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I've read somewhere, that when a human male experiences sexual arousal, his prefrontal cortex and, hence, his ability to reason and make rational decisions, is being heavily inhibited. Sounds pretty much right if you ask me. My question here is: does the same happen to females?

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can you please cite the reference where you read that. –  WYSIWYG Apr 28 '13 at 7:08
    
@WYSIWYG It was a book on psychology I read not too long ago. I'll try to remember where exactly I read this. –  Timothy Dargen Apr 28 '13 at 7:22
    
I have never seen this and have a very hard time believing it. I have a feeling it's a rephrasing of the old canard that men thing about sex every 7 seconds. –  John Smith Apr 28 '13 at 16:43
    
I think this question would be a better fit for cogsci.stackexchange.com –  Ofri Raviv May 4 '13 at 9:17
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