The Alchemy of Love and Lust. Theresa Crenshaw, Author Putnam Publishing Group $ (0p) ISBN 20 May THE ALCHEMY OF LOVE AND LUST. Discovering Our Sex Hormones and How They Determine Who We Love, When We Love, and How. Find out more about The Alchemy of Love and Lust by Theresa L. Crenshaw at Simon & Schuster. Read book reviews & excerpts, watch author videos & more.
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Crenshaw explores the potent influences of many different hormones and gives substance to the age-old idea of chemistry between the sexes, making for an enticing mix of romance and sex. Want to Read saving….
It’s unsettling to think theeresa molecules can manipulate our minds, and even our mates. Elddifon rated it liked it Nov 19, By understanding these hidden hormonal agendas, we can influence them in return and enjoy happier, yheresa fulfilling lives and relationships, while fully appreciating the characteristic difference Is falling in love or lust just a matter of chemistry? Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. Theresa Crenshaw, a renowned sex therapist, explains how body chemicals dictate our sexual peaks and cycles from adolescence to old age.
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Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Thanks alchemh telling us about the problem. Her other message is that, as human beings, we need not be the slaves of our chemistry. References to this book Kultur der Begierde: Is falling in love or lust just a matter of chemistry?
Andy Palomino rated it liked it Oct 01, Sep 04, Marni rated it it was amazing. From inside the book.
Romance Love Limerance and Lust. If she’s right, there’s a brave new world ahead, of longevity and sexual fitness for those who mind their chemistry lessons. Please provide an email address. I appreciated the thesis yheresa our love relationships are indeed influenced by lots of stuff, mostly biology!
The book offers lots of theoretical information that has been sensationalized in media as it relates to sex. One of Crenshaw’s key messages crensahw that, thanks to the variations in the mix of this chemical brew coursing through their bloodstreams, men and women are different–biologically, sexually, and emotionally.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. It deals with how these hormones change over our life cycles and even how to get the body to release some of these hormones, which is sometimes as simple as hugging someone, and how we respond to these various chemical messages. Crenshaw Snippet view – My library Help Advanced Book Search. Is that widely accepted as scientific fact? Hormones may be behind the phenomenon of “love at first sight” Couples can become addicted to each other through scent and touch A specific hormone may keep men from making commitments Menopause can actually be prevented — while sexual pleasure is increased Sex hormones improve the quality of life and, in many cases, our longevity Edith Zdunich rated it liked it Feb 16, A physician and sex therapist trained That said, it goes far beyond estrogen and testosterone.
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I was a little concerned with the line about women’s cycles being effected by the moon. Many chapters open with an attention-grabbing sexual scenario, and numerous other explicit passages are interspersed throughout the text.
Debra Hennessey rated it really liked it Jan 28, After a brief look at the sexual stages in the lives of men and women, she examines the role of hormones and other chemicals in shaping romantic feelings and actions.