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10 Insensitive Myths About Asexuality Uncovered

Asexuality, not a lot of people know about this. While the world is fighting for the rights of homosexuals, transgenders and others this group of human sexual orientation stay away from all of this. This term describes the sexual orientation of people who don't feel sexually attracted to others.

People with asexuality are no different. The simple difference is they don't feel sexually attracted and don't enjoy the activity of intercourse. This little-known term is often thought about as a taboo and there are various myths associated with it. Let's talk about things that are just mere myths. 

10 Insensitive Myths About Asexuality Uncovered

10 Insensitive Myths About Asexuality Uncovered

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1. They are impotent

1. They are impotent

Well, they are not. Biologically their reproductive organs function perfectly but they don't enjoy the act of sex.

2. That it can be treated

2. That it can be treated

It is not a medical condition and hence the question of treatment is kinda lame.

3. It's homosexuality in denial

3. It's homosexuality in denial

Asexuals do not feel sexually attracted. However, that doesn't mean they are not capable of lovong people around them.

4. It's a phase

4. It's a phase

Just No! It is perpetual and they are always not interested in $ex.

5. Just have sex

5. Just have sex

There is no way an asexual person will turn sexual once they have $ex. That's the whole point, they don't enjoy sex.

6. They don't love

6. They don't love

$ex and love are completely different things. They can feel a full spectrum of romantic feelings without the need of intercourse.

7. Low libido

7. Low libido

They have normal or high libido as anyone else, only the aspect is that they do not enjoy sexual intercourse.

8. They don't masturbate

8. They don't masturbate

From releasing tension to the pleasure of orgasm, asexuals can be involved in masturbation.

9. Result of traumatic experience

9. Result of traumatic experience

This is not always the case. Not all asexuals have a history of sexual assaults. They are born this way.

10. Asexuality is celibacy

10. Asexuality is celibacy

It is not suppressing one's sexual desires like celibacy. It's simply a choice of life.

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