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Sex in the Brain: How you brain controls your sex life

Sex in the Brain: How you brain controls your sex life (EPUB ebook)

By Baird, Dr. Amee

What controls our sex lives? Our brains. Yet there is surprisingly little research into the ways our brains influence our sex drive. Research mainly takes place when something goes wrong through brain injury or disease, offering extraordinary insights into how the brain works. ... In Sex in the Brain, clinical neuropsychologist Amee Baird takes readers on an entertaining and informative tour of the sexiest bits of the human brain. Spiced with real case studies, the book reveals pathologies no longer hidden in medical journals or the bedrooms of people whose sex lives are undergoing dramatic change, for better and worse. In the style of popular neurology guru Oliver Sacks, Baird captures the humanity and complexity of patients, even when their neurological challenges have rendered them permanently or temporarily unlikeable. Drawing from true stories, this revealing and sometimes heartbreaking book unfolds a better understanding of the links between brain function and our sexual selves. 'The taboo on talking about changes in sex drive and sexual behaviours following brain damage is over! Neuropsychologist Amee Baird's engaging case studies exploring this topic will move as well as educate the general reader, and inspire professionals to incorporate this central human need into their patient assessments and treatments.' - Jenni Ogden, author of Fractured Minds and Trouble in Mind
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ISBN 9781742244532
Published 1 Sep 2019
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781742244532
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Imprint NewSouth
Published 1 Sep 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Baird, Dr. Amee
Category Psychology
Sexual Behaviour
Science: General Issues
Popular Science
Number of Pages 224
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Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience