You already know sex is an important part of maintaining intimacy in a relationship, but did you know that sex is actually good for your health? It’s true.
WebMD offers up 10 Surprising Health Benefits of Sex worth considering next time you’re tempted to snub your lover. When you’re busy getting busy, your body is working overtime in these 10 positive ways:
Sex reduces prostate cancer risk
Men, you've got a bonafide (pun intended) reason keep nudging for nookie! Australian researchers found that prostate cancer risk was reduced by a third in 20-something men who ejaculated 5 or more times a week. Another study found that older men who experienced 21 or more ejaculations per month also had reduced risk.
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Which health benefit surprised you most?
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