Your doctor may also refer you to a counselor or therapist specializing in sexual and relationship problems. Keep in mind that sexual dysfunction is a problem only if it bothers you. If it doesn't bother you, there's no need for treatment.
The clitoris is, without a doubt, incredible. Not that we need any further proof of this erm, have you seen what one of these babies can do?! The size of the tissue underneath what's visible which is only about a quarter of it can be around four inches.
What have you been reading, hearing or TV viewing that has provoked some feelings of comfort or concern about what is happening in the world of medicine, medical care, treatment or science? Ethics is all about doing the right thing. Are you aware of any issues in medicine or biologic science which are being done right, could be improved or in fact represent totally unethical behavior?
You can trace Professor Helen O'Connell's discovery of the full clitoris — and the rewriting of the world's anatomy texts — to two books: one that angered her and another that inspired. The first book, Last's Anatom y, she couldn't seem to escape. The edition was the set text for her surgical exam and — to her "utter disbelief" as a classic overachiever — she failed the test three times. She calls this the "ridiculous book"; it had almost no mention of the clitoris, and certainly no illustrations, yet there were two pages on the penis.
Relationships August 13, The clitoris is probably the most misunderstood piece of human anatomy in existence. Turns out, there are centuries of mystery and obscurity surrounding the clitoris.
The clitoris is a small projection of erectile tissue in the vulva of the female reproductive system. It contains thousands of nerve endings that make it an extremely sensitive organ. Touch stimulation of the nerve endings in the clitoris produces sensations of sexual pleasure.
It's important to know what you're working with down there, so grab a mirror, spread 'em, and check out the glans of the clitoris and the hood, says Amy Levine, sex coach and founder of Ignite Your Pleasure. This is helpful not just to explore different sensations and various types of touch with your sight as a guide, but because what you see affects how you get off. Turns out, size and location matter.
View Results. By Alice Dreger and Ellen K. For over a decade, many people including us have criticized this surgical practice. We still know of no evidence that a large clitoris increases psychological risk so is the surgery even necessary?
PURPOSE: Enlargement of the clitoris is often a prominent manifestation of virilizing congenital adrenal hyperplasia and other disorders of sexual development. Controversy persists regarding the viability and sensitivity of the clitoris following clitoroplasty. We present 51 consecutive cases of nerve sparing ventral clitoroplasty performed by a single surgeon.