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2011-06-22 16:12:52

Homosexual men taking bicalutamide for prostate cancer were much more likely to report sexual problems during treatment than heterosexual patients, according to a study in the July issue of the urology journal BJUI. Researchers from Romania and the USA studied 17 heterosexual men and 12 homosexual men receiving a 50mg daily dose of bicalutamide, a fast-acting, non-steroidal anti-androgen, which is similar to other anti-androgens, but with reportedly fewer side effects. They discovered that...

2011-06-15 20:47:33

A University of Iowa study found that women who make their sexual debut as young teens are more likely to divorce, especially if "the first time" was unwanted, or if she had mixed feelings about it. Published in the April issue of the Journal of Marriage and Family, the analysis found that 31 percent of women who had sex for the first time as teens divorced within five years, and 47 percent divorced within 10 years. The divorce rate for women who delayed sex until adulthood was far lower: 15...

2011-06-15 06:30:00

CRANBURY, N.J., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Palatin Technologies, Inc. (NYSE Amex: PTN), a biopharmaceutical company developing bremelanotide for sexual dysfunction indications, announced presentation and publication of a report on validation of a scale for subjective male sexual arousal. The underlying study was supported by grants from Palatin. Michael A. Perelman, Ph.D., of the New York Presbyterian Hospital and the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, presented the poster on...

2011-06-14 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Household relationships, gender preferences and population penetration aren't exclusive to the U.S. Census - new findings released today as part of the Trojan® U.S. SEX CENSUS uncovers that the sexual habits of our nation are just as multiplied and diverse as the population. On a national level, the survey finds that the average American (18 and over) has sex 120 times a year (2.3 times per week), and reports very high...

2011-06-09 12:30:00

Effort Seeks To Make It Unprofitable For NBC To Exploit Women WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NBC is contributing to the sexual objectification and exploitation of women and encouraging greater acceptance of pornography with its soon-to-be-aired series, "The Playboy Club," according to The Coalition for the War on Illegal Pornography, which is launching a full-scale effort to stop the show from being profitable. "Since the 50s, sleazy Hugh Hefner and his Playboy...

2011-05-25 12:21:00

In the news release, Anti-Pornography Group Says, 'We Believe in Science!', issued May 25, 2011 by Fight The New Drug over PR Newswire, we are advised by a representative of the company that due to discrepancies in the intended message, portions of the release have been revised. The complete, updated release follows: Anti-Pornography Group Uses Science to Educate As the political and moral debate surrounding pornography continues, anti-pornography group, Fight The New Drug, says science...

2011-04-16 00:00:28

In new book, author comes clean about "Ëœdirty' past and finds God's grace. Longwood, FL (Vocus/PRWEB) April 15, 2011 After struggling with an addiction to child pornography, Bruce D. Hughes' world was turned upside down in a way he never imagined. As the news media splashed stories of his fall from grace (which was made very public), memories of the sexual abuse he suffered as a child ran through his mind, images that fueled the strange grip pornography had on his soul. In The...

2011-02-14 14:40:09

Researchers using DNA microarrays to diagnose developmental disabilities or congenital anomalies in children may unexpectedly identify that some have been conceived through incest. This raises social and legal issues that institutions and the scientific community must address, said researchers from Baylor College of Medicine in a report that appears in the current issue of the journal Lancet. "We have discussed these issues with legal and ethics experts at Baylor and Texas Children's...

2011-01-06 09:10:00

SADDLE BROOK, N.J., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The FDA's nod to a new testosterone gel for men will expand the options they have to address the problems of sexual dysfunction. "So where does this leave women?" asks Rachel Braun Scherl, president of Semprae Laboratories, Inc. The announcement of the approval of Fortesta comes just months after the FDA's unanimous rejection of Flibanserin. Dubbed the "pink pill," the female Viagra equivalent, many thought it would be the game changer in...

2010-12-09 14:15:00

A new study by sexual health researchers at Indiana University found that women who used lubricant during sex reported significantly higher levels of satisfaction and pleasure. The study, involving 2,453 women, is the largest systematic study of this kind, despite the widespread commercial availability of lubricant and the gaps in knowledge concerning its role in alleviating pain or contributing to other health issues. "In spite of the widespread availability of lubricants in stores and on...


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