A quadriplegic who has been paralysed from the chest down for nine years has learned to experience orgasms through his thumb. Yet just a year after his accident Biggs found himself nearing an orgasmic-like high as a girlfriend gently massaged and sucked his thumb. Biggs says the digit has since become a "surrogate penis" - capable of giving him climaxes similar to those he used to experience during full intercourse.
My partner and I married at age 44, after my menopause. Our love life was hugely passionate. Two years later my husband was paralysed from the navel down.
A woman in the United Kingdom has been left confined to a wheelchair after having sex with her husband caused her to have a stroke. Lucinda Allen nearly died after having an orgasm that resulted in an excruciating headache. The year-old mum was six months pregnant when she was put into a medically-induced coma after a stroke left her permanently paralysed on her left side.
A BRIDE who was paralyzed after she was pushed into a pool at her bacherlorette party has spoken candidly about her sex life since the accident. Rachelle Friedman Chapman, 29, revealed she thought she would never be able to have sex again or achieve an orgasm after she was left paralysed from the neck down. Speaking to Tonic she spoke honestly about her concerns that being a quadriplegic would have repercussions between the sheets for herself and her husband.
Fulbright, Have you ever researched and written about, as I call it, "orgasm paralysis" in women? Essentially, after experiencing an orgasm, the woman's lower extremities become numb or unmovable. My wife faces this every time we make love.
We know orgasms are supposed to be explosivebut not to the extent that they cause life-altering damage to the body. For year-old Lucinda Allen, however, that's exactly what happened following a sexual encounter with her husband five years ago. Lucinda, from Stourbridge in the West Midlands, was 26 weeks pregnant with her now-four-year-old daughter Marri-Alice back in the August Bank Holiday weekend of
Sexual identity is a significant and encompassing aspect of one's personality — sexuality plays an essential role in how we feel about ourselves, how we relate to others, how others relate to us. To be sure, paralysis often impacts people's sexuality, including changes in physical functioning, sensation and response. Self-image can be shaken.
Rafe Biggs has launched Sexability, an organisation to help people with disabilities cope with sex. Picture: via Facebook Source:No Source. Rafe Biggs43, from California, was left quadriplegic after breaking his neck when he fell from a roof.
She noticed the same headache, but soon realised that the headache was not going away like usual. The pain I usually have after orgasm is a bit like brain-freeze — quite painful but never lasts long. Soon Lucinda was writhing on the bed in agony and an ambulance was called for the expecting woman.
Sexual identity is a significant and encompassing aspect of one's personality — sexuality plays an essential role in how we feel about ourselves, how we relate to others, how others relate to us. Self-image can be shaken. Women wonder if they can have sex again, whether they can attract a partner, whether the partner will stay, whether having children is possible.