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What defines "sex" - male?

XY

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What defines "sex" - female?

XX

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What defines "intersex"?

Sexual characteristics midway between having only a penis and scrotum, and only a vagina and clitoris/labia

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What is "gender roles/expression"?

how the individual contributes to society
how society views the individual
"masculine" vs "feminine"

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Gender roles/expression - ie?

o Dress
o Grooming
o Mannerisms
o Speech patterns
o Social interaction

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Gender identity?

how the individual identities themselves

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Sexual behavior?

how and with who individuals have sex with

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Sexual behavior - ie?

o Heterosexual
o Homosexual
o Bisexual
o Celibate

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Sexual orientation?

based on how individual identifies themselves
not SEX

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Sexual orientation - ie?

o Lesbian
o Gay
o Straight
o Bi
o Asexual
o Queer

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Statistical Normality?

the majority does it - normal

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Religious/Moral Normality?

shared set of DEFINED norms

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Psychological/Sociological Normality?

harmful self or others --> abnormal

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Legal Normality?

If law is violated → abnormal

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Phylogenetic Normality?

mammals do it --> normal

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How many phases are there in sexual response cycle?

4

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What is phase 1 (sexual response cycle)?

excitement/arousal
pulse and RR increase
blood flow to the genitals increase

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What is phase 2 (sexual response cycle)?

plateau
enjoying
phase 1 intensifies

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What is phase 3 (sexual response cycle)?

climax/orgasm
women: muscles of the vagina and uterus contracts
men: ejaculation of semen occurs

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What is phase 4 (sexual response cycle)?

resolution
women: capable of rapid return to the orgasm
men: needs time for recovery before climax

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What are the diff categories of preventive services?

primary
secondary
tertiary

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What is counseling on diet and exercise - preventive services?

primary

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What is primary prevent service?

risk for getting dz

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What is FOBT - prevent services?

secondary

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Ex for secondary prevent services?

DRE
FOBT
colonoscopy

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What is secondary preventive services?

promotes early dz detection

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What is radiology/chemo-preventive services?

tertiary

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What is tertiary preventive services?

limit impact of dz

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What cxs men to die?

heart dz
cancer
unintentional injury