Please take this quick survey to tell us about what happens after you publish a paper. European Spine Journal. The possible detrimental effects of spinal disease on sexual health are widely recognized; however, it is not known to what extent neurosurgeons discuss this topic with their patients.
A spinal implant switch that can give women remote-controlled orgasms might sound like something straight out of science fiction but it could be closer than you think. An electronic sex chip, dubbed the Orgasmatron, has been patented in the US by anesthesiologist and pain specialist Dr Stuart Meloy. A volunteer would have to be willing to have electrodes inserted in her spine and then have a pacemaker-size machine implanted under the skin to have the sexual release.
Programming Productivity. Case in point: the ASMR community that centers on the autonomous sensory meridian response. Not sure what the meaning of ASMR is?
Stimulation of the vagus nerve is being investigated as a way to treat migraine, tinnitus, inflammatory bowel disease, hiccups, stroke, diabetes, brain injury and multiple sclerosis. Add spinal cord injury to the list. The vagus nerve is one of the major nerve highways connecting the brain and the rest of the body. It winds from brain to neck and then the heart and all they way down to the abdomen; it controls several muscle groups, including those related to speech.
Ten key things about Sunday 11 February The Observer 1. Spasms of pelvic muscles cause contractions of the lower vagina in the female and contractions of the urethra and ejaculation in the male 2.
The clitoris is recognized as an easy and effective path to orgasm. The G-spot can be another powerful pleasure point. But the cervix?
Rob Summers has a complete spinal injury that doctors said would prevent him from walking. Credit: Luke Sharrett for Nature. Rob Summers was flat on his back at a rehabilitation institute in Kentucky when he realized he could wiggle his big toe.
Sexual health changes are common after spinal cord injury SCI. This page provides an overview of changes to sexual function after SCI and options for management. Download as a PDF.
If your institution subscribes to this resource, and you don't have a MyAccess Profile, please contact your library's reference desk for information on how to gain access to this resource from off-campus. Appreciate that sexuality is a very high priority for persons with spinal cord injuries SCI. Understand the mind-body interaction in sexual function and expression. Understand the underlying neurophysiology of sexual response and genital physiology, including assessment measures.