It’s more than just enjoyable — having sex can be good for your health!
File this under amazing news: It turns out that sex has positive benefits beyond just feeling amazing. Having sex feels good and it can be good for your health! Studies reveal that it may help lower your stress, reduce your risk of heart disease, and even potentially extend your lifespan. Find out the 9 biggest health benefits of sex.
Boosts Women's Pain Threshold
A study found that pleasurable sexual stimulation (in this particular study, from masturbation) could help temporarily reduce women’s pain threshold. We’re not saying to skip the Tylenol in favor of an orgasm, but the pain tolerance threshold increased a whopping 74 percent for women right after their orgasm.