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The Alchemy of Love and Lust
The Alchemy of Love and Lust
Author: Theresa L. Crenshaw
This provocative depiction of the chemistry of sex -- how it governs romantic desires, encounters, and relationships throughout the sexual passages of life -- unmasks the hidden agendas of our hormones as we progress from adolescence to old age. Dr. Crenshaw maintains that by becoming more knowledgeable alchemists, we can live longer and have st...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780399140419
ISBN-10: 0399140417
Publication Date: 3/19/1996
Pages: 340
  • Currently 4.4/5 Stars.

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Publisher: Putnam Adult
Book Type: Hardcover
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While this is, in some ways, about male and female relationships, it's focus is largely on the hormones that cause the different ways we relate to each other. That said, it goes far beyond estrogen and testosterone. It deals with how these hormones change over our life cycles and even how to get the body to release some of these hormones, which is sometimes as simple as hugging someone, and how we respond to these various chemical messages.


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