The common neural bases between sexual desire and love: a multilevel kernel density fMRI analysis.

@article{Cacioppo2012TheCN,
  title={The common neural bases between sexual desire and love: a multilevel kernel density fMRI analysis.},
  author={Stephanie Cacioppo and Francesco Bianchi-Demicheli and Chris Frum and James G Pfaus and James W. Lewis},
  journal={The journal of sexual medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={1048-54}
}
INTRODUCTION One of the most difficult dilemmas in relationship science and couple therapy concerns the interaction between sexual desire and love. As two mental states of intense longing for union with others, sexual desire and love are, in fact, often difficult to disentangle from one another. AIM The present review aims to help understand the differences and similarities between these two mental states using a comprehensive statistical meta-analyses of all functional magnetic resonance… CONTINUE READING

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