Transcript: Aphrodisiac Cat In Greek mythology, Aphrodite is the goddess of love, beauty and sexual rapture. According to Hesiod, she was born when Uranus, was castrated by his son Cronus. Cronus threw the severed genitals into the ocean which began to churn and foam about them. She lived on Mount Olympus with the other supreme deities and was married to the homely craftsman-god, Hephaestus. Aphrodisiac in Hercules What is Aphrodisiac? Aphrodisiac is a substance that increases sexual desire. Throughout history, many foods, drinks, and behaviors have had a reputation for making sex more attainable or pleasurable Origins of Aphrodisiac Aphrodisiac came from the greek goddess of love, Aphrodite. Aphrodisiac Foods Aphrodite's Power Aphrodite's background Herbal Aphrodisiac
Transcript: Millions of people swear they can, but the scientific evidence is still in question. Aphrodisiacs are elements that evoke or stimulate sexual desire Non-Food Aphrodisiacs: Exercise In order to be a true aphrodisiac, they have to create desire -- not improve performance and ability Amyl Nitrate "snappers/poppers" By Definition... Aphrodisiac Pramipexole Burpropion At it's Core Can certain foods, drugs and scents really increase sexual desire? Aphrodite: Greek Goddess of Love, Beauty, Fertility, and Desire 1. Oyster 2. Celery 3. Almonds 4. Asparagus 5. Figs The Science of it: 1st known Aphrodisiac was a person's body odor The most potent chemical aphrodisiac: Testosterone * Signals are sent from the Limbic Lobe of the brain via the nervous system to the pelvic region * These signals tell the blood vessels to dilate * This dilation creates an erection * The vessels then close so those erectile tissues stay erect * This erection is accompanied by rapid heart rate *At the same time, our brains are releasing norepinephrine and dopamine Food Aphrodisiacs 6. Watermelon 7. Garlic 8. Banana 9. Tomato 10. Cucumber Drug Aphrodisiacs Creation of love potions Further along in aphrodisiac history we can call it a person's pheromones that they give off that either attract or repel another person's attractiveness to us Drugs that affect brain receptors for the neurotransmitter dopamine increase sex drive 11. Avocado 12. Saw palmetto 13. Arugula 14. Chocolate 15. Cinnamon L-Dopa
Transcript: Helena : Definition of Love KEY LOVERS Hermia : Demetrius : Mid Summer Night Dream Relation to Aphrodisiac William Shakespeare quotes Opinion Of Mid Summer Night Dream. APHRODISIAC lysander : The End
Transcript: psychological SWEET THINGS FRUITS OTHER THINGS APHRODISIAC FOOD Blanca and Paula different cultures proving the nutritional validity Aphrodite the Greek goddess of sexuality and love ALMONDS The fruit is loaded with Vitamin C. (essential to the production of happy hormones.) It is also a powerful antioxidant, helping us to look and feel young, hot and vibrant. high doses of Vitamin E, magnesium and fiber fertility symbols high zinc content helps produce sperm increase sexual desire OYSTERS Sweet and sticky A great source of boron A trace mineral that helps the body use and metabolize estrogen, the female sex hormone. HONEY The shape was associated with sexuality. The Aztecs "testicle tree." They thought the fruit hanging in pairs on the tree resembled testicles. The Catholic priests in Spain found this fruit so obscenely sexual that they forbade it. AVOCADO Often mingled with chocolate, cherries become an exotic ingredient in otherwise mundane desserts. Since the times of the Egyptcian civilization cherries have been used as an aphrodisiac, they used to prepare a special infusion with the cherries. Pure chocolate, king of natural aphrodisiacs Contains some aphrodisiac substances CHOCOLATE BASIL it has been proved that it has aphrodisiac properties Angertina and the Ancient Tibet In voodoo love is represented as basil
Transcript: Drummer Jimi Hendrix Bowie is a singer/songwriter who is an innovator and all around dynamic entertainer who dazzles a crowd with his performances. A Dazzling performer, an iconic rock guitarist, singer and songwriter The JBs Sheila E. Bassist Sheila E. A Dynamic percussionist and vocalist with a latin, jazz and pop background The JB's (The James Brown Band) Aphrodisiac Thunder Fantasy Band Project David Bowie John"Jabo"Starks Guitarist Phelps Collins Main Performer Main Performer Musician Aphrodisiac Thunder is a Rock, Funk and R&B band. Each member offers a different element of each music genre with talents ranging from singing , arranging, and producing. Fuzzing each style should offer something incredibly dynamic, using each artist's background to create something that has never been heard. As a producer I would encourage them to push the limits of their talents to take our listeners on a musical journey. Bootsy Collins
Transcript: Martha V. Martinez Newlyweds Symbol of Hormones Aphrodisiac of The Day Montezuma & Chocolate Resemblance Ancient Rome
Transcript: Caraways Fo-Ti Addyi - Libido Pill for women "Female Viagra" Unlike Viagra - boosts brain chemicals Side effects: Nausea, dizziness, and fainting Panax Ginseng Contains boron, which helps regulate estrogen and testosterone levels Provides a natural energy boost Be able to name at least three important history facts regarding aphrodisiacs Identify at least three modern types of aphrodisiacs: food, drinks, or herbs Be able to identify ways of how an phrodesiac improves sexual health Strawberries are packed with vitamin C and helps keep blood flowing to all regions of the body Rasberries and strawberries are called "fruit nipples" in erotic literature Filled with antioxidants that support blood flow Positive effects on erectile dysfunction Jung, A. (2015). 19 aphrodisiac foods proven to spark romance. Retrieve from: http://www.rd.com/food/fun/aphrodisiac-foods/ Rosenfeld, S., AlterNet, Silman, A., Friedman, B., Blog, B., Jilani, Z., Kos, D., Gettys, T., Story, R., Ganeva, T., Sample, I., Guardian, T. and Dewson, A. (2009). The top 10 aphrodisiac foods. Retrieved from: http://www.alternet.org/story/132846/the_top_10_aphrodisiac_foods (Accessed: 6 November 2015). Telang, C. (2014). 10 aphrodisiac foods for better sex life. Retrieved from: http://www.searchhomeremedy.com/10-aphrodisiac-foods-for-better-sex-life/ ThemeFuse (2012) Aphrodisiac food elevates pleasure. Retrieved from: http://lingeriebriefs.com/2012/09/13/a-sensual-feast/ Patient: What do you know about aphrodisiacs? Do you think that food, beverages, and herbs that claim to have aphrodisiac effects really work? if yes, why? if no, why not? Have you ever used any type of aphrodisiacs, if yes, how did it work for you? if not, have you considered it, if so, like what? Why do you think aphrodisiacs play an important role in sexuality? Do you think the use of aphrodisiacs can be benefited towards a healthy sex life? if so,why? if no, why not? Watermelon contains the phytonutrient citrulline, leading to more nitric oxide in the body Blood vessels relaxes and circulation speeds up => faster arrousal Aphrodisiac Foods Objectives Aphrodisiac Variety of botanicals Downside: Unavailability of safety data Unclear procedures Potentially be risky for consumption References Herbs/Medications Native to China, japan and Taiwan What we want is the root How it's prepared The legend of "Mr. He" Originates from Asia and the Mediterranean Chinese folklore Animal Studies Lack of clinical trials Yohimbin Rasayanas (Ayurveda) Food for Thought: What do you "really" think about Aphrodisiacs? Horny Goat Weed Superfruit packed with vitamins A, C, E, potassium, magnesium, folate, iron, and more Has melatonin, an antioxidant to help regulate your heart "Stirs up lust in man and woman" - Nicholas Culpepper Great source of potassium, fiber, vitamin B6, vitamins A & C, thiamin, and folic acid Boosts histamine production necessary for the ability to reach orgasm in both sexes Kamasutra L-Arginine Tiger penis Healthcare Provider: What do you know about aphrodisiacs? Do you think that foods, beverages and herbs that claim to have aphrodisiac effects really work? and how so you think it works? Why do you think aphrodisiacs play an important role in sexuality? How can aphrodisiacs benefit our sexual health? As a healthcare providers what suggestions do you have for patients who are considering using aphrodisiacs whether it's food, beverages, herbs, and/or medications? Bone soup Originated from Asia Sex Stimulant Must be taken on a regular basis History Anandamide the "feel-good chemical Phenylethlamine the "love-chemical" releases dopamine that induces feelings of pleasure, excitement, attraction, and euphoria Relaxes muscles and increases blood flow ED for men Success depends on the individual based on the underlying cause of ED, severity and degree of sex stimulation Side effects: dizziness, H/A, flushing, GI upset Can put extra strain on heart Precautions Interactions Mode of action Libido Potency Sexual pleasure Aphrodesiac components ex: ambrein bufotenine ginsenoside Sex benefits Low BP, improve sleep, reduce stress and anxiety, boost immunity, physical fitness, relieves pain, decrease risk for heart diseases High levels of vitamin E Resembles testicles High levels of Vitamin keeps the spark alive BBC. (2015, August 19). ‘Female Viagra’: Libido pill Addyi approved by FDA. BBC US & Canada. BBC News. Retrieved from http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us- canada-33979526 Kotta, S., Ansari, S. H., & Ali, J. (2013). Exploring scientifically proven herbal aphrodisiacs. Pharmacognosy Reviews, 7(13), 1–10. http://doi.org/10.4103/0973-7847.112832 Viagra oral: Uses, side effects, interactions, pictures, warnings & Dosing. (n.d.). Retrieved 4 November 2015, from http://www.webmd.com/drugs/2/drug-7417- 297/viagra-oral/sildenafil-oral/details#interactions Wong, C. (2015, January 6). 10 natural Aphrodisiacs. Retrieved 4 November 2015, from http://altmedicine.about.com/od/herbsupplementguide/a/aph.htm
Transcript: The capsaicin in peppers heats up the body and increases blood flow. They also cause the brain to release endorphins, Also have temporary external effects that cause the outer appearance of sexual desire, such as flushed skin and swollen lips. This creates a powerful one-two punch that just may cause sexual desire, Chilli Peppers Others What is an Aphrodisiac? a substance that increases sexual desire making sex more pleasurable or attainable they work by stimulating production of hormones or other chemicals that affect our libidos many plants, fruits and vegetables were originally believed to be aphrodisiacs just because of shape APHRODISIAC PLANTS Ginger Honey Garlic Cinnamon Saffron Watermelon Basil Aniseed/Anise Cardamom Chocolate Pure, dark chocolate has a centuries old reputation as an aphrodisiac. Chocolate contains phenylethylamine (PEA), which stimulates the same hormone your body releases during sex. It also sparks dopamine production in the brain. Cardamom is an aromatic spice. Certain cultures deem it a powerful aphrodisiac and also claim it is beneficial in treating impotence. It is high in cineole, which can increase blood flow Drank as tea or sprinkled on foods For centuries, people said that basil stimulated the sex drive and boosted fertility as well as producing a general sense of well being. The scent of basil was said to drive men wild -- so much so that women would dust their breasts with dried and powdered basil. Has aphrodisiac property of promoting circulation. Ancient Greeks and Romans believed that you could increase desire by sucking on anise seeds. Aniseed does include estrogenic compounds (female hormones), which have been reported to induce similar effects to testosterone,
Description: Structuring your syllabus doesn't have to be a huge headache with this customizable lesson plan presentation template. With a classic chalkboard theme and adaptable structure, it's easy to add new subjects, assessments, assignments, and more.
Description: How do you stand out from the stacks of resumes on your prospective employer’s desk? With a Prezi resume template, of course! Create your own “Prezume” and and impress them with your cutting-edge dynamism and cool. All Prezi presentation templates are easy to customize.
Description: For program proposals, grant requests, or any other nonprofit or education presentation, this beautiful world map-inspired creative Prezi template will engage and captivate your audience. All Prezi education templates and Prezi nonprofit templates are easy to customize.
Now you can make any subject more engaging and memorable