Reproductive Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.rci.rutgers.edu [Source type: Academic]

^ Sexual preference: its development in men and women .
  • The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Promote Sexual Health andResponsible Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.ejhs.org [Source type: Academic]

^ The largest decreases in pill use and the largest increases in condom use occurred among never-married women and among black women younger than 25.

.While older adults engage in sexual activity, intimacy and companionship tend to be more important than sex.^ Older adult sexuality.

^ Imagination is more important than knowledge.

^ The fact that these universals transcend divergent animal groups and cultures suggest that there must be more than a cultural basis for these sex differences.
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See also

Footnotes

  1. ^ Sex and Relationships - Sex - 4Health from Channel 4
  2. ^ Improve your orgasm: you may have thought your sexual pleasure was the one thing that couldn't get any better. Think again - Sexual Fitness - physiology | Men's Fitness | Find Articles at BNET.com
  3. ^ Margaret Talbot, Red Sex, Blue Sex, from The New Yorker, November 3, 2008
  4. ^ Sexual health: An interview with a Mayo Clinic specialist
  5. ^ Varcarolis, E.M. (1990). Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing. New York: W.B. Saunders Company. pp. 787. ISBN 0-7216-1976-2. 
  6. ^ "ACOG 2003 Poster, Sociosexual Behavior in Healthy Women". http://www.athenainstitute.com/sciencelinks/acog03.html. Retrieved 2009-01-06. 
  7. ^ "Frequently asked questions to the Kinsey Institute". http://www.kinseyinstitute.org/resources/FAQ.html#frequency. Retrieved 2009-01-06. 
  8. ^ Holbrook, David (1972). The masks of hate: the problem of false solutions in the culture of an acquisitive society. Pergamon Press. p. 118. ISBN 9780080157993. http://books.google.com/books?id=rWYIAQAAIAAJ. 
  9. ^ Institute, American Film (1997). The American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures produced in the United States, Volume 1, Part 2 (reprint ed.). University of California Press. p. 369. ISBN 9780520209701. http://books.google.com/books?id=s1k1RsGvFwwC. 
  10. ^ Lawrence V. Texas
  11. ^ a b c d Santrock, J.W. (2008). A Topical Approach to Life-Span Development (4thed.). New York: McGraw-Hill.
  12. ^ a b "Child Sexual Abuse". Medline Plus. U.S. National Library of Medicine,. 2008-04-02. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/childsexualabuse.html. 
  13. ^ [[American Psychological Association |Committee on Professional Practice and Standards (COPPS), Board of Professional Affairs (BPA), American Psychological Association (APA)]]; Catherine Acuff, Ph.D.; Steven Bisbing, Ph.D.; Michael Gottlieb, Ph.D.; Lisa Grossman, Ph.D.; Jody Porter, Ph.D.; Richard Reichbart, Ph.D.; Steven Sparta, Ph.D.; and C. Eugene Walker, Ph.D (August 1999). "Guidelines for Psychological Evaluations in Child Protection Matters". American Psychologist 54 (8): 586–593. doi:10.1037/0003-066X.54.8.586. PMID 10453704. http://www.apa.org/practice/childprotection.html. Retrieved 2008-05-07. Lay summary – APA PsycNET (2008-05-07). "Abuse, sexual (child): generally defined as contacts between a child and an adult or other person significantly older or in a position of power or control over the child, where the child is being used for sexual stimulation of the adult or other person.". 
  14. ^ Martin, J., Anderson, J., Romans, S., et al. (1993). Asking about child sexual abuse: methodological implications of a two-stage survey, Child Abuse and Neglect, 17, 383-392.
  15. ^ Child sexual abuse definition from the NSPCC
  16. ^ Roosa M.W., Reinholtz C., Angelini P.J. (1999)."The relation of child sexual abuse and depression in young women: comparisons across four ethnic groups," Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology27(1):65-76.
  17. ^ Widom C.S. (1999). "Post-traumatic stress disorder in abused and neglected children grown up," American Journal of Psychiatry; 156(8):1223-1229.
  18. ^ Levitan, R. D., N. A. Rector, Sheldon, T., & Goering, P. (2003). "Childhood adversities associated with major depression and/or anxiety disorders in a community sample of Ontario: Issues of co-morbidity and specificity," Depression & Anxiety; 17, 34-42.
  19. ^ Terri L. Messman-Moore & Patricia J. Long, "Child Sexual Abuse and Revictimization in the Form of Adult Sexual Abuse, Adult Physical Abuse, and Adult Psychological Maltreatment," 15 Journal of Interpersonal Violence 489 (2000).
  20. ^ Dinwiddie S, Heath AC, Dunne MP, et al. (2000). "Early sexual abuse and lifetime psychopathology: a co-twin-control study." Psychological Medicine, 30:41–52
  21. ^ Courtois, Christine A. (1988). Healing the Incest Wound: Adult Survivors in Therapy. W. W. Norton & Company. pp. 208. ISBN 0393313565. 
  22. ^ a b Julia Whealin, Ph.D. (2007-05-22). "Child Sexual Abuse". National Center for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, US Department of Veterans Affairs. http://www.ncptsd.va.gov/ncmain/ncdocs/fact_shts/fs_child_sexual_abuse.html. 
  23. ^ David Finkelhor (summer/fall 1994). "Current Information on the Scope and Nature of Child Sexual Abuse" (PDF). The Future of Children (1994) 4(2): 31-53. http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/pdf/VS75.pdf. 
  24. ^ Crimes against Children Research Center
  25. ^ Family Research Laboratory
  26. ^ Kevin M. Gorey and Donald R. Leslie (April 1997). "The prevalence of child sexual abuse: Integrative review adjustment for potential response and measurement biases". Child Abuse & Neglect (Elsevier Science Ltd.) 21 (4): 391–398. doi:10.1016/S0145-2134(96)00180-9. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science?_ob=ArticleURL&_udi=B6V7N-3SWVJJ8-6&_user=10&_rdoc=1&_fmt=&_orig=search&_sort=d&view=c&_acct=C000050221&_version=1&_urlVersion=0&_userid=10&md5=3bf4125ab05f663f306a1ca792f43398. 
  27. ^ Hall, MD, Ryan C.; Richard C. W. Hall, MD, PA. (2007). "A Profile of Pedophilia: Definition, Characteristics of Offenders, Recidivism, Treatment Outcomes, and Forensic Issues" (PDF). Mayo Clin Proc (MAYO FOUNDATION FOR MEDICAL EDUCATION AND RESEARCH) 82:457-471 2007: 457. doi:10.4065/82.4.457. http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.com/content/82/4/457.full. 
  28. ^ Ames, A. & Houston, D. A. (1990).Legal, social, and biological definitions of pedophilia. Archives of Sexual Behavior. 19(4), 333-342.
  29. ^ Laws, Dr. Richard; William T. O'Donohue (1997). Sexual Deviance: Theory, Assessment, and Treatment. Guilford Press. pp. 175–193. ISBN 1572302410. 

Further reading

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  • Agmo Anders, Functional and dysfunctional sexual behavior.^ These findings suggest that the developmental plasticity of HPG function reflected in the maternal effects reported may regulate individual differences in sexual behavior.
    • PLoS ONE: Maternal Programming of Sexual Behavior and Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Gonadal Function in the Female Rat 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.plosone.org [Source type: Academic]

    ^ Sexual behavior in the female rat occurs as a function of estrogen and progesterone signals at proestrus.
    • PLoS ONE: Maternal Programming of Sexual Behavior and Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Gonadal Function in the Female Rat 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.plosone.org [Source type: Academic]

    ^ This is an essay about the function of law as it confronts sexual behavior.
    • Law and Sexual Behavior 15 January 2010 0:57 UTC www.wordalone.org [Source type: Original source]

    Elsevier 2007
  • Wunsch Serge PhD thesis about sexual behavior Paris, Sorbonne 2007
  • Durex Global Sex Survey 2005 at data360.org

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