All Of The Reasons Why You Can't Climax, Based On Science
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All Of The Reasons Why You Can’t Climax, Based On Science

 

Climaxing may be the high point of sex for a good portion of the sexually active population, but for about 80 percent of women and 28 percent of men (yes, they can have difficulty too), the orgasm remains elusive. While failing to reach the big “O” is often chalked up to psychological reasons, such …

3 Crazy Ways Sex Can Help You Lose Weight
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3 Crazy Ways Sex Can Help You Lose Weight

Sex not only feels amazing, but has huge positive impacts for the body and mind. Sex floods your brain with endorphins (the “feel good” centers of the brain) which help improve mood and fight anxiety and depression.

Sex can also help you lose weight and the ways it does that might surprise you. Here are 3 ways sex helps promote weight loss:

Sex Helps …

What A 'Good-Looking Penis' Is, According To Women
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What A 'Good-Looking Penis' Is, According To Women

It is a never-ending debate. What does a woman REALLY want in a penis? Everyone immediately jumps to size and girth, but it turns out there’s a lot more to the perfect pecker.The Journal of Sexual Medicine covers many sexy topics, not the least of which is just what a perfect penis looks like.

The root for the study came …

Research on Sex Just Too Sexy To Fund
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Research on Sex Just Too Sexy To Fund

As the third season of the Showtime series Masters of Sex kicks off, sex research icons William Masters and Virginia Johnson, portrayed by Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, are gearing up to bring their pioneering findings in the world of sexual health out from between the sheets and into the light of day for all the world …

Sometimes More Sex Does Not Equal More Happiness
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Sometimes More Sex Does Not Equal More Happiness

Sex is fun and on the whole makes us happy. That is the one reason most people like to engage in it as often as possible. But does it follow that more sex makes us happier? A team of scientists at Carnegie Mellon University recently conducted a study that seemed to cast doubt on that …

7 Titillating Facts About Nipples That Everyone Should Know
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7 Titillating Facts About Nipples That Everyone Should Know

All men and women have nipples in common. They’re located on the chest and tend to be sensitive to the touch. However, do you ever wonder why we have nipples and what their capabilities are? In women, the main purpose of nipples is to deliver infant milk that is produced in the female mammary …

Study: Watching Porn 3 or More Hours a Day Will Improve Sexual Performance
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Want a Sexual Performance Boost? Watch More Porn

Sexual Performance Gains through Porn 

If you’re male and a habitual porn viewer, and still have a girlfriend that you actually have sex with, then rejoice!  You can now tell her that the fantastic and long lasting erection she enjoys can be directly attributed to your obsessive porn viewing… because science said so.

Porn and Sexual Performance

According …

Study: Nearly 1 in 10 People Have Sex While Sleeping
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Study: Nearly 1 in 10 People Have Sex While Sleeping

According to a British sleep study, 9 percent of Britons have admitted to participating in some sort of sex or sexual activity while sleeping.

This phenomenon, also known as sleep sex or Sexsomnia, is a highly complex form of Parasomnia (think sleep walking or sleep driving) in which the subject engages in some sort of sexual …

You May Be Having Orgasms and Not Realizing It
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You May Be Having Orgasms Without Realizing It

Ladies, what if you had an orgasm and weren’t awake to enjoy it? For some women, that’s exactly what happens. It’s called a sleep orgasm and there’s a scientific explanation for how women can experience an orgasm without even having sex.

When men orgasm in their sleep, they do so leaving evidence of their “wet dream.” Women can also …

Study: Female Sex Hormones May Be Enough To Live Forever
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Study: Female Sex Hormones May Be Enough To Live Forever

Centenarians say positivity is the key to longevity (one woman said it’s Dr. Pepper) — but new research suggests a long life comes down to an individual’s sex hormones, especially for supercentenarians. Of the 53 living supercentenarians, or men and women who’ve lived past their 110th birthday, 51 are female. As you know, estrogen is …

Study: Women Have More Orgasms With Funny Guys
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Study: Women Have More Orgasms With Funny Guys

Women are attracted to men with a sense of humor, and it seems to be more than just a social preference.

A new study published in the Journal of Evolutionary Psychology studied 44 women who were in a heterosexual relationship. Its aim was to determine what male attributes were good predictors of female sexual satisfaction.

The results …

Sex Can Help Eliminate Disease
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Sex Can Help Eliminate Disease

Sex is good for you and great for your progeny.  The act of procreating helps human beings battle disease by eliminating DNA mutations that cause serious illnesses.

And it’s all about genetic recombination.

Sex can eliminate a disease-causing genes, but it can take hundreds of generations.

Researchers at the University of Montreal and the Sainte-Justine University Hospital …

Study: Length Does Matter When it comes to Vaginal Orgasms
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Length Does Matter When it comes to Vaginal Orgasms

A current study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine was based on research that examined the likelihood and circumstances surrounding vaginal orgasms, specifically one that is achieved by penile-vaginal intercourse (PVI).   Research from this study has indicated that one of the factors that cause a woman to orgasm from penile-vaginal intercourse consistently, without focused …

4 Exercises That Make Women Orgasm
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4 Exercises That Make Women Orgasm

Yes, women can actually achieve orgasm through exercise. Many women know this; it’s just not something one would advertise while exercising in a gym.

Now, thanks to science, we can know why it happens, what it is and isn’t, and most importantly, which exercises are most responsible for orgasms.

A recent study published in the Journal of Sexual and …

Want To Fall In Love? Put On Some Music
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Want To Fall In Love? Put On Some Music

When you remember those first few weeks of falling in love, it’s likely there’s a soundtrack to accompany your hazy, dreamy memories, whether it’s a full album, a single song, or even a mix. Romance does have some science behind it — at least that’s what one new study shows. The study, completed by researchers …

Study: Men Who Watch Pornography Enjoy Sex Less
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Study: Men Who Watch Pornography Enjoy Sex Less

A study published in the journal of Archives of Sexual Behavior 2014 Dec 3, examines the correlation between men who watch pornographic material, and their general enjoyment of sex with an intimate partner.   487 men were included in this study, and all of the participants were college students between the ages of 18 and 29 years …