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Why Good Sex Matters

Understanding the Neuroscience of Pleasure for a Smarter, Happier, and More Purpose-Filled Life
Hardcover Book
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
January, 2020
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$40.00 CAD
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Assaulted with opportunities for pleasure everywherefrom sex to food or exotic escapesour culture is becoming more depressed and anxious. Research has shown that many people are having less sex, and that those who do have a lot enjoy it less. For more than thirty years, Nan Wise has worked as a therapist helping people gain a satisfying sex life. In recent years, her work has shifted to the study of anhedoniathe inability to experience pleasure from activities usually found enjoyableand why more people than ever suffer from it.

InWhy Good Sex Matters, Wise not only reveals the fundamental problem in how we think about sex and pleasure but also how we arrived at this problematic relationship to begin with. This fascinating book helps us reclaim our innate capacity for joy, fun, exuberance, curiosity, and humor, while showing how reaching our sexual potential makes us smarter, happier, and more productive people. Ultimately, it reveals how a new understanding of sex can lead to a more expansive experience of pleasure in all aspects of ourlives.

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