Ronny Shtarkshall over the phone. Shtarkshall had known about "super-orgasmic" women from the professional literature, but he'd never actually talked with someone who'd experiences it. After meeting with her, Shtarkshall decided to research the case, along with a post-doctoral student from Harvard, Dr. Becca Feldman. Their study included conversations with her and analysis of texts she wrote about her sexuality.
Treatment of Orgasmic Dysfunction in Women | GLOWM
Difficulty reaching orgasm is the second most common sexual complaint reported by women. Although this is a relatively rare condition among men, many women have difficulty reaching orgasm reliably and readily, despite the fact that there are few physical conditions that are insurmountable obstacles to orgasmic attainment. Orgasmic disorders among women are particularly intriguing because female orgasm is so variable. Some women are promptly and reliably orgasmic with a minimum of stimulation, whereas other women require concentrated stimulation in a particular fashion for extended periods of time for orgasmic release to be triggered. The psychological and cultural valuation and 'meaning' of orgasm are complex as well, and have changed considerably over the past 50 years. Persistent or recurrent delay in, or absence of, orgasm following a normal sexual excitement phase. Women exhibit wide variability in the type or intensity of stimulation that triggers orgasm.
I n the fall of , I stood in a crowded auditorium as a parade of women described to regulators at the U. Food and Drug Administration how their libidos had been whittled down to a fraction of their former power. For some it was a gradual decline. The women were there to weigh in on whether female sexual dysfunction represents an unmet medical need.
What if we could expand ecstasy, reduce stress and lift depression, all by delaying and extending orgasm? Most were something, good-looking, well-dressed Manhattan professionals. She was a tall, attractive, rail-thin woman, with high cheekbones and shoulder-length blonde hair.