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Animals and sexual habits.

August 9, 2019 Aadhira 0

We humans need to start looking at animals to understand more about consent and sexual behaviour. Animals sexual behavior takes many different forms, including within the same species. Common mating or reproductively motivated systems include monogamy, polygyny, polyandry, polygamy and promiscuity. Other sexual behaviour may be reproductively motivated or non-reproductively motivated. When animal sexual behaviour is reproductively motivated, it is often termed mating or Read More

Animals in love: Do they feel heartbreak?

July 30, 2019 Aadhira 0

There’s no doubt many animals grieve the loss of family and friends Animals experience rich and deep emotions- there is no doubt about it. It’s not a matter of if emotions have evolved in animals but why they have evolved as they have. We must never forget that our emotions are the Read More

The Bruce effect: Termination of pregnancy in animals.

July 20, 2019 Aadhira 0

The bruce effect or pregnancy block is the tendency of the female (in some rodents) to psysiologically abort the pregnancy due to the presence of a new male. The female recognises the new male based on the odor. This odor causes Bruce effect. But here goes the complex part: Replacement Read More

Always Aroused: Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder

June 7, 2019 Aadhira 0

Imagine constantly feeling as if your body is on the brink of orgasm. Orgasm? Despite an absence of any sexual desire! This is the struggle faced by those who have PGAD: a debilitating and distressing disorder that predominantly affects women. PGAD: What does it mean? In PGAD, a person’s genitals Read More

Sexual health check: why is it important?

June 1, 2019 Aadhira 0

If you’re sexually active, it’s important to keep an eye on your sexual health and do a regular sexual health check. What is Sexual Health? When people think about sexual health, they mostly assume sexual health is about sexually transmissible infections (STIs) or sexual dysfunction. They are definitely part of sexual health, Read More

Ovarian Torsion aka Adnexal Torsion

May 23, 2019 Aadhira 0

It is an uncommon cause of acute abdominal pain in females, but it is a ‘gynecologic emergency’- Ovarian Torsion is a condition that occurs when an ovary twists around the ligaments that hold it in place. This twisting can cut off blood flow to the ovary and fallopian tube. It Read More

Vasectomy : Male Birth Control Method?

May 9, 2019 Aadhira 1

Va–sec–to–my???? What is that? I know most of you are confused. I was the same too when I heard of it at first. Because, in our society, We hardly think about ‘men’ when it comes to birth control (Apart from condom). There are ways a man can ensure that chances Read More

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