sexual intercourse

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sexual intercourse

the act carried out for procreation or for pleasure in which the insertion of the male's erect penis into the female's vagina is followed by rhythmic thrusting usually culminating in orgasm; copulation; coitus
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Men who had not had heterosexual sex constituted a fifth cluster.
Almost 800 people in Wales are infected with HIV - 265 of whom contracted the virus following heterosexual sex.
An increasing number of women also are contracting the disease, primarily through heterosexual sex.
The authors of the report express concern that HIV is now being transmitted through heterosexual sex, particularly as many HIV positive drag users are having unprotected sex with multiple partners.
Heterosexual sex can also have its perverse side but Lane's characters seem to know no other.
Worldwide about half of new HIV infections are among women and 80% of HIV infections are caused by heterosexual sex.
Heterosexual sex is increasingly a source of these infections.
Two specific areas of great contemporary concern within the Christian community would appear to serve as appropriate examples of the impact of sin-compromised, biological inclinations to the implementation of ethical standards- homosexuality and heterosexual sex practices.
HIV is mainly spread by heterosexual sex in industrialised nations.
One institution is crucial to Trumbach's argument: the emergence of the domesticated brothel, a marketplace for heterosexual sex that acquired characteristics compatible with the romantic model of relationship embraced by aristocracy and gentry.
I would feel the same way about a student group whose name promoted premarital heterosexual sex.
Many Catholic theologians, myself included, are writing about sexual ethics within our tradition, assuming that lesbian/gay sex is as healthy, good and natural as heterosexual sex.