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Doctor insights on: Do Guys Really Hate Monogamy

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Do guys really hate monogamy?

Do guys really hate monogamy?

No: I don't believe many men hate monogamy. But I do think that depending on how a man is socialized and to the extent that a man learns to develop healthy boundaries around sexuality, that is one determining factor the degree to which a man can exercise monogamous behavior. ...Read more

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Monogamy (Definition)

The practice or condition of having a single sexual partner during ...Read more


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Is monogamy hereditary or an acquired trait?

Is monogamy hereditary or an acquired trait?

No definitive answer: Agree with Dr. Chen; impossible to tease apart how much is due to upbringing, life experiences (e.g., learning), or other environmental factors vs. genetics. There is some belief in the scientific community that humans evolved to be monogamous. So, genes likely influence monogamy, but humans are extremely flexible in terms of how they behave in different contexts. Hope this is helpful. Take care. ...Read more

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Do you think masturbation helps maintain monogamy?

Do you think masturbation helps maintain monogamy?

Debatable: There are many things one does to maintain monogamy. Whether one masturbating would steer one to maintain a single relationship would be debatable. If ones sex urge and desire is vanquished simply by a session of masturbation to prevent an affair or other relations with another outside of a single relationship would be possible but not probable in my opinion. ...Read more

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Can you get a sexually transmitted disease even if you practice monogamy?

Can you get a sexually transmitted disease even if you practice monogamy?

Not uisually: But that means that your partner is also monogamous (something that is hard to guarantee - no pun intended), and that they did not bring an std into the relationship from prior activities. ...Read more

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Did god create std's to encourage monogamy and discourage the practice of sleeping with many partners?

Did god create std's to encourage monogamy and discourage the practice of sleeping with many partners?

Questions We Ask: U're questioning things humans have grappled w/ 4centuries: why disease, misfortune & tragedy exist in this world; & why bad things happen 2good people. But i by ur logic above (stds encourage monogamy), i wonder if we'd need 2conclude that g-d created/creates other infectious diseases for a reason, too? Polio 2encourage... & discourage...? Measles 2encourage... & discourage...? ...Read more

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I want to end this! Am I HIV negative? FDA approved PCR RNA (-) at 4 month, FDA combo Ab/Ag (-) at 1,3,4,5,6 month. Can I resume my monogamy sex life?

I want to end this! Am I HIV negative? FDA approved PCR RNA (-) at 4 month, FDA combo Ab/Ag (-) at 1,3,4,5,6 month. Can I resume my monogamy sex life?

Yes: The test results you provided are virtually diagnostic of being HIV free. For the sake of complete assurance you may wish to repeat the HIV nucleic acid test. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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What to do if I have this crush on a guy but he absolutely hates me. what should I do?

What to do if I have this crush on a guy but he absolutely hates me. what should I do?

A/W Dr Friedlander: Why set your self up for failure/ disappointment? If you desire a relationship - encourage you to look into one where there would be mutual positive regard. ...Read more

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