Flashcards in Definitions of Sexuality Deck (29):
What defines "sex" - male?
What defines "sex" - female?
What defines "intersex"?
Sexual characteristics midway between having only a penis and scrotum, and only a vagina and clitoris/labia
What is "gender roles/expression"?
how the individual contributes to society
how society views the individual
"masculine" vs "feminine"
Gender roles/expression - ie?
o Speech patterns
o Social interaction
how the individual identities themselves
how and with who individuals have sex with
Sexual behavior - ie?
based on how individual identifies themselves
Sexual orientation - ie?
the majority does it - normal
shared set of DEFINED norms
harmful self or others --> abnormal
If law is violated → abnormal
mammals do it --> normal
How many phases are there in sexual response cycle?
What is phase 1 (sexual response cycle)?
pulse and RR increase
blood flow to the genitals increase
What is phase 2 (sexual response cycle)?
phase 1 intensifies
What is phase 3 (sexual response cycle)?
women: muscles of the vagina and uterus contracts
men: ejaculation of semen occurs
What is phase 4 (sexual response cycle)?
women: capable of rapid return to the orgasm
men: needs time for recovery before climax
What are the diff categories of preventive services?
What is counseling on diet and exercise - preventive services?
What is primary prevent service?
risk for getting dz
What is FOBT - prevent services?
Ex for secondary prevent services?
What is secondary preventive services?
promotes early dz detection
What is radiology/chemo-preventive services?
What is tertiary preventive services?
limit impact of dz