10 interesting facts about the big-O

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10 Things You Didn't Know About Orgasms

Not only are orgasms the most pleasurable feelings known to man but are also the most interesting.

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Size Matters

Size matters: The average penis size that can cause vaginal orgasms is 5.8 inches or longer. Well, it is only true in case of some women. A study says that women who have frequent orgasms are more likely to have it with men with larger penises. It is attributed to the ability of a longer penis to stimulate the entire length of the vagina.  Also Read - Ayurvedic Treatment To Improve Eye Sight: Know How To Make Vision Better As Per Ayurveda, Watch Video

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Vaginal Orgasms

Vaginal orgasms are not real: A study revealed that most women do not orgasm during sexual intercourse and orgasms should not be called vaginal or clitoral orgasms. Effective clitoral stimulation and acts like kissing; touching and non-coital sexual acts can be used to make women orgasm.

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Nipple Orgasms

Women can get breast or nipple orgasms: Breast stimulation in some women is linked to intense pleasure and can lead to an orgasm. This is because, breasts are linked to an area in brain which is associated with pleasure and caressing them releases a hormone called oxytocin which is responsible for sexual excitement.  Also Read - Anxiety In Children With Cancer: How Can It Impact Mental Well-Being?

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Women Cheating

Did you know women who fake orgasms are more likely to cheat on their partners? A study also revealed that 20% of the time women fake orgasms, do so to make their partners feel better.. Also Read - International Day Of Older Persons 2022: 5 Lifestyle Tips For Healthy Aging

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Men Can Fake Orgasms Too

Men can fake orgasms too: In a book called 'Why Men Fake It: The Totally Unexpected Truth,' clinical professor of urology Abraham Morgentaler, says that a third of men fake ejaculation but the reason behind it being love, kindness and sexual insecurity. He also said that it is thought to be physically impossible for men to fake orgasms, it is actually not true and men do fake orgasms but how they do it is kept under wraps.

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Good For Health

Orgasms are good for your health: A study says that the best way to stay healthy is having an orgasm daily. The study also says that a person who is sexually active is more immune to infections. Not only is it a calorie burner but also a great stress buster, making you healthy and fit. Also Read - Are You Diabetic, Above 65 Or Suffering From Asthma? Know How To Save Yourself From The Flu

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A button can induce an orgasm: A new device has been devised that gives a woman an orgasm by the push of a button. This device is smaller than a pack of cigarettes and has electrodes which are attached to the woman's spine and orgasms can be triggered by a remote control.

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Exercise Can Make Women Orgasm

Exercise can make women orgasm: A study says that orgasm is not necessarily a sexual event and an orgasm can be achieved by something most unrelated to the bedroom like biking, spinning, abdominal exercises, rope climbing, etc. The study also said that exercise, along with its numerous health benefits, can also be used as a tool to improve a woman’s sexual health. Also Read - PCOS And Other Related Lifestyle Disorders: How Holistic Living Can Provide A Better Lifestyle?

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Lesbians Get More Orgasms

Lesbian women have more orgasms than straight women: A research at the Indiana University says that lesbians experience orgasms 75 percent of the time, whereas straight women experience it only 62 percent of the time and bisexual women only 58 percent of the time. The research explains this by saying that as lesbians are more familiar with the female body, they are better able to induce orgasms in their female partners.