Flashcards in Extra Study Deck (17):
Highest STI occur between ages
15 and 24
An STI that dates back to ancient times and is characterized by discharge and burning during urination is
Having a pathogen or antibodies to that pathogen in the bloodstream is referred to as __________
Warning symptoms that signal the onset of a disease are called __________ symptoms
Physically harming a gay or lesbian person is an example of what?
What theories of sexual orientation focus on the role of reinforcement of early patterns of sexual behaviour
What are activating effects?
impacts of sex hormones that influence sex drive, not sexual orientation
Who are intersexuals?
where gonads are specific to one gender, but external genitalia are ambiguous or looks like other gender
who are hermaphrodites?
Possess both ovarian and testicular tissue
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia?
Form of intersexualism where genetic female has female inside structures but masculized external genitals
Where genetic male is not sensitive to androgens, and his genitals do not become normally masculinized
what is Turner syndrome?
sex chromosonal disorder caused by loss of some x chromosome material
Sex games like "playing doctor" become more common between the ages of __________ and ten
6 and 10
Preadolescents tend to socialize in __________-gender groups
same gender groups
The __________ hypothesis proposes that girls must reach a certain body weight to trigger pubertal changes such as menarche.
critical fat hypothesis
A female's first menstrual cycles following menarche are usually __________, or without ovulation