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Say What? 20 Curious Sex Facts

Sex Facts

Think you know everything there is to know about sex? Well, you’d be surprised at a number of sex facts out there on the internet. There are millions upon millions of findings. That’s because scientists, researchers, and doctors are always discovering new things as it related to human sexuality. Instead of scouring the internet yourself, I took it upon myself to locate the most curious sex facts that can help you feel better about your sex life.

20 Curious Sex Facts You Probably Did Not Know

  1. The inventor of Kellogg’s Cornflakes, Dr. Kellogg, was famous for his anti-masturbation campaigns. He believed a healthy diet of high-calorie carbs would decrease a person’s sexual desires.
  2. Approximately 70% of men refuse to have sex during their girlfriend’s period.
  3. “Nipplegasm” really do exists, which means some women can have an orgasm through nipple stimulation alone.
  4. After fingers and vibrators, women choose candles as a sex toy.
  5. Men who help with household chores (like taking out the trash) also tend to have more sex.
  6. The word “clitoris” is Greek for “divine and goddess-like.”
  7. Researchers found that men who have sex two times or more a week are less likely to die from a heart attack.
  8. People who are into kinky sex are known to be psychologically healthier.
  9. Women over the age of 40 are more likely to experience multiple orgasms than women in their 20s. sex facts
  10. The largest penis on record is 18.9 inches long. Imagine that!
  11. The nerve endings in the clitoris extend out to where the pubic hair grows, which is why dry humping feels so good.
  12. Semen contains chemicals that can help elevate mood, increase affection, induce sleep, and contain at least three anti-depressants.
  13. Alabama and Mississippi have all but banned sex toys and vibrators. A State official says, “There is no fundamental right for a person to buy a device to produce an orgasm.”
  14. The average length of a man’s penis (when erect) is between five and seven inches.
  15. The average amount of time a person spends kissing during their lifetime is 20,160 minutes. That’s 336 hours, 14 days or 2 weeks.
  16. There are approximately 100 million acts of sexual intercourse each day.
  17. The average female orgasm lasts twenty seconds which is fourteen seconds longer than a man’s orgasm.
  18. Male sperm was once used as invisible ink during World War I by British Secret Intelligence Service. They stopped the practice after realizing the horrible smell.
  19. Your body releases an antidiuretic hormone after orgasming. This is why you may not be able to pee right after sex.
  20. When a woman is aroused her vagina can grow and even double in size all thanks to a process called “vaginal tenting.”