Monthly Archive: November 2018

Erotic plasticity of females

Women are rarely encouraged to masturbate or to experiment sexually, not only because of sexual norms in the Western world, but because of the universal risk of pregnancy and the value placed on virginity. So women don’t grow up prioritizing their sexual impulses and feelings the way that men do, and they learn to base their sexual response on the response of the partner.

Gut microbes and brain

Gut microbes are part of the unconscious system regulating behavior. We are fundamentally dependent on a myriad of essential neurochemicals produced by microbes. Recent research has also suggested the gut microbiome may have a role in the development of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Research has found people with ASD have significantly higher numbers of Candida species in their intestines. Recent research has also suggested the gut microbiome may have a role in the development of autism.

Der Narzissmus

Ein Patient, der an einer narzisstischen Persönlichkeitsstörung leidet, hat ein verzerrtes Selbstkonzept und Selbstgefühl. Für solche Menschen sind Alterungsprozesse besonders schwer zu verkraften. In schweren Fällen kann es auch zum totalen Zusammenbruch kommen, der mit dem Verlust der Arbeitsfähigkeit, schweren Depressionen und einer sozialen Isolation einhergeht.