21 Weird Facts About Sex You Probably Didn’t Know

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The average female orgasm lasts 20 seconds – 14 seconds longer than a male’s six-second one.

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The average female orgasm lasts 20 seconds – 14 seconds longer than a male’s six-second one.

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The average woman will have sex more than 3,000 times over the course of her reproductive years.

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Sneezes, along with orgasms, are the only physiological responses that cannot be voluntarily stopped once they have started.

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Four Popes have died during sex.

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During intercourse, your inner nose swells just as your breasts and genitals will. This is most notably due to the increased flow of blood while having intercourse.

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According to a study from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, the amygdala (the part of the brain involved in fear and anxiety) shuts down during a female orgasm.

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The German word for “contraceptive” is Schwangerschaftsverhütungsmittel.

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A female chimpanzee in a fit of passion has the strength of six men.

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The “G-spot” was nearly called the Whipple Tickle, after Professor Beverley Whipple, who coined the expression that we know today.

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People who are open to talking about sex are happier with their sex lives, according to Live Science.

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According to Men’s Fitness, women have sex 17% more often than the average male.

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Approximately one third of women in their 80’s continue to have sex with their husband or boyfriend, so long as they are both in good enough physical health to do so.

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Telling a convincing lie to someone is much more difficult when you find them sexually attractive.

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About 100 million couples around the world have sex every day. That means around 65,000 couples are having sex right now.

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85% of women are very satisfied with their partner’s penis size.

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Women who are prone to migraines tend to have a higher sex drive than those who are not.

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Some people are wired to have more sex than others. Scientists are not entirely sure why this is, but it is true in both males and females. Some will want more, while others will want less; it just depends on how their brain is wired.

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Orgasms are good for your health. They can lower a woman’s risk of heart disease, stroke, breast cancer and even depression.

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Sex counts as a workout! 30 minutes of active sex will help you burn around 200 calories.

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Seven Viagra tablets are sold every second.

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