We investigated the relationship between asexuality, masturbation and sexual fantasy as part of a larger online study.
Self-identified asexual individuals were compared to sexual individuals with and without low sexual desire.
Symptoms of depression were highest among those with subclinical HSDD and HSDD, whereas there were no group differences on alexithymia or desirable responding.
For this reason the alternative terms of Precontact Americas, Pre-Colonial Americas or Prehistoric Americas are also in use.
In areas of Latin America the term usually used is Pre-Hispanic.
But what happens if your new girlfriend has a much darker and more sinister secret than having slept around a bit?
Sitting naked on the edge of the bed in a cheap, sweltering hotel room in the heart of a war-torn, drug-producing region of Colombia, I lit a cigarette and listened as the girl I had just made love with told me a secret dark enough to shake anyone from their postcoital bliss.
Some of these civilizations had long faded by the time of the first permanent European colonies and the arrival of enslaved Africans (c.
late 16th–early 17th centuries), and are known only through archaeological investigations and oral history.
I had been in Colombia for a few months to learn how to become a photojournalist.
Not by attending some theoretical university course, or taking portraits in a cosy studio, but by pitching myself in at the deep end.
I've just finished a year in Colombia; spending roughly a month in each major city then worked for six months in Cartagena.
I'll write a datasheet on each, including a very detailed analysis of the north coast.
Introduction: Human asexuality is defined as a lack of sexual attraction to anyone or anything.