• bisexuality
  • In many developed countries, a strong correlation exists between HIV/AIDS and male homosexuality or bisexuality (the CDC states, "Gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) represent approximately 2% of the United States population, yet are the population most severely affected by HIV"), and association is correlated with higher levels of sexual prejudice such as homophobic attitudes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bergler rejects the existence of bisexuality, maintaining that all supposed bisexuals are homosexuals, and criticizes the work of sex researcher Alfred Kinsey. (wikipedia.org)
  • Innate bisexuality (or predisposition to bisexuality) is a term introduced by Sigmund Freud (based on work by his associate Wilhelm Fliess), that expounds all humans are born bisexual but through psychological development (which includes both external and internal factors) most become monosexual while the bisexuality remains in a latent state. (wikipedia.org)
  • In his Three Contributions to the Theory of Sex (1920), Freud discusses the concept of inversion (i.e. homosexuality) with respect to its innateness, or the biological predisposition to homosexuality or bisexuality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Based on this, he asserts that, "the conception which we gather from this long known anatomical fact is the original predisposition to bisexuality, which in the course of development has changed to monosexuality, leaving slight remnants of the stunted sex. (wikipedia.org)
  • Biological
  • Gender roles and gender identity Gender role is everything you do in your daily life that expresses your maleness or femaleness Gender identity is your personal, inner sense of being male or female Transsexuals -feel that their biological sex does not match their gender identity Transvestites - wear clothing identified with the other gender Intersexed -born with ambiguous genitals, neither fully female nor fully male. (slideplayer.com)
  • Bergler denies that homosexuality is caused by hormonal or other biological factors, the Oedipus complex, or having a dominant mother and a weak or absent father, instead attributing both male and female homosexuality to pre-Oedipal factors involving an unsolved masochistic conflict with the mother during the earliest period of infancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • He dismisses the idea that homosexuals would be as happy as heterosexuals if society tolerated homosexuality, as well as the idea that homosexuality has biological or hormonal causes. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1986
  • In 1986, hemophiliacs treated with commercial concentrates of coagulation factors prepared from pools of plasma were at great risk to contract delta hepatitis infection. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • humans
  • INTRODUCTION: Homosexuality is a stable population-level trait in humans that lowers direct fitness and yet is substantially heritable, resulting in a so-called Darwinian "paradox. (uzh.ch)
  • differences
  • The differences between street MSWs and independent MSWs are important since they could influence the negotiating of safer sex practices with clients. (scielosp.org)
  • Men report experiencing more pleasure from the stimulation of their lips than women do (see below for sex differences in stimulation). (wikipedia.org)
  • therapy
  • For example, access to prophylaxis, access to antiretroviral therapy, and susceptibility to illness and malnutrition are all factors which change people's overall risk of illness due to HIV/AIDS. (wikipedia.org)
  • personality
  • These results may have implications for evolutionary models of homosexuality but are limited by potential mediating variables (such as personality traits) and measurement issues. (uzh.ch)
  • justify
  • Although the official hardline stance on sex is that its natural purpose is purely procreative, many hardliners justify recreational sex within the context of committed relationships as potentially procreative by opting not to use birth control. (wikipedia.org)
  • Theory
  • Three Contributions to the Theory of Sex by Sigmund Freud Dream Psychology by Sigmund Freud Three Commentaries on Gender in Freud's Thought: A Prologue to the Psychoanalytic Theory of Sexuality William I. Grossman, M.D, Donald M. Kaplan, Ph.D. (wikipedia.org)
  • Homosexuality, Birth Order, and Evolution An interesting new theory. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk factors
  • Patients were reevaluated clinically and virologically at six month intervals to ascertain risk factors for acquisition of HBV and HDV infections, and to assess the prevalence and rate of progression of liver disease in each group. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Men are followed at 3-month intervals for 1 year to determine the incidence of and risk factors for prevalent and incident HIV and HSV-2, and to evaluate the effectiveness of retention strategies. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • male
  • To report on the sociodemographic characteristics and work experiences of 31 male sex workers (MSWs) in the city of C√≥rdoba, Argentina. (scielosp.org)
  • We can direct those struggling with homosexuality to biblical passages like Genesis 1:27 to affirm God's original intent in creating us male and female. (ligonier.org)
  • Measures
  • Follow-up of patients who had not been previously transfused, allowed an assessment of the efficacy of current control measures such as HBV immunization and use of heat-treated factor concentrates for prevention of viral infections in hemophiliacs. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Bergler argues against immediately repealing laws against homosexuality, though he suggests that such laws could perhaps be repealed in the future if other measures against homosexuality proved effective. (wikipedia.org)
  • discrimination
  • Current research has found that discrimination against people living with HIV is a contributing factor for delayed initiation of HIV treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • sexually
  • The occurrence of HIV is high among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Lima, Peru, and bacterial sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and HSV-2 (genital herpes) are very prevalent in HIV-positive and -negative MSM there. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • topics
  • He has delivered lectures on various topics including: homosexuality, HIV-AIDS, and gay literature in the Philippines. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miller began writing about the economics of intelligence before expanding to discuss correlations of race and intelligence, sex and intelligence, and topics related to eugenics. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • Such programs could increase the proportion of MSWs who know their HIV serostatus and could make MSWs more aware of the risk of different sex acts performed in commercial sex encounters. (scielosp.org)
  • Bergler argues that there are several different types of homosexuality, each with a distinct clinical profile. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • Nipples: One study administered a questionnaire about sexual activity to 301 participants and found that 81.5% of women reported that stimulating their nipples caused or enhanced sexual arousal and that 59.1% of them asked to have their nipples stimulated during sex. (wikipedia.org)
  • thus
  • The female is thus the homogametic sex, as all her gametes normally have one X chromosome. (britannica.com)
  • book
  • The Anita Bryant Story: The Survival of Our Nation's Families and the Threat of Militant Homosexuality is a 1977 book by Anita Bryant, in which the author provides an account of her evangelical Christian campaign against a gay rights ordinance in Dade County, Florida. (wikipedia.org)
  • The claims Bryant makes about homosexuality in the book have been described as false and unscholarly in nature. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the philosopher Mark D. Jordan, The Anita Bryant Story was originally to have been titled Save Our Children: One Woman's Fight against the Sin of Homosexuality, but after the international relief organization Save the Children secured a preliminary injunction requiring the Bryant's campaign change its name from Save Our Children to avoid confusion, the title of Bryant's book had to be changed as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bergler's book, unlike previous works by authors who had argued that homosexuality is a disease, provoked denunciation and rage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bergler's views about homosexuality have been compared to those of analysts such as Melanie Klein, Irving Bieber, and Charles W. Socarides, and he has been seen as expressing the general psychoanalytic consensus about gay people at the time his book was written. (wikipedia.org)
  • The g Factor: The Book and the Controversy. (wikipedia.org)
  • various
  • The various contributing factors of America's cultural demoralization are examined [including] a disregard for the value of life. (wikipedia.org)
  • persons
  • Those who seek sexual relationships with persons of same sex are directly responsible and cannot be cured, and stated also that homosexuality is a state full of suffering, similar to neurosis and not likely to be alleviated by any reversal of the current mentality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Download
  • By Dr. Raul Nidoy Parents for Education Foundation (PAREF) Association for Single-Sex Education in Asia (ASSEA) Download the article in. (blogspot.com)
  • knowledge
  • Scales were included in order to assess attitudes towards condom use, knowledge about safe sex, perceptions about the risk of getting HIV, individual self-efficacy, and locus of control. (scielosp.org)
  • Helping those enslaved to homosexuality requires basic knowledge of its contributing factors. (ligonier.org)
  • purpose
  • The purpose of sex toys is to provide pleasure and stimulation through an alternative route than just using people's bodies. (wikipedia.org)
  • among
  • In 2010, Dr. Gangcuangco headed one of the largest HIV testing projects among men having sex with men in Metro Manila. (wikipedia.org)
  • points
  • Over the years, the association has faced many criticisms of its representativeness of the Italian population and about its points of view on sexuality, homosexuality and censorship. (wikipedia.org)
  • longer
  • Independent MSWs were economically more settled, had been working longer in the sex industry, and were more comfortable about having sex with men. (scielosp.org)
  • 2004 - Sexual orientaion is no longer seen as a discriminative factor. (wikipedia.org)